According to Mayo Clinic, “Mosquito bites are the itchy bumps that appear after mosquitos use their mouthparts to puncture your skin and feed on your blood. Most mosquito bites are harmless, but occasionally a mosquito bite causes a large area of swelling, soreness and redness.”
The best way to deal with mosquito bites is to prevent them in the first place with natural repellents.
We have a remedy that can help relieve the itchiness and pain associated with mosquito bites:
Apple cider vinegar, known as cider vinegar or ACV, is a type of vinegar made by crushing apples and squeezing out the liquid.
ACV has long been used as for its medicinal properties dating back to 400 B.C., when Hippocrates used it to treat his patients.
AVC is considered to be a potent remedy for illnesses and overall health.
This remedy will help relieve the irritation, itching, or pain associated with mosquito bites. Give it a try!
Mosquito Bite Reliever
What you need:
- First aid tape
- Organic Apple Cider Vinegar
- Cotton balls
- Soak cotton ball in organic apple cider vinegar
- Apply to affected area
- Tape cotton ball to the area and keep it on until itching or irritation is gone
Note: Always consult your health practitioner if you are changing your diet or incorporating apple cider vinegar for the first time, as it may interact with other medications and drugs.
- 1. Staff, Mayo Clinic. “Mosquito Bites.” Mayo Clinic. Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research, 24 Oct. 2012. Web. 17 July 2013.