Being adventurous is a good thing as it enables you to take a break from the mundane and satiate your curiosity but a trip into the woods may account for numerous encounters with different insects, names of which you may not even know. And the first thing you would realize that you got bitten. Although the common reaction of insect bites is swelling, itching and redness, several insect bites also may turn life threatening because of transfer of pathogens. Insect bites, unless deathly, tend to heal on their own after a few days but if you want to quicken the healing process, you can take help of home remedies. Here are some amazing home remedies for insect bites.