Why do mosquito bites itch?
Mosquito bite – how to ease irksome itching?
Almost there is no one who felt on the skin how annoying and irritating are the itching caused by mosquito bite. Sufficient is just such a small insect to destroy you sleep during the summer months and some days you torment unpleasant itching.
Mosquito bites usually occur between sunset to sunrise, when mosquitoes are most active.
Why appears itching?
Only female mosquitoes “bite” people, because they feed on blood. In contrast, male mosquitoes usually feed on plant juices.
Female mosquitoes penetrate into human skin and suck blood. But while they suck, they leave your skin some of their saliva containing proteins. The immune system responds to these proteins as a result,and the place around the bite turn red, pops and itching.