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10 At-Home Remedies For Itchy Skin

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Itchiness—you know the kind that makes you want to crawl out of your own skin or scratch it off—is a major annoyance. Not only is it uncomfortable, but it can impede everything from work to sleeping.

In order to get some well deserved relief from itchy skin due to things like dry skin, eczema, hives, mosquito bites, and general skin irritations, we’ve got ten soothing ingredients that you probably already have tucked away in your cupboards…

1. Glycerin

Glycerin is an effective skin reliever because it draws water into the body. Its humectant properties create a moisturizing, cooling effect on parched or irritated skin. Over-the-counter glycerin or glycerin soap are great remedies for those who suffer from eczema.

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