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Scabies UNF Jacksonville Dorm

Because we have an office and warehouse in Jacksonville, FL, we though it would be a good idea to write a little about the recent Scabies Outbreak at UNF Jacksonville Florida.

When a scabies mite  breakout occurs in a college dorm building where people are in close contact or proximity to each other, it is a bit of an emergency to get the word out and educate people on how to avoid the spread or how to manage the scabies should you discover that you have become affected with the scabies mite. If just 10 people are passing scabies mites around affects thousands of people in the end. It is very important to be educated and prepared.

Scabies is an itchy bumpy skin issue that is caused by a tiny mite who burrows in the skin called Sarcoptes scabiei.  Extremely intense itching will occur in the area where the mite burrows. Often the need to scratch may be stronger at night. Losing sleep affects the immune system, and some people become affected mentally as well as physically.  

Scabies is contagious and can spread quickly through close person-to-person contact in a family, child care group, school class, nursing home or prison. Because scabies spreads so easily, health care providers often recommend treating the entire family or any close contacts.

There are very effective natural ways to deal with scabies mites, and it is important to realize that the standard in care, permethrin is highly toxic and not very effective. Permethrin is the drug of choice prescription written by a Dr. for the treatment of scabies. Topical permethrin should be administered every 2-3 days for 1-2 weeks to treat crusted scabies. This means covering every inch of your body with a highly toxic drug that penetrates into your body. Permethrin is highly toxic to cats especially, and in a scientific study, Permethrin exposure affected neurobehavior and cellular characterization in rats’ brains. A simple google search about the toxicity will reveal much information.

Moving on to a more natural solution, our natural based scabies mites skin products and the educational instruction information we send with every product will get you a much better result than the toxic alternative, and your animals will be safer.  We have sold hundreds of thousands of scabies skin care kits to the general public for the past 7 years and our customers get results. Period.  

The ingredient percentages and meticulously formulated blends are the reason why we get results and give relief quickly to our customers.  The scabies mites have cycles, they have patterns, and we know all about it.  For instance, once they are in your skin, they are busy mating and laying eggs that will produce more scabies in 4-5 weeks.  This is the main reason why permethrin does not work. What permethrin does do is cause dryness, irritation, inhalation safety concerns and future toxicity health concerns.

UNF Jacksonville is just one college dorm, just one breakout that happens constantly all throughout the world on a daily basis. Catching it and pre treating yourself BEFORE you realize you have the scabies mite infestation is perhaps the smartest thing you can do. Why wait? Get started on a few basic skin and scalp products that can bring you mental peace and help prevent the infestation or to minimize the capability of the scabies mites to affect you at all.

If you think you have been exposed to scabies then here are a few things to start doing right away.

Clean, vacuum, wipe.

Your bed sheets, pillow goes in the dryer on high heat every day, your cell phone is cleaned with alcohol daily, hair bushes and combs sprayed with alcohol and placed in a freezer for a day at a time.  Hats are washed and then dried on high head, same for headbands etc. Don't forget any cloth in your home or car seats. We provide you with easy to follow, extensive instructions when you purchase any of our products.

Shower and skin care routine:  The following 4 products will help get you started in preventing the scabies or in killing them off should you already have the infestation.

Tea Tree Peppermint Shampoo

Tea Tree Spray Toner

Sulfur Cream

Sulfur Soap Bar

Our 8 piece kit is with every penny if you have the scabies and they are actively driving you crazy. It will kill them and their eggs. Better than that, you will get sleep at night, which will boost your immune system so that you can fight this problem even more effectively.

Eat well, hydrate, and be sure you are getting Vitamin D, Zinc and garlic in your weekly routine.  These are immune boosting supplements and the scabies mites hate zinc as well as garlic.

Write to us here if you have questions, we are here to help! info@skinfoodfix.com

 

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