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Itchy Bug Bite

More than likely I got it yesterday when we were having fun outside, but I have a bug bite on my foot. Probably from a mosquito. It itches like crazy. I've already put on "After Bite" and that didn't seem to do anything.

There has to be some homemade remedy to stop this itching...right?

 
AllAboutKeeley

Asked by AllAboutKeeley at 12:17 PM on May. 31, 2011 in Home & Garden

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Answers (16)
  • baking soda and water - mix it like a paste and apply :)
    maxsmom11807

    Answer by maxsmom11807 at 12:20 PM on May. 31, 2011

  • I use calydryl lotion - it's OTC, not too expensive and isn't pink. That stuff works wonderfully.
    Dr.Donna

    Answer by Dr.Donna at 12:24 PM on May. 31, 2011

  • Do you have a facial mask around the house? Put some of the mask on it. The mask will pull the toxins out, and cut back on the itching.
    pookiekins34

    Answer by pookiekins34 at 12:22 PM on May. 31, 2011

  • witch hazel. that is what my mother told me to put on my daughters. i also put cortisone yesterday. i am always covered in bites. and now my little one is taking after me so ihave to figure something out to prevent this.
    lambdarose

    Answer by lambdarose at 12:29 PM on May. 31, 2011

  • we buy witch hazel and it works awesome
    ilovemyboys84

    Answer by ilovemyboys84 at 12:33 PM on May. 31, 2011

  • Yup baking soda paste should help.
    ceciliam

    Answer by ceciliam at 12:41 PM on May. 31, 2011

  • Baking soda paste.
    1smartcookie

    Answer by 1smartcookie at 1:08 PM on May. 31, 2011

  • what the other ladies have said, baking soda and water to form a paste
    eustacejessica

    Answer by eustacejessica at 3:13 PM on May. 31, 2011

  • make a pste from baking soda and water
    critter_boo

    Answer by critter_boo at 3:43 PM on May. 31, 2011

  • i used it all the time
    critter_boo

    Answer by critter_boo at 3:43 PM on May. 31, 2011

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