Have you been stung by a bee, but you’re not quite sure how to treat it?
Follow these simple suggestions to help sooth any pain.
- Honey: Apply a dab to the wound, and cover with gauze
- Lavender essential oil: Apply 1-2 drops to help neutralize the venom’s effects
- Crushed garlic: Add 1-2 crushed cloves to the site for 30 minutes
- Baking soda and vinegar: Apply a paste of baking soda, vinegar, and water for 15 minutes
- Toothpaste: Apply toothpaste directly to the wound for 20 minutes