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Fusion Salon and Spa
(508) 949-3593
131 E. Main Street
Webster, MA
Services
Haircut / Style, Manicures, Hair Color, Pedicures, Highlights / Lowlights, Facials, Color Correction, Microdermabrasion, Permanents, Massage, Body Waves, Body Wraps, Permanent Straightening, Body Treatments, Up – do's, Spa Packages, Special Occasions, Hair Removal, Bridal Services, Make Up, Hair Extensions, Make Up Application

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Target
(860) 412-1283
2177 Killingly Cmns
Dayville, CT
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

Generations Herbal Apothecary & Gift Shop
(508) 987-3310
250 Main Street
Oxford, MA

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Rob Roy Hair Salon
(508) 949-0103
279 Main St
Webster, MA

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Phillip's Unisex Beauty Salon
(508) 987-1457
222 Main St
Oxford, MA

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Target
(508) 865-3116
70 Worcester Providence Tpke #100
Millbury, MA
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

Target
(508) 852-3094
529 Lincoln St
Worcester, MA
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

David's Styling
(508) 765-5535
98 Hamilton St
Southbridge, MA

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Elite Hair Design
(508) 943-0450
72 E Main St
Webster, MA

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Hair Quarters
(508) 885-9658
148 Main St
Spencer, MA

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Advice for helping kids avoid insect bites this summer

Advice for helping kids avoid insect bites this summer

James Dunsford

Proper use of bug spray is effective in helping kids avoid mosquito and other bug bitesBugs like mosquitoes and ticks can be a common summertime health risk for fathers and their kids, especially since many are spending more time outside.

Consumer Reports magazine recently tested some of the most popular insect repellents on the market. According to WebMD, the magazine is recommending six different repellents to reduce the risk of bug bites. They are: Off Deep Woods Sportsmen II, Cutter Backwoods Unscented, Off Family Care Smooth and Dry, 3M Ultrathon Insect Repellent, Repel Plant Based Lemon Eucalyptus and Natrapel 8-Hour with picaridin.

Many of these contain DEET, a chemical that can be dangerous in high concentrations. However, the American Academy of Pediatrics advises parents to use products with no more than 30 percent concentration of DEET on their kids. (Insect repellents aren't advised for use on babies under two months, either.)

Experts say parents should follow package directions when using insect repellent on their kids, avoiding spraying them on the face and in the eyes, mouth, nose or on cuts. Fathers should apply repellents to their kids' faces by spraying them on their hands first.

Other ways to avoid insect bites include staying indoors at dawn and dusk, wearing light-colored, loose-fitting clothing when outdoors, avoiding scented products that attract mosquitoes, eliminating standing water in your yard, wearing hats and pants...

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