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How to get rid of a mosquito bite the fastest way?

How to get rid of a mosquito bite the fastest way?

What to do:: Store aloe vera gel in refrigerator ; apply to affected area. Rub basil leaf on bite. It repels mosquitoes ; has anti-inflammatory properties. You can mix 2 parts baking soda w 1 part water. Stir into paste ; place it over the mosquito bite. Can use calamine lotion. If you have problems w generalized welts, swelling of tongue, lips, airway - you should get urgent medical care. ...Read more

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Mosquito Bite (Definition)

Mosquito bites usually are not very visible on skin unless there is an allergic reaction or an infection following the bite. Allergic reaction will cause a redness white an infection may ...Read more


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How to get rid of mosquito bite marks fast?

How to get rid of mosquito bite marks fast?

Mosquito bites: Store aloe vera gel in the refrigerator and apply to affected area. Rub a basil leaf on the bite. It repels mosquitoes & has anti-inflammatory properties effect. consider applying calamine lotion. Apply crushed ice or a cold pack. A 1 to 1 mix of water and baking soda is effective when applied to the lesions. You can take oral medications like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or Chlorpheniramine for itching. ...Read more

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What do I do to get rid of mosquito bites fast?

What do I do to get rid of mosquito bites fast?

Soothes them: Hello. Here are some ideas. Store aloe vera gel in the refrigerator and apply to affected area. Rub a basil leaf on the bite. It repels mosquitoes & has anti-inflammatory properties effect. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how to get rid of mosquito bites fast?

Can you tell me how to get rid of mosquito bites fast?

Bite options.: Store aloe vera gel in refrigerator & apply to affected area. Rub basil leaf on bite. It repels mosquitoes & has anti-inflammatory properties effect. Consider applying calamine lotion. Apply crushed ice or a cold pack. A 1 to 1 mix of water & baking soda is effective when applied to lesions. You can take oral medications like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or Chlorpheniramine. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of mosquito bites fast? My legs look so bad with marks.

How can I get rid of mosquito bites fast? My legs look so bad with marks.

Topical steroids: Prescription topical steroids work best. Oral antihistamines and afterbite help symptomatic relief. See your doctor. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of a mosquito bite?

How can I get rid of a mosquito bite?

Mosquito Bites: Store aloe vera gel in refrigerator & apply to affected area. Rub basil leaf on bite. It repels mosquitoes & has anti-inflammatory properties effect. Consider applying calamine lotion. Apply crushed ice or a cold pack. A 1 to 1 mix of water & baking soda is effective when applied to lesions. You can take oral medications like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or Chlorpheniramine. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of a mosquito bites? I'm highly allergic to them. They itch so bad and they become really big. Please help

Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. This way you can get the best treatment for this problem. ...Read more

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How to get rid of mosquito bite itch?

How to get rid of mosquito bite itch?

Itching: Store aloe vera gel in refrigerator & apply to affected area. Rub basil leaf on bite. It repels mosquitoes & has anti-inflammatory effect. Consider applying calamine lotion or crushed ice or a cold pack. A 1 to 1 mix of water & baking soda is effective when applied to lesions. You can take oral medications like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or Chlorpheniramine for itching. ...Read more

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How to get rid of mosquito bite marks?

Post inflammatory: Post inflammatory hyperpigmentation is a common and normal response during the healing process. When traumatized skin heals, redness, followed by dark discoloration often occurs. With time, the site will usually resume normal coloration to match the surrounding skin. Topical steroid creams applied initially can help reduce inflammation and prevent excessive discoloration. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of mosquito bites I am 18?

Mosquito bites: Store aloe vera gel in refrigerator & apply to affected area. Rub basil leaf on bite. It repels mosquitoes & has anti-inflammatory effect. Consider applying calamine lotion or crushed ice or a cold pack. A 1 to 1 mix of water & baking soda is effective when applied to lesions. You can take oral medications like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or Chlorpheniramine for itching. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of mosquito bite itch faster?

How do you get rid of mosquito bite itch faster?

Mosquito bites: Ice applied immediately; take both otc antihistamine like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or zyrtec & Claritin to block histamine release. Even zantac/axid/pepcid work on a histamine receptor & can help. Topical corticosteroid (use sparingly) can further calm itch & reaction. Prevention: insect repellants with deet. Make sure no stagnant standing , water around home (birdbaths, puddles, ponds, pet water dishes, old tire. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get rid of mosquito bites?

Mosquito Itches!: Mosquitos leave behind a bit of saliva- when they fly away & our body reacts to that salvia w/ histamines & other itch inducers. HELP includes: Calamine lotion, OR meat tenderizer paste, OR baking soda paste-used early -may help draw out saliva. Consider histamine blockers e.g. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) & others (caution about sleepiness) Icepack may reduce swelling &inflammatory reaction. ...Read more

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How can you get rid of mosquito bites really quickly?

Natural Remedies: Store aloe vera gel in refrigerator ; apply to affected area. Rub basil leaf on bite. It repels mosquitoes ; has anti-inflammatory properties. You can mix 2 parts baking soda w 1 part water. Stir into paste ; place it over the mosquito bite. Can use calamine lotion. If you have problems w generalized welts, swelling of tongue, lips, airway - you should get urgent medical care. ...Read more

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Which is the optimum solution to get rid of mosquito bites?

Soothe bites: Store aloe vera gel in the refrigerator and apply to affected area. Rub a basil leaf on the bite. It repels mosquitoes & has anti-inflammatory properties effect. Consider applying calamine lotion. Apply crushed ice or a cold pack. A 1 to 1 mix of water and baking soda is effective when applied to the lesions. You can take oral medications like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or chlorpheniramine. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of mosquito bites itchy?

How can I get rid of mosquito bites itchy?

See below: If really itchy, try over the counter antihistamine like benedryl. Ice applied to the bite can help, and some people like calamine lotion as well. Don't scratch....It will just get worse, last longer, and might get infected. ...Read more

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I want to know how to get rid of dark spots caused by mosquito bites.?

Mosquito bite: Dr. L.Ciraldo recommends several different approaches: Cortisone cream, OTC fade cream, or cocoa butter can be applied to darkened lesions to help fade scars. ...Read more

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I have dark spots from mosquito bites what can I do to get rid of them? I need a home remidy.

I have dark spots from mosquito bites what can I  do to get rid of them? I need a home remidy.

Vitamin C serum: Vitamin c serum applied to the skin with a prescription drug called hydroquinone is your best bet. Sometimes skin heals with a darker pigmentation. The spots may fade over time. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of scars from mosquito bites?

How do I get rid of scars from mosquito bites?

Scars are permanent: Some people confuse redness [inflammation] with scarring. This will subside with time. True scars will mature and shrink, unless they are keloids, a condition not treatable without proper diagnosis. ...Read more

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What are ways to get rid of mosquito bite scars?

What are ways to get rid of mosquito bite scars?

Time: Time is probably your best bet as long as here is no foreign body. Early topical steroids or salicylic acid may help following by late bleaching or peels. Laser or ipl may occasionally be useful. ...Read more