Natural After Bite Recipe That Works

Insect Bite Roll-On Remedy

This insect bite roll on is great to have on hand when you least expect that you’ll get attacked by mosquitoes, flies, or other annoying pests. If you’ve ever been caught outside at dusk without bug spray you may also know the frustration of trying to enjoy time with friends while getting eaten alive by mosquitoes or swarmed by flies. This handy little roll-on bottle is an easy way to make sure that you always have some bite relief on hand in your purse, pocket, or bag.all-natural mosquito bite roll on recipe

To quickly relieve mosquito bites, apply the roll on as soon as you see the mosquito on you or feel the bite starting to itch. Don’t scratch! Roll on a little of this bug bite relief right onto the bite and allow it to dry.  Again, don’t scratch! The more you scratch the more inflamed it will be. If you can restrain yourself while the bug bite remedy works, you should feel better in about 15 minutes.

The other way I use this bug bite roll on is when I’m outdoors on the grass and those annoying little flies are all over me. Maybe this just happens to me, and if so, you are lucky because it is the worst! The flies don’t bite but what feels like hundreds land on my skin and just sit there. They always seem to land on me 10 to 20 at once (no exaggeration this time). My bug spray recipe is very effective at keeping them off, but if I happen to be out somewhere and only have my roll on, it works just as well. I apply the roll on in a zigzag pattern on my arms and legs and the flies fly away for good!make this all natural bug after bite remedy at home - it works!

Ingredients and Materials

Make it!

Pour the witch hazel into the roll-on bottle using a small funnel. Add the essential oils and put the roll-on top back on the bottle. Shake well before using.natural after bite - it really works to stop the itch of insect bites

Stop bites before they happen with this all-natural bug spray recipe:

Bug Spray

Or this handy tip for keeping them away from the campfire:

Smudge your campfire with sage to keep mosquitoes away

About the Author : Stephanie RoseAn artistic gardener aiming to feed the body & soul through an urban potager garden & a community veggie plot in Vancouver.View all posts by Stephanie Rose

  1. Alice
    AliceMay 30,16

    Wonderful idea! I’m happy to have found you. Thank you for all of your fantastic ideas and remedies. You have a great web page and I am sure I will need a lot more time to continue reading all of your incredible advice and such. FUN!

  2. Stephanie
    StephanieJune 13,16

    Is there something I could substitute for the lavender oil? I’m allergic so I can’t use it.

    • Cherisse
      CherisseJune 29,16

      Lemon balm if you can find it as an essential oil. Chamomile is also calming.

  3. Victorya
    VictoryaJune 20,16

    Thanks for the interesting and useful information. Sincerely, Victorya

  4. Katherine Gregory
    Katherine GregoryJune 26,16

    How much Witch Hazel?

  5. Charles Rose
    Charles RoseJune 30,16

    An itch is irritating, but typically not worth going to the drug store for. Having itch spray (use on with active ingredient diphenhydramine) on hand is one of those little things that makes life so much easier. Also, spray-on burn gel in the kitchen and your beach kit.

  6. Bekki
    BekkiAugust 25,16

    I was eaten alive while abroad recently and could have done with this! I clicked over expecting a long and complicated recipe. I can’t believe how easy this is. Thanks for the tutorial!

  7. Sylvia
    SylviaSeptember 11,16

    I do not have witch hazel, can I use alcohol (vodka) instead?

    • Stephanie Rose
      Stephanie RoseSeptember 12,16

      Hi Sylvia, I haven’t used alcohol myself but I can see that it is used in botanical cologne recipes. Why not get some witch hazel, though? It is a wonderfully healing product for skin and helps with inflammation, one of the key troubles with a bug bite.

  8. Sharon
    SharonNovember 15,16

    I like the bug spray link but this is even better. I get bit within seconds so I really like after bite treatment ideas.

  9. izmir ilaçlama
    izmir ilaçlamaMarch 30,17

    So sorry for the radio silence over the last few months!! It has been a whirlwind 5 months… We have sold a house

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