A late spring and extra precipitation this year
will help create a bumper crop of poison ivy and oak. Look for the
toxic plants to flourish when the warm weather settles in. Be on
the lookout for leaves us three and remember to let them be.
The best thing a person can do to help prevent the rash of poison
ivy, oak and sumac is to be able to identify the plants so you can
either avoid the foliage all together or, at the very least, know
that you've been exposed.
If your plant identification skills fail you, or you are
ambushed by a hidden patch of ivy, you can count on our Tecnu®
cleansers specifically designed to remove the rash-causing oil,
While Tecnu® Original
Extreme® are both great products to have on hand when it comes
to poison oak, ivy or sumac, they do serve different purposes.
Tecnu® Original is great for use on skin, clothing, tools, gear,
& pets, and can also be used without water. Tecnu Extreme® on
the other hand, is the superior choice to cleanse your entire body
by gently exfoliating to remove urushiol (rash-causing oil) in just
With Tecnu® you can keep the adventure going without fear of the
Until next time,
Live life. Get outdoors.™