Immediate tipsto treat insect bites mosquitoes, wasps etc. If you are bitten,consider these natural substances to soothe the irritation.
- Eat asparagus and your sweat will develop an odor that repels insects.
Apply lemon oil to your skin.
Aloe vera has extraordinary powers of soothing skin disorders. It is available in forms for both internal and external application in most health and beauty stores. If you have one of these amazing plants growing at home, cut the tip off one of the leaves (the leaf will heal itself). Apply the pulp and juice to the itching or swollen area.
Lightly boiled cabbage or leek makes an excellent analgesic poultice.
Plantain also works well. Cut it and rub it to get to the juice then apply it to the affected area.