Bitten by bugs? Try this natural homemade remedy

This is simple, effective and chemical-free

Natural Remedies: Bug bites

Here's how to soothe bug and insect bites with a homemade remedy.

You will need:

Calendula oil

Beeswax cream

Peppermint essential oil

Lavender essential oil

An empty balm tube

What to do:

In a ramekin, mix 5tbsp of calendula oil with 3tbsp of wax cream. Place a ramekin in a bain marie and stir until melted. Then add three drops of lavender oil.

Using a syringe, fill the balm tube. You can then apply it to the affected area. Refrigerate the leftovers.

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