The bed bugs are small flat and reddish brown insects which feed the human blood. The size of bed bugs is about 4-5 millimeter. The bed bug has not wings. They are also cannot fly. For the adults of bed bugs, they have the vestiges of the wings that called wings pads. But it cannot make the bed bugs are able to fly. The bed bugs are very interests to bite the people because they are very need the human blood to survive. Actually, the bed bugs do not spread disease but they are the public health nuisance. Usually, the bed bugs crawl out to feed when the people are fast asleep. They always hide in the dark places. The bed bugs need human blood to survive. There are the places which are the favorite hiding places by the bed bugs such as in the mattress, couch, box spring, headboard, crevices and tiny cracks. Once you find the bed bugs in your home, you should kill them as soon as because the bed bugs are to bites you and it is very dangerous for your health.
What do bed bugs bites look like? Actually the bed bugs bites look like the mosquito bites. Bed bug bites are red, hard and swollen a little. In this case, the bed bugs bites are able to find anywhere on the body. Besides you have to know that the bed bugs are nocturnal. The bed bugs bites are very itchy. Therefore it is very upset if you get the bed bugs bites. In some case, there are many people are bitten by the bed bugs but they do not aware it. One of the reasons why the people cannot aware of the bed bugs bites because it is able to take up to ten days for adverse or allergic reactions of bed bug bites. Usually, the first reaction of bed bugs bites is severe itchy and irritation. Sometime this is followed by a raised appearance on the contacted area. However, in other case, there are some people who have welts and hives all over the body. Then there are also some people who have small pinkish bumps which are concentrated in one area.
We suggest you to get rid of them if you get the bed bugs bites, you are able to use anti-itch cream to cure the itchy of bed bugs bites. Besides you are able to wash the affected area with water and warm soap. There are some people who use enzyme cleaner to wash the bed bugs bites. Or you are able to use the calamine lotion to help stop the itching. In addition, if you experience a severe rash or welt continuously, we suggest you to consult to doctor as soon as to check your condition and prescribe epinephrine or antibiotics to get rid of the allergic reaction. The last, we hope this article can help you to solve your problem about the bed bugs bites.