Quick Home Remedies For Insect Bites
Honey has powerful antimicrobial properties that help relieve the itchy sensation and also prevent infections. Take a clean cloth or cotton ball, dip in honey and apply it to the affected parts.
A mixture of apple cider vinegar and lemon juice can be applied to the affected area with a cotton ball.
Aloe Vera gel is a very effective natural antiseptic in the treatment of insect bites. Take a fresh aloe vera leaf, simply cut it off and rub it on the affected area to reduce swelling, pain and itching.
Onions contain enzymes that help break down inflammatory compounds. Cut an onion slice and rub it on the affected part.
Another ingredient used to treat insect bites is baking soda. Take a teaspoon of baking soda and add a few drops of water, mix well until it makes a paste. Apply this paste gently to the affected area, leave it on for a few minutes and rinse with lukewarm water.
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