Stop scratching and treat mosquito bites naturally!

Mosquito’s bitesare the indicator of warm summers, most mosquito bites are harmless but cause complications. Mosquitos are attracted to human blood. The bite which might not appear until later.  Creates a bump that is typically swollen, itchy and sore.

Stop scratching and treat mosquito bites naturally!

Image Credits: Pinterest.com

Mosquitoes can carry diseases, although the likelihood of being infected a mosquito depends largely on where you live. So if you have the mosquito bite and it develops hive, difficulty in breathing, swollen throat contact to your doctor immediately.

Sometime if a person is bitten for the first time they won’t have a response. This is because their body hasn’t formulated repose to the foreign invader. So when an irritating bite appears, it’s good to know what remedies work to ease the itchiness.

Crushed ice

Cold temperature and ice can reduce inflammation; the ice also numbs the skin for a while to give short term relief. Don’t leave the ice directly on your bite for more than five minutes as it can damage the skin. You can also put a barrier, such as a washcloth, between your skin and the ice so you can leave the ice on the bite longer.

Aloe Vera

A common household plant aloe vera has many uses beyond shelf decoration. The gel has been shown to have anti-inflammatory properties, and can help to heal minor wounds or calm infections. That’s why it may be a good bet for healing a bug bite, too. To try this, cut open a small section of the plant. Apply the plant’s gel to the area that’s irritated. Let it dry, and apply again as needed.

Baking Soda

Baking soda is easily available in every kitchen and has several uses- from breaking bread to clearing drains. Make a paste with baking soda and water. Apply it on the bite and leave it for few minutes before washing it off. Baking soda and water an alkaline solution, which neutralize the pH level of the skin to provide skin relief.

Essential oils

If you have the tea tree oil in your house than it’s good for the mosquito bite. Tea tree oil has the natural antiseptic properties which relief the itching. Lavender oil also has the healing properties you can apply it on the mosquito bites. Only dab of lavender oil can reduce the swelling and discomfort.

Honey

Honey is nature’s finest work, it has the antibacterial and antiseptic properties that helps to heal the wounds. Honey helps to heal the inflammation and can also help in prevent infection. Don’t wear outside, though because honey’s sugar can attract more mosquitoes.

Tea bag

Green and black tea’s anti swelling effect may not just be useful for swollen eyes. Tea’s anti-inflammation effects may help with the swelling, soak a tag bag in hot water and then put it into the fridge. Apply the cold tea bag on the mosquito bite to ease the itchiness.

Basil

The fragrant basil plant is a key ingredient of many food recipes. But is also helpful in mosquito bite remedy. Studies suggest that the chemical compound eugenol, which is found basil is useful in reliving in itching.

To make a basil rub, boil 2 cups of water and add half an ounce of dried basil leaves. Leave the mixture to steep until it’s cool. Then dip a washcloth into the liquid, and rub it gently on your mosquito bites.

Vinegar

Apple cider vinegar is a natural remedy to treat many medical conditions. From infection to blood glucose problem. So if you have an itchy bite dab a vinegar on it. The vinegar help in reduce the itching and burning sensation.  If you have many bites, dilute 2 cups of vinegar in a tepid bath and soak for 20 minutes. (A hot bath may make itching worse.

Refrence links:

Why mosquito bites itch

18 home cures for mosquito bite itch

Home remedies for mosquito bites

 

Tags: 

Recent Dr. Scabies Articles


Dr. Scabies® Natural Plant Extracts If you suspect that you or your family member has scabies, you should treat it right away. If you need more information about Dr. Scabies® products, here are some helpful links:

Don't Wait! Treat Scabies Now!



20% August-Only Promo! Limited Time Discount! Use promo code: AUG20OFF
Order Now
Today Only - No Minimum! Free Shipping Available

The material contained on this website (www.DrScabies.com), including information on natural remedies, homeopathy, and alternative medicine, is for informational purposes only. It is not intended as a substitute for medical professional help or advice but is to be used only as an aid in understanding current knowledge about homeopathy and scabies. Health care professionals should always be consulted for any health problem or medical condition. The active ingredients of Dr. Scabies Treatment formulas are officially monographed in the "Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia of The United States.

The active ingredients of Dr. Scabies Treatment formulas are officially monographed in the "Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia of The United States."