Natural ointment, remedies and treatments for ant bites and stings
Fruit and Veg
- lemon balm
Placing a wet tea bag on the area of pain helps sooth the problem area. Tea bags contain tannic acid that help neutralize the formic acid produced by ants.
Aloe vera is frequently used for a number of skin and health conditions. Naturally found aloe vera leaves can be split open and the juice will sooth any irritations. Further squeezing the leaves produces a gel that can help prevent infection from occurring.
Bicarbonate of Soda or Baking powder
Mixing some this readily available powder with water and applying it to the area of irritation; provides effective relief from pain and itchiness.
Mixing clay and water into a paste and applying it to the area of irritation; provides effective relief from pain and itchiness.
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