Home Remedy for Scabies

The scabies remedy and recovery process can be simple and easy if you use proper scabies treatment methods to help get rid of scabies.

Scabies is also known as itch, the seven-year itch, parturition eruption. Scabies is a highly infectious disease characterized by small pimples which are 1/3 millimeter long . Scabies is caused by Scarcities scabbier, tiny mite, arachnid that burrow under the skin. Scabies is characterized by itchy areas with oozing crusts, small red bumps, superficial burrows, papules, vesicles. An approximately 300 million cases of scabies occur annually. Scabies is contagious and can spread quickly through close physical contact. You cannot get scabies from a pet. It can be spread among people without regard to age, sex, race or standards of personal hygiene. Scabies is a curable skin disease.

Home Remedies for the treatment of Scabies

  • Fresh juice of apricot leaves should be extracted and apply it on the infected area.
  • Extract the juice from 400 - 500 gm of drumstick leaves. Mix with an equal amount of sesame seed oil, and boil till the water dries up. Cool and store. Apply daily over the infected parts. Both have a strong anti microbial action and sesame seed oil is also insecticidal helps for scabies cure.
  • Apply lotions containing gamma benzene hexachlorophene or sulphur, available in the market under trade names such as cabriolet and gamma scab. speared it on the whole skin below the neck at night. All the red bumps should be scratched before application

Scabies Herbal Home Remedies

  • Make a paste of a nee leaf with fresh or dried nee leaves.Make a mixture of turmeric powder and mustard oil.in an equal quantity This should be applied on the body and left for an hour or more and then take a bath. Repeat for 7- 10 days till all lesions have healed. Helps to relieve from scabies at home.
  • The dried bark of a peep tree can be powdered fine, strained through a fine sieve and used as a dusting powder on lesions of scabies.

Scabies Natural Home Remedies

  • Infected persons clothing, bedding,towels,combs,brushes, and any other thing that person had contact with should be soaked in very hot water in enzymes or borax for 15 minutes or more and ironed so as to kill the mite.

Causes of Scabies

  • Infestation in other mammals such as dogs, cats, pigs, ferrets, and horses.
  • Scabies can only live off of a host body for 24 to 36 hours.
  • small itchy bumps and blisters.
  • scabies in human beings is microscopic
  • It can also be caused during sexual contact.

Symptoms of Scabies

  • Sores on the body.
  • severe itching which mainly happens at night or after a hot bath.
  • Thin, irregular marks made up of tiny blisters or bumps on your skin
  • Sores caused by scratching
  • mite burrows on the skin, specially around the hands, feet.
  • short zigzag or S shaped lines .
  • In advanced cases of scabies, the skin may be crusty or scaly.

Home remedies to heal scabies using vinegar

A home remedy that may work for you is to apply some diluted vinegar to the effected area for a week. Mites can only live within a narrow pH range and the scid from the vinegar is enough to kill them.

Home remedies to cure scabies using apricot

Fresh juice of apricot leaves should be extracted and applied over the infected area. It has beneficial results in the treatment of scabies.

How to get rid of Scabies?

  • Topical ointments, sprays and creams with Permethrin are the most common ways to treat a scabies infestation.
  • If your child has scabies, please notify the school authorities so the school will be alerted to check for any outbreak.
  • Wash all linens and laundry in hot water to make sure you get rid of scabies for good.
  • Try washing (all clothes) in Safe Solutions, Inc.'s Enzyme Cleaner with Peppermint and borax.