- Health & Wellbeing
- First Aid
Suncream is important all year round, but especially during Summer. Even when all you can see are clouds in the sky, SPF is essential to protect your skin. Find out more about the importance of SPF in one of our recent blogs here.
Applying SPF every day will ensure that your holiday is not interrupted with pain and discomfort from sun damage. Shop suncreams in store or online at Phelans Pharmacy here.
If you do manage to get some sunburn on your trip, you may want some instant relief. Burn Gel is great to soothe burns, scalds and sunburn. It also promotes healing so you can get back to enjoying your staycation in no time.
If you suffer from Hay Fever symptoms, it might be a good idea to bring tablets or a nasal spray with you on your staycation. Don't let Hay Fever get in the way of your holiday and be prepared. Always consult the Patient Information Leaflet before using these medicines.
Hand Sanitiser is now a staple in most of our handbags, cars and homes and it should be on your staycation. Stay safe and bring hand sanitizer with you as you explore.
Deal with minor injuries quickly by having a first aid kit to hand. We stock travel kits and mini kits here at Phelans Pharmacy and these are perfect for on the go.
Wet wipes are very convenient for on the go cleansing or cleaning up any spills. The Seni Care Wet Wipes are created for sensitive skin and skin prone to allergies.
Keep those bugs at bay by bringing an insect repellant with you on your staycation. And if you have already been bitten, sting relief is fantastic to soothe any itching. This is also great to ease discomfort from nettle stings. Jungle Formula is a great addition to any first aid kit. Calamine Lotion is also great for skin irritations and sun burn.
With these Staycation Essentials in your bag, you will be free to enjoy yourself as you explore this beautiful country. Now we just need the sun to come back...