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gail asked in HealthOther - Health · 1 decade ago

how do you get rid of mosquitoes?Or how do you soothe the itchiness from the bites?

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    spray hairspray on them...weird, but it works!

  • rouch
    Lv 4
    4 years ago

    Mosquitoes love heat, humid climates. seek for any aspects outdoors your place the place you have status water and do away with them. next, you are able to word any of the dept save mosquito replant to maintain from getting swarmed back. i individually like the recent OFF variety it extremely is a twig yet sounds like a powder on the exterior. to deal with the itchy aspects, word hydro-cortisone cream in skinny layers and that i are conscious of it extremely is tense, yet attempt to no longer scratch because it purely makes the itching worse and can bring about an infection. considering the fact which you have such relatively some bites, a bath tub in Aveno might additionally help cool down the inflammation on your epidermis. i does not complication lots approximately ailment from the mosquitoes except you reside in a zone widespread for West Nile Virus. in case you improve any flu like indications, initiate working a fever or have chills you will might desire to make certain a physician. Malaria has relatively been wiped out interior the u . s . a . yet continues to be very commonplace in different international places.

  • 1 decade ago

    I have heard so many ways like try taking vitamin C, "Skin so Soft" from Avon, and taking garlic pills or eating a lot of garlic because it come through your pores like the vitamin C. To relieve the itching, I would use an alcohol swab, it seems to work for me.

  • wrcjmm
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago

    this will sound weird but it works,use a Q-tip and put some mouthwash on it then apply to bite as you would ointment, it stops itching and heals fast... i use it for my 6yr old all the time fast and easy and the mouthwash is inexpensive

    Source(s): tryed tested and proven...hope it works good for you like it does for me
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  • 1 decade ago

    A dab of liquid hand soap on the bites will take away the itch. Let it dry on there.

    Source(s): Native of the Land of 10,000 lakes, where the state bird is the Loon but should really be the Mosquito. (MN)
  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    To get rid of the itch pour Listerine over it.

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