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Natural Home Remedies for Insect Bites

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Insect Bites: 

• Stings and bites from insects are common 

• In some cases, the infection caused by the bites can be life threatening

Symptoms to look for: 

• Redness of the skin 

• Swelling 

• Minor pain 

• Itching


• Allergic reaction to the entry of venom through the bites or stings

Natural home remedy using basil leaves and turmeric powder: 

1. Crush a handful of basil leaves to make a paste 

2. Add 2 tsp of turmeric powder 

3. Mix well 

4. Apply on the infected area

Natural home remedy using onion: 

• For bee stings:

1. Take some onion slices 

2. Place them on the bee sting 

3. Hold or tape it for 1 hr

Natural home remedy using baking soda: 

• For bee stings:

1. Make a paste of baking soda and water 

2. Apply on the affected area

Tips: To prevent mosquito bites: 

Apply margosa or mustard oil over the body This acts as a natural mosquito repellent

In case of a bee sting: 

Remove the stinger at the earliest This will prevent the entry of venom in the body

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