Re: [tomato] Hot Pepper Hands--Update

Joy Williams (
Thu, 12 Aug 1999 12:12:45 -0700

Doreen, I had no luck with aloe, even fresh stuff.  What finally worked for
me was a paste made of borax and water.

At 11:04 AM 8/12/99 -0500, you wrote:

>What did finally work--after almost 24 hours of misery--was aloe vera gel,
>which I bought at a local health food store.  It really does work.  I got
>instant relief.  As far as peeling that many hot peppers again--forget it!!