How to treat Bedbug Bites


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Bedbugs... nasty beings... feeding off from us. Even if you think you don't think you'll need this info, It's always better to know a little more about them, in order to be prepared. Just in case, don't you think?

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How to treat Bedbug Bites

  1. 1. How to treat Bedbug Bites If you dont get rid of the bedbug, better treat your bedbug bites. The bite canrange to severity. Some doesnt notice the bite while others has already suffering fromallergic reactions. Some treat it with baking soda and water by pasting it on theinfected skin where bite seen. Be sure that the bite is washed with water and soap.Make a thick sticky paste with water and baking soda to stick it on the affected area.Let the paste stand until completely dry and stand it for hours and gently wash thepaste off and dry. There are natural remedies to treat bedbug bites. The aloe vera gelis the most effective to treat the bites because aloe vera contains anti fungal andantibiotic properties. Just simply cut the aloe vera leaves and apply the juice on thebite area. Calamine lotion offers protection on the skin, it dries out the bites andpromotes healing and calmness. You can rinse bedbug bites through cold water. This water gets out a sting thatcauses itching. Also apply ice on the affected area. The ice decreases inflammationand stop your desire to scratch the bites. Press the ice cube on the affected area forseveral minutes and throughout the day for relief of itching. You can also wrap an iceon the cloth to create a coolness effect. Add the powdered oatmeal to the lukewarmbath and soak the bites to reduce itchy and skin irritations. To relieve the discomfortand itchiness of bedbug bites, mix equal parts of baking soda and salt with enoughwater to make paste. Do you know that Alka Zelter is also a cure? Dip a cotton ballinto the glass of water containing two tablets of Alka Seltzer and apply to the bites.Take note that if you have an allergy to aspirin, do not use this. There is a wild plant known to cure or treat bedbug bites like, Plantain- thisplant is usually found on parking lots, driveways and playgrounds. The paste of thisplant can be applied directly to the swollen areas. This is very useful in reducingitching and swelling. The powder of potato root can also treat with the use of clay.Tea tree oil is an antibacterial and antiseptic property. Some people avoid the tea treeoil to treat bedbug bites due to its bad smell. The oak and maple leaves can be chewedas fresh herb. The chewed parts are to be put on the swollen areas also. Lavender oilis also good on this kind of bites. If you dont want to be treated, be sure that there isno bedbugs on your house, so that you will not suffering from this bites of thiscreatures. Familiarize yourself on how to avoid bedbug bites by examine always yourroom and be aware during travelling. Make sure when travelling that you are notstaying on the place where there is bug infested.Get More Info At...Bedbug bites