To get rid of insect bites that itch and turn red, you must first wash the affected area with soap and water or alcohol and then lubricate chem something soothing, such as, aloe vera gel or special anti-itching sticks. If the skin reaction to the bite is not typical, and you note signs of a general deterioration of health, bites are blushed and grew in size, go directly to the doctor! Or take your antihistamines fast if you have a bites allergy. More universal tips on getting rid of insect bites can be found in our article about the flea bites.