Epsom salt is often used for mild sunburns, bee stings and mosquito bites. It helps to draw out the imbedded insects stingers, to ease discomfort and sooth the itching.
- You can make a compress by soaking a cotton washcloth in cold water that has been mixed with Epsom salt (2 tablespoon per cup).
- Or, apply a paste from Epsom salt mixed with water that you cool down in the fridge for 20 minutes first.
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