How to Make Cream Ointment?

Answer Make your own cream ointment at home. Many commercial ointments contain chemicals and preservatives that have no purpose in soothing and healing skin. Homemade cream ointments contain antiseptic an... Read More »

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How do you make effective burn cream/ointment?

The most effective burn treatment is mustard. Any type will do. Stops pain, prevents blistering. Have used it for years successfully, and recommended it to friends and family.

Difference Between Cream & Ointment?

Creams and ointments help keep your skin healthy. Although both of these topical medications seem similar, they actually have different properties and benefits. To determine the best medication f... Read More »

The Difference Between Gel, Cream, and Ointment?

Products like cream, ointment and gel are all effective at treating skin problems. Although they sometimes have similar ingredients, the amount of each ingredient varies by product. Cream, gel and ... Read More »

What is the difference between an antibiotic ointment and cream?

The cream is water based and soaks into the skin faster but doesn't occlude the wound from the air. Which helps the healing process along a bit faster. The ointment is petroleum based and occludes ... Read More »