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Re: [IP] Alcohol - to use or not to use?



I use alcohol also and I am not sure what the original issue was with using
alcohol.  Can someone explain?

Billie

"Natalie A. Sera" wrote:

> I use alcohol, because it dissolves the oil from my skin, and then the tape
> adheres better. I DO wait for it to dry, but it doesn't take long -- I fan
> it with my hand, and as soon as it stops feeling cool, it's dry.
>
> I've been pumping for a little over 3 years now, and have not noticed any
> problems. I've NEVER gotten any alcohol below my skin that I can tell -- and
> I don't have any absorption problems anywhere.
>
> JMO,
>
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> Natalie A. Sera, with all her ducks in a row!
> Type Weird, pumping!
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> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Norbert Mayer-Wittmann" <email @ redacted>
> To: <email @ redacted>
> Sent: Thursday, April 11, 2002 12:40 AM
> Subject: [IP] Alcohol - to use or not to use?
>
> > Well, let me qualify my statement:
> >
> > IF you have a LOT of spare time, and don't mind sitting or standing around
> > until each very last microdroplet of alcohol has evaporated, then you
> might
> > consider using alcohol. (plan on waiting a long time)
> >
> > A little eensy teensie wee little bit of alcohol UNDER your skin will not
> > only hurt but also ruin that site for further use.
> >
> > My advice is: Don't do it. But I'm no "health care professional"  - is
> > there a health care professional on the site?
> >
> > :-)
> >
> > See ya,
> >
> > Norbert
> >
> > "Emily M. Wefelmeyer" schrieb:
> >
> > > Why are you not supposed to use alcohol?  I was told to use it b/c I
> > > have extremely sensitive skin....
> > >
> > > Thanks,
> > > Emily
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