How to Treat a Mosquito Bite

Mosquito bites are very common and very annoying. Relieve the itching and swelling with some common household products.

You will need

  • Ice
  • Baking soda
  • Cotton balls
  • Apple cider vinegar
  • Toothpaste
  • Aloe
  • Salt
  • Calamine lotion
  • Bar of soap

Step 1 Apply ice Apply an ice cube to the bite to help relieve the itch.

Step 2 Mix a solution Mix a pasty solution of baking soda and water and apply to the affected area.

Step 3 Rub on apple cider vinegar Dampen a cotton ball with apple cider vinegar and rub it onto the mosquito bite to help relieve the itching.

Step 4 Apply toothpaste Apply flavored toothpaste to the mosquito bite to quickly eliminate the itching sensation.

Step 5 Apply aloe Rub aloe onto the affected area to help stop the itch and to help heal the area.

Step 6 Add salt Rub a saltwater solution directly onto the mosquito bite.

Step 7 Apply calamine lotion Apply calamine lotion to a baby’s mosquito bite to help relieve the itch and swelling.

Step 8 Rub soap Rub a dry bar of soap over the mosquito bite. At least one of these solutions should stop your itching in no time!

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