Don't Let Insects Ruin Your Day: 6 Tips to Prevent & Treat Bug Bites! by Mei Marcie

Family Health
10 months ago
Don't Let Insects Ruin Your Day: 6 Tips to Prevent & Treat Bug Bites!

Mosquito bites and bee stings can lead to an itchy rash for kids and adults. Here are tips on how to prevent and treat insect bites!

  • Always apply insect repellent. 
  • If you're worried about skin being irritated by the repellent, spray repellent over long sleeves and pants. 
  • Avoid scratching to reduce risk of secondary skin infection. 
  • See a doctor if itch is severe. 
  • Apply the prescribed cream to reduce inflammation. 
  • While fending off the insects, don't forget about sun protection, too!

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