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Sorry stupid question but essential for a ginger!

  • thegingerbi-

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    Alas i am a red head and tend to become a crispy critter in the sun.

    Does anyone know if i will be able to get high factor sun screen in vietnam or do i need to stock up before i go?


    #1 Posted: 5/5/2008 - 19:32

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  • CatBa

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    5th March, 2007
    Posts: 349

    Posted from within Vietnam.

    Best to bring your own - not too many products over here.

    And if you use contact lens - bring fluid; tampons are scarce over here, so bring a supply of these too.

    Most everything else is available in local stores and supermarkets - even Green Tea flavoured toothpaste.

    They have a great smelling Japanese anti-mosquito cream called Soufell - onlyUSD$2 for a large one - at pharmacies here.

    #2 Posted: 6/5/2008 - 01:59

  • thegingerbi-

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    Posts: 23

    Thanks Catba

    I think I'll give the green tea toothpaste a miss though!

    #3 Posted: 6/5/2008 - 15:21

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