How To Treat Bug Bites With Herbs

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We all get bug bites every once in a while. Most of the time they aren’t very serious. If it’s a spider bite, then you know it should be taken care of immediately. You should be very careful of spider bites. Other bug bites just need a little first-aid attention. It is best to use herbs in order to treat bug bites. Here are some herbs along with the purpose they serve for your bites.

If there is inflammation, use aloe vera gel to get rid of it. Make sure that it’s not serious though, because you may need to go to an emergency room if the bite if from a spider or tick and it becomes inflamed.

Pour citronella oil on your light bulbs inside the house and outside of the house. This will kill any bugs that are attracted to the lights. This is a prevention method.

Tea tree oil is used to help keep infection away. You want to make sure it doesn’t get infected. If your bite becomes infected with bacteria, it could become serious. You may get fever, swelling, inflammation. You don’t want this to happen because it makes you sick. Use tea tree oil to prevent infection.

To help your bite heal very quickly, apply comfrey lotion. It can heal your skin tissues and help your wound heal much faster.

If you are going camping or if you will be outside for a while, use calendula cream in order to naturally repel bugs from your body. This will prevent you getting bitten.

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