Share on Facebook Print New methods of cannabis consumption are bringing us further away from the notion that marijuana belongs solely in a bong or joint — or that it has to get you high, for that matter. Cannabis-infused topicals are an example of how new modes of consumption are revolutionizing perceptions of marijuana as their accessibility, safety, and efficacy invite even the most unlikely patrons into the world of medical cannabis. What are topicals? Topicals are cannabis-infused lotions, balms, and oils that are absorbed through the skin for localized relief of pain , soreness, and inflammation.
Diagnosis Treatment If the substance causing your contact dermatitis can be identified and avoided, your symptoms should improve and may even clear up completely. There are a number of treatments to help ease your symptoms if it's not possible for you to avoid the substance causing them. A pharmacist will be able to recommend treatments like emollients moisturisers , which you rub on your skin to stop it becoming dry. Find your nearest pharmacy Avoiding the cause One of the most important steps in treating contact dermatitis is identifying and avoiding the allergens or irritants that affect you. If you can successfully avoid or reduce your exposure to the cause, you should not experience any symptoms. If you're exposed to irritants as part of your job, wear protective clothing to minimise any contact.