Easy Homemade Remedies for Insect Bites and Sting


Inflammation and numbs the area to ease pain and itching.

Baking soda

Mix with water to make a paste to reduce itching and inflammation.

Aloe Vera

Has anti-inflammatory properties to soothe the skin and reduce itching.


Has antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties to promote healing and reduce itching.

Tea Tree Oil

Has anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties to reduce itching and prevent infection.


Contains compounds that reduce inflammation and relieve itching.

Essential oils

Certain oils like lavender and peppermint can reduce pain, itching, and inflammation.


Has cooling properties to reduce swelling and itching when applied to the skin.


Soothes the skin and reduces itching when mixed with water to make a paste.

Apple cider vinegar

Helps to neutralize toxins and reduce itching and swelling.