Top 10 Home Remedies for Mosquito Bites
If you happen to live in an area where mosquitoes are invading and will not spare your skin, then you already know how disturbingly painful the scratch can get. Not only you can get a disease via their bites, but also that might end up with terrible complications and sometimes death. You should be very careful and knowing the following home remedies would only help you. So next time you would feel like scratching that little red dot that a mosquito left you with, just remember to use some of the following remedies to stop it. This way you would sooth your pain and you would also save some money on over the counter medicine. The following are some natural and home remedies that happen to work.
#1. Milk and water
Mix the two liquids in a glass and dip a cloth inside. Gently pass with the dipped cloth over the places where you have mosquito bites. Rub gently. It would sooth the pain and the urge for scratching will be gone.
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It would be enough just one ice cube for passing over the painful stop. The ice is a well-known cure for swollen skin spots. Just stick the ice cube over the spot and hold there for a while.
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Even though it has strong smell, the vinegar can be very helpful for soothing your painful mosquito bite. Dip a cotton ball in vinegar and press it over the bitten spot. Vinegar would remove the scratching sensation and kill any bacteria. If you have several mosquito bites, then fill your tube with hot water and add a few table spoons of vinegar, then lie inside and let the water with vinegar do the miracle.
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#4. Tea bag
Whether it would be chamomile or green tea, the tea bag, especially cold is a good way to sooth the painful spot. The scratching would disappear, and the swelling will go low.
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