You know those annoying reddish swellings you wake
up to most nights? Yes, Mosquito bites! What if we told
you that you could get rid of them as soon as you
We all know those annoying reddish swellings you wake
up to most nights. Mosquito bites! Yes! Those
swellings can be as annoying as the insects
themselves, if not more.
We usually can’t stop itching and end up leaving scars
on our beautiful skin. What if we told you that you
could get rid of them as soon as you notice them, right
there in your very home?
The most important part though is to try as hard as
possible, not to scratch it, no matter how badly you
want to. You must remember to cover up if
mosquitoes are completely unavoidable.
As preventive measures, make use of insecticides,
repellents, and mosquitoes nets, as is to your
5 remedies for mosquito bites
Salt: Make a paste of salt and water, apply to affected
area, leave for 3 minutes. Rinse off with Lukewarm
Ice : simply apply ice to affected areas.
Alcohol: Dab some alcohol unto a swab of cotton wool.
Apply to affected area. Thus might stung a bit at first,
but relief is almost instant.
Aleovera: Cut out the meaty portion of the aloe vera
stalk, squeeze the paste into a container. Keep in the
refrigerator to cool then apply on the affected area.
Rinse off with cold water.
Toothpaste : Pepper mint toothpastes work best for this
method. Simply apply a small amount of toothpaste on
the affected area. Leave it to dry out for about 10
minutes then rinse off with lukewarm water.