How to Stop Scratching that Mosquito Itch!
When you’re bitten by mosquito you know about it! Those blood suckers don’t let us feel the pain and irritation until a good few hours after they’ve feasted on us. Their needle noses are so fine that they don’t touch our nerve senses, however what they ‘pump’ back into us is a whole different story which causes that itch and the urge to scratch. Here’s an article to give you a little relief from the irritation.
When a mosquito bites you, it deposits a little bit of its saliva into your skin. The proteins in the saliva spark a mild allergic reaction from your immune system, which leads to inflammation and itching.
A few obvious remedies that you may have already tried and tested, with a few thrown in that you may not have thought about trying before.
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