A mixture of baking soda and water can neutralize the venom. This helps reduce the swelling, itching and pain. Simply spread the paste over the sting area, cover it with a bandage and leave it for at least 15 minutes.
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This home remedy is also said to neutralize the venom. Just dab a bit of toothpaste onto the sting area, and wait to feel the pain relief.
Apple Cider Vinegar
Another home remedy to consider is using apple cider vinegar, which is said to neutralize bee venom. Just soak a piece of cloth in some apple cider vinegar and place it over the sting site.
Meat tenderizer contains an enzyme called papain, which reportedly breaks down the protein responsible for causing itching and pain. Mix one- art meat tenderizer with four parts of water, spread it on the sting area and keep it on there for up to 30 minutes.
Use aloe vera to soothe the skin around the sting and relieve the pain. Either use a ready-made aloe vera gel that you can buy in a drug store, or if you have a plant, break off one of the leaves and squeeze the gel inside onto the sting site.
Tea Tree Oil
A good essential oil to use is tea tree oil. This natural antiseptic is ideal for relieving the pain caused by the bee sting. Be sure to mix it with a carrier oil first though, rather than putting it directly on your skin.
Calamine lotion is a good way to reduce the itching, redness and pain caused by a bee sting. Pour some calamine lotion on a cotton pad, and dab it on the affected area.
Witch hazel is known as an herbal remedy for bee stings and insect bites. Place it directly to the sting site, and it'll reduce the pain, inflammation and itching.
Calendula cream is actually a natural antiseptic, which is used to relieve skin irritation and also heal minor wounds. Put the cream onto the sting area, and cover it with a bandage.