Mosquito bites form itchy red bumps on the skin where they pricked you. They are really annoying and sometimes can be painful. It’s very important not to scratch as to prevent from an infection, but this can be really hard to do.
We have listed a few remedies using natural items to help relieve itchy and get rid of those pesky red bumps.
Banana Peels for Itchiness
Use the inside of a banana peel to soothe the itch and help reduce redness on the skin.
Onion or Lemon Slice
Use a fresh slice of onion, or lemon to help take the sting out of a bite.
ACV Bite Itch Relief
Add a few drops of apple cider vinegar to your bites as the acidity in the ACV has anti-itch benefits.
Baking Soda + Water Solution
Mix 1 teaspoon baking soda and water together and apply directly to the bite. The alkaline solution eases itch and reduces redness.
Lavender Essential Oil on Bites
For a real simple and quick anti-itch relief, just add a drop of lavender essential oil to soothe pain and inflammation. Really simple and there’s no mess or clean up.