This post is exciting because I've found multiple DIY recipes and remedies that are helping me managing a variety of bug bites!
I seem to be a regular bug magnet, and if that wasn't bad enough, I also react to some types of but bites. (Keep reading and you'll find a link that talks about "Skeeter Syndrome".) I get bites when other people don't even notice any bugs. Fleas will leave me with multiple when others in the family barely notice they were there. Some bites (like from midget flies) turn into awful welts that drive me crazy for an entire week at a time.
Needless to say, I've been searching for natural ways to deal with these pesky reactions. After compiling recipes and links for a couple years, I've recently tried out even more great finds. Now I'm privileged to share my favorites with you in BHS Blog's current series on Herbal First Aid.
So, click to read a nice selections of wonderfully soothing, relief giving ideas for
- A Christian Herbal has a nice info-graphic for Naturally Treating Summer Ailments.
- There's also a neat Itchy-Stick for Bug Bite Relief at The Nerdy Farm Wife. (I especially love her idea of using an old tin can for the bee's wax melting!)
- Find these bite remedies, plus natural DIY bug sprays on my pinboard: Bugs!
What do you do for bug bites? Have any other ideas you can share with us?
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