Tropical countries like Malaysia are known to have mosquito problems. When it comes to these pests, they are difficult to get rid of and in more serious conditions, aedes mosquito could even bring about dengue which is more harmful.
Mosquito bites are extremely irritating. Like ticks, dust mites and bed bugs, they can sometimes be very difficult to get rid of. You will tend to apply creams like Mopiko while certain parents will ask you to apply medicinal oil and such. While there is no guarantee that the oils and creams can cure the itch, they have a certain smell which lasts for a long time as well.
However, there are some tricks which you can apply without having to use creams or oils. Enter the SPOON!
Convinced? What you need to do is to warm up the spoon in hot water. Be careful not to overheat the spoon as it might cause a burn. Then, place the spoon over the area and then press tightly. Hold on to this position for several minutes and the itch will be gone by then.
Believe it or not, the itch will immediately itch less while this can be applied to certain minor stings as well.