Swelling associated with mosquito bites are never fun. Treating mosquito bites with a clay paste helps draw the toxins out and soothes the bite. It's kid-approved!

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Calamine lotion used in the 1950s for sun burn, poison ivy blisters. It is a chalky pink color. Calamine is either a mixture of Zinc Oxide with about 0.5% ferric oxide or a zinc carbonate compound. In a 1992 press release, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that no proof had been submitted showing calamine to be safe for use or effective in treating bug bites, stings & rashes from poison ivy, poison oak, poison sumac.

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Swelling associated with mosquito bites are never fun. Treating mosquito bites with a clay paste helps draw the toxins out and soothes the bite. It's kid-approved!

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