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This is one of my favorite tips that I've shared with InStyle. If you can't get to your dermatologist for a cortisone shot to shrink an itchy bug bite or to calm a tender acne blemish, you can DIY a cortisone shot... without the shot: 1) Cover the spot with a steroid cream like hydrocortisone 1%. 2) Seal it in with a waterproof bandage like Nexcare. 3) Leave it on overnight, or all day if you prefer. 4) Et voila! {cc: @PeaceLoveLipgloss who asked me for a quick fix for summer bug bites…

Smother a zit with hydrocortisone? Sherber "Before bed, slather on the anti-inflammatory cream, then seal it in with a waterproof bandage. "This intensifies the potency, so the next morning the pimple will be smaller and less red.