It will take some amount of time to discover which remedy works best for you. Bee sting ain’t that dangerous, at least for the people who are not allergic to insect bites including wasp and bee sting.
90 of the time, bee stings only produce local reactions that include pain, redness and swelling at the site where bee has stung.
Severe allergic reactions to bee sting that affect the body occurs to people who are allergic to bee venom. Such severe allergic reactions to bee sting is known as anaphylaxis or anaphylactic reactions. While swelling of face, throat, or mouth, wheezing or difficulty in swallowing, restlessness and anxiety, increased pulse rate, dizziness or a sharp drop in blood pressure, in this particular case, the bee sting victim shows such symptoms as difficulty in breathing, hives or redish, itchy rashes on all or various parts of body. You need immediate medical assistance, So in case you are stung by a bee and experience such severe reactions. Whether you are not can be ascertained through allergic testing, or allergic to a bee sting it’s better to avoid being stung by bee or wasps if you are allergic to their venom as this should be lifethreatening for you. If you are not allergic to bee venom and if your symptoms are only localized like redness, pain and inflammation at the site of bee sting or around it, you may use natural home remedies for bee sting to get relief.
After taking out the bee stinger that stuck into your skin.
Dark yellow jackets and hornets, honey bees have barbed stinger which get stuck in the victim’s skin with its venom sack, unlike the stingers of wasps.
First task is to take out this stinger, carefully, should be with the I’d say if the ice melts in between. Generally, so it’s a little unusual remedy but othpaste effectively alleviates the symptoms of bee sting.
For the most part there’re at least two reasons for this.
If any, one, there’s glycerin in toothpaste which seems to dry out the venom, left at the location where bee stung.
As toothpaste is alkaline in nature, it helps neutralize the acid left by bee venom. Just dab a little toothpaste at the site where bee has stung you. Keep reading. You will feel cool and even tingy but in a few minutes, it will give you a soothing relief. Repeat after 3-4 hours. Amongst the very effective remedies for bee sting is a paste made with baking soda and water. Bee venom has formic acid which is also known as methanoic acid. As the bee venom is acidic in nature and the bicarbonate of soda which is an alkali can neutralize its effect reducing the pain a great remedy for venomous bee sting.
So there’s this papain enzyme found in papayas that kinds of papaya types.a lot of people use meat tenderizer to treat bee sting. On p of this, as a matter of fact, meat tenderizer have this papain enzyme in them that may make them suitable for bee stings. Take a slice of papaya and rub this on to the site of bee sting. You may also grate the papaya and take out its juice. Furthermore, apply this juice on the affected area. You may mash it and apply the mashed lot on your bee sting site, if you have a ripe papaya.
Mustard is used since ancient times to treat bee sting and identical insect bites.
Mustard has a good quantity of selenium which makes it a fine ‘anti inflammatory’ agent, apart from being rich in antioxidants.
You can use mustard to get relief from swelling and pain brought by bee sting. Then again, take some mustard powder and sprinkle over the location of bee sting. Take some mustard powder and add water to make paste, with an intention to make a poultice of mustard. Place this mustard paste in a thin cloth and wrap it. Hold this mustard poultice against your skin where you was stung by bee. Generally, what an irony! Honey which is made by bees can be used to treat its sting! That’s true. Honey is a known natural anti bacterial ingredient. Its antibacterial properties saves you from infection and on p of that relieves you of swelling and pain. Besides, just take some honey and apply this to the position where bee has stung you.
Let it be there for few minutes before washing. Repeat multiple times in the course of the day. Now look, the very common plantain leaves that you can find in your backyard Actually the broad plantain leaf contains tannin which is an astringent that helps draw tissue gether to heal wounds. Wash it properly and chew a certain amount it, just don’t swallow it. Fact, take out the chewed plantain leaf and apply this to your bee sting site. Notice, saliva, that is also antibacterial, mixed with the herb will give you relief and prevent any infection. As a result, the natural anti bacterial properties of basil leaves that are granted to it by its volatile oils are capable of restricting the growth of a wide array of bacteria. I’m sure you heard about this. Eugenol compound of basil leaves make it naturally ‘anti inflammatory’ a decent remedy for bee sting.
You can crush some basil leaves and apply on your web site of bee sting. Ayurveda uses basil in combination with a similar antiinflammatory substance turmeric to treat stings. Parsley also has many volatile oils in it, one of which is eugenol compound which gives basil its ‘anti inflammatory’ properties. Therefore this also makes parsley a great remedy for bee sting as it also contains infection from spreading. You may use a cloth or bandage to hold the parsley poultice against your skin. Remove it after some amount of time. Quite a few essential oils have antiinflammatory and antihistamine properties. Known lavender oil is one of such essential oils which is also antipruritic meaning it relieves itching rid of swelling, pain as well as irritation by using lavender oil. Just rub a little lavender onto the affected area. You may also make lavender oil in the apartments as Undoubtedly it’s very easy to make. Here’s how you can make it. It’s a well-known fact that the whitish Epsom salt crystals contain magnesium and sulfate, the two substances that are known to reduce inflammation.
They also relieve pain.
The most important side of using Epsom salt for stings is that it helps draw the stinger to the surface of your skin.
Therefore in case you are not sure if the whole stinger is pulled out of your skin or not, you may use Epsom salt. Orange light yellow calendula flowers also known as pot marigold or garden marigold been traditionally used to heal wounds. Calendula has antiinflammatory, antimicrobial, astringent, and antifungal properties among many others that make it a perfect natural remedy for bee stings. You can make a salve using calendula flowers which you can use for various purposes you’d better make calendula herbal oil, before making salve. You can even get ready made calendula oil. You need half a cup of such oil. Add calendula flowers to oil, with an intention to make calendula oil.
Warm over low heat for 45 hours.
You should better do it on low flame.
You may use double boiler kind of salve, when it cools down. Marshmallow has very soothing properties. Essentially, it contains a sticky substance called mucilage which makes it cool and soothing for skin irritation. Notice that they are also antiinflammatory and will get you rid of swelling and pain brought on by bee sting. Just rub the marshmallow leaves on the affected area.
You may also make a paste of these leaves by grinding them in a food processor. Now apply this marshmallow leaves to this place where bee has stung. Witch hazel is traditionally used for minor cuts, rashes and bruises. It also make a decent remedy for bee stings due to its many properties. Witch hazel extract contains tannin, gallic acid, catechins, proanthocyanins, flavonoids, volatile oils like carvacrol, eugenol, and hexenol with choline, saponins, and bitters all of which make it a decent remedy for inflammation, pain and itching. Apply some witch hazel extract directly over the location stung by bee. You may also add few drops of lavender essential oil to witch hazel and apply for more effective remedy. That’s a Ayurvedic remedy using rock salt and fennel seeds, both effective in reducing inflammation and pain.
Rock salt, like Epsom salt, is rich in minerals, especially in magnesium and selenium that besides, is anethole.
Anethole can effectively reduce inflammation. On p of this, we have how you can use both these ingredients to eliminate discomforts due to bee sting. Anyways, limewater or choona is the edible lime, known as pickling lime or food grade lime and is commonly used in India for preparing flavored betel leaves called ‘paan’. Actually, it’s a similar effective remedy for bee sting from India. So, there people use limewater for getting immediate relief from pain of bee sting as well as to contain the poisonous acid from spreading in the body. However, choona or the pickling lime is highly alkaline and can neutralize acid effectively.
So it’s very simple to use pickling lime for bee sting.
Just take it in little amount and apply to the location stung by bee.
You may gently rub the affected area with this ‘choona’ to let it penetrate into the skin but do not rub for longer. Just a minute is all you need. Let the lime water dry out on its own. Just keep reading. You will feel soothing relief after applying the limewater. Repeat after any ‘3 4’ hours. Usually, tobacco can be injurious to health but Undoubtedly it’s quite useful when it boils down to bee sting. For instance, due to its high alkaline composition, tobacco neutralizes the acidic venom of bee. Therefore this helps reduce swelling, pain and similar discomforts resulting from bee sting. Then, unroll it and take out the tobacco, I’d say in case using cigarette. As a result, it becomes just wet since Add a little quantity of water to the tobacco. In sometime, juice of tobacco will start coming out.
Apply this tobacco giving out its juice to the affected area. You may place it on the site where bee has stung. Let it be there for about 1015″ minutes. Within this time, you will feel your pain going away. Also, the flowers and leaves of St. John’s wort herb is used for medicinal purposes traditionally. St. John’s wort oil made with the herb is used for bruises, inflammation as well as muscle pain and bug bites. I’m sure it sounds familiar. It can’t be directly used on skin and thus it can be mixed with bentonite clay, a similar natural ingredient beneficial in the case of bee sting. Bentonite can absorb toxins, heavy metals, impurities, and chemicals out of the body through adsorption. It also has an alkalizing effect on the body which neutralizes the acidic effect of bee sting.
Mix St. John’s wort oil and bentonite clay to make a paste. Bentonite clay will pull the poison out of the body and the St. John’s wort oil will relieve pain. Garlic had been acknowledges as very good medicinal herbs beneficial for many condition. Its antibacterial properties are popular. It also has ‘antiinflammatory’ properties which gives relief from swelling and pain. It’s the fastest remedies for bee stings. Activated charcoal functions on the principle of adsorption. You should take it into account. It can be defined as an electrical action where the activated charcoal draws out dozens of the organic and inorganic chemicals that shouldn’t be there in the body, just like bentonite clay we had discussed earlier.