There are a lot of different skin conditions and it may be difficult to recognize or to treat them efficiently.
When in doubt, don’t hesitate to ask your pharmacist, he or she can give you advice on your individual needs.
SERVICES FROM YOUR PHARMACIST
Several services* related to skin health are offered in pharmacy:
- Vaccination and treatment against shingles.
- Medication prescription to treat cold sores, mouth ulcers and acnee.
*These services are offered at participating pharmacies only.
PREVENTION & TREATMENT OF SHINGLES
If you’ve had chickenpox, you could be among the ones who contract shingles. Rapid treatment, especially within the first three days of getting shingles, can reduce the duration and severity of the illness.
PRESCRIPTION RIGHT AWAY!
Your pharmacist can prescribe medication on the spot for minor health conditions if your personal situation requires it.
ADVICE ON OTC MEDICATION
If you don’t know which over-the-counter medication to choose to relieve your symptoms, don’t be shy to ask your pharmacist!
Did you know you can get vaccinated against Shingles? The virus that causes chickenpox stays in your body and can reactivate at any time during your life.