Re: How long until you get relief?
I would not even worry about a swollen finger.
Originally Posted by ruthiesbees
A local reaction will go away on its own in 2-3 days and is only a minor nuisance, if that, in the grand scheme of events.
Local reaction is common and normal (unlike systemic reaction).
Besides, who walks around with a bottle of apple vinegar in a pocket everywhere (just in case) - mostly nobody.
It is never there when you need it.
I got five bee yards to run between and traps all over, to remember of yet another little thing.
Former "smoker boy". Classic, square 12 frame Dadants >> Long hive/Short frame/chemical-free experimentations.