Alphacura BodyGUARD is a poison ivy treatment and poison oak cure. Quick and very effective, BodyGuard relieves the pain and discomfort of Poison Ivy Poison Oak and Poison Sumac in minutes and speeds healing significantly.
BodyGuard was developed and is made by Alphacura Laboratories It's composed of certain combinations of phytosterols, producing a natural 100% herbal remedy that very effectively treats and heals skin infected with poisonous plant resins, like those of Poison Oak, Poison Ivy and Sumac plants.
Phytosterols are a naturally occurring class of compounds found in the cells and membranes of plants. Phytosterols also known as plant sterols are to a degree the plants immune system.
TESTED AND PROVEN
In the Spring of 2000. The California Department of Forestry conducted extensive testing of Alphacura BodyGuard in the Santa Cruz County Ranger unit. This part of the state is totally infested with poison oak. After this season of testing, the Battalion Chief found that Alphacura BodyGuard worked better than any other product they had used before.
Not only did it give quick lasting relief, but it substantially reduced down-time from the rashes caused by poison oak.
Agencies that approved and use Alphacura BodyGUARD: U.S. Forest Service, U.S. Bureau of Land Management, Georgia Bureau of Forestry, California Department of Forestry, California Conservation Corps, Los Angeles Co. Fire Department, Palo Alto, Calif. Fire Department. have tested Alphacura BodyGUARD competitively in the field and have classified it superior to any other product and specify it for use on poison oak, ivy, sumac & burns.
Three years of research and development provides a real remedy for Poison Oak, Poison Ivy and Poison Sumac called BodyGuard. At some time after contact with the skin, Urushiol starts severe inflammation with intolerable itching and a vesicular eruption which destroys the outer skin.
TREATMENT Treatment for Urushoil exposure should begin as soon as possible. Urushoil can penetrate the skin pores within ten minutes. The faster its treated, the less damage will be done and the sooner healing begins.
After contact with Urushoil, it is generally advised to wash the affected areas with soap and cold water to remove theoil. Hot water causes the pores to open allowing the oil to be absorbed.
Directions for use: Using Alphacura BodyGuard spray applicator, apply a light mist covering to the affected skin, two or three times a day. Allow to dry before covering the area with clothing. Wear light cotton clothing, keep well ventilated, avoid rubbing and pressure. Sterile gauze can be used to protect the area. Once the area is cleansed and Alphacura BodyGuard is applied, do not apply any other product.
BodyGuard Poison Oak, Poison Ivy Remedy - 2 fl oz (60 ml)