Scabies:

 

• Scabies is a skin condition 

• It's a body's response to presence of certain species of mites 

 

Symptoms to look for:

 

• Intense itching especially at night

• Skin rashes

• Blisters

• Red, dry, sore and swollen skin

 

Causes:

 

• Scabies is a contagious condition

• It can spread through:

   o Physical contact

   o Contact with bed linen or clothing of the patient

 

Natural home remedy using margosa leaves and mustard oil: 

 

1. Crush 20-25 margosa leaves to paste

2. Add 2 tbsp mustard oil

3. Apply on the infected area

4. Leave it on for 1 hr

5. Wash off with cold water

6. Repeat every day till lesions are completely healed

 

Margosa kills mites and speeds up healing

 

Natural home remedy using drumsticks and sesame oil:

 

1. Chop and crush a couple of drumsticks

2. Press on a sieve and extract their juice

3. Add 2 tbsp sesame oil

4. Mix well

5. Apply on the infected area

6. Leave it for 20 min

7. Wash off with water

 

Drumsticks soothe irritation and itchiness