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I hate getting stung by nettles. But there is a cure for stings. It is the simple dock leaf from the dock or rumex plant.

Above me is a Nettle Plant DO NOT rub this on your skin!

This instructable is all about that simple remedy. 

READ ON!

Step 1: Step 1

Grab some dock leaves!

They can be found everywhere.

Step 2: Step 2

Tear them up and roll them into a ball/oval shape with your hands.

Step 3: Step 3

Finally, apply to the sting area (not to hard!) soon you shall have sweet relief!

This is in the Home Remedies Contest so please vote!
Hi, should the line read "ABOVE me is a nettle plant"?
Thanks, I've changed it now
Great tip.. Odd as It sounds (even to Me). When I was about 10 years old I grew up along the head waters of the Clarks Fork river. There were some large patches of Nettles within a little 200' walk to them. An Uncle told Me if I'd start slow, "just a hand and part of an arm and work up, I'd become resistant to Nettles. I started increasing more skin till I could walk around in them in swim trunks and have on important ill effects. I have been resistant to Nettles since, I'm 65. True "not recommended" Story.
Thank you so much! I get nettles a lot.
Sword fern works well too. All you need to do it get some and rub it on
Ouch, I hate that getting stung by nettles. Thanks for teaching me how to releave it
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