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Here's a Natural Home Remedy You Won't be Able to Live Without!

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Now that it's summertime it means that the mosquitoes are out in full force! Enjoying the outdoors without being bitten by these nasty bugs is sometimes almost impossible. We found a simple and all-natural after bite to ease the pain of bug bites that you won't be able to live without! Read on to find out how to make it.


  • 1/ 4 cup baking soda (helps to neutralize the sting of a bite and stop itching)
  • 2 tbsp aloe vera gel (helps to sooth skin)
  • 1 tsp. witch hazel (natural antiseptic)
  • 1 tsp. water
  • 10 drops of mint essential oil


  1. Mix together the baking soda, aloe vera gel and witch hazel in a small bowl.
  2. Add the water and mint essential oil and mix until it becomes a thick paste.
  3. To use, rub a bit of the paste on your itchy bites and let dry. Once dry brush or wipe it away.

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