What Is Scabies?
December 16, 2019
The scabies rash is caused by the human itch mite called Sarcoptes scabiei. These mites are attracted to the warmth and odor of human skin. These microscopic mites eat your skin.
Anyone can get scabies. It is a myth that only people who don't shower and don't keep a clean home can contract scabies. There is also a stigma associated with scabies and much misinformation.
Scabies is far more common than people expect. The scabies mite is usually passed from person to person. Still, it can also be contracted using an infected person's belongings. For example, sharing a bed with someone with scabies, even if the person is not in bed, can open the door for you to get this mite.
These particular mites cannot fly, jump or even scuttle away quickly. They move very slowly, and direct contact with them is the only way to become their new host, but once they borrow in, they can be a real problem to get rid of.
We've compiled the facts about scabies to give you the knowledge and tools you will need to understand and eliminate this awful little mite.
Once you come in direct contact with these mites, they tend to migrate to an area of your body with rough or wrinkled skin (i.e., elbows, knuckles, knees, etc.). The female mite burrows into the host using its mouth and specially designed cutting surfaces on its front legs.
Once inside, she leaves a trail of excrement, shedded skin, and waste. These secretions and waste products trigger your body's immune system to respond, causing inflammation and a rash.
Once these mites create burrows, they begin to lay eggs. As more mites are born, the rash grows and becomes itchier due to more and more waste, secretions, and molted skin.
Scratching can help spread mites to other areas of the body. But touching the rash to other parts of your body can also spread the infestation. This is why Scabies is exceptionally contagious and why it is crucial to begin treatment as soon as you are diagnosed.
It can take several weeks to begin showing symptoms of Scabies. However, you are still contagious during this time, which is called the incubation period.
Children can easily contract mites simply because they are in close contact with other children. They will likely not show symptoms during the two to the three-week incubation period. A person who has had mites before usually shows signs within a few days of contracting them, lessening the incubation period and, thus, the time they unknowingly infect others.
Familiar places of infestation are the wrists, knees, elbows, chest, back, groin, and buttocks area. If even one mite is left alive, you are still contagious!
Because of how contagious this parasite is, it is much more essential to find an effective treatment that will kill the scabies mites the first time around without causing harm to you.
How Is Scabies Spread?
Scabies is spread by close, intimate contact, such as sleeping in the same bed with or touching someone with scabies.
Scabies may also be spread by contact with clothes, bed linens, and someone-infested household articles.
Scratching can spread scabies mites to other body areas. Simply touching another part of the body may also apply them.
Luckily, Naturasil has all you need to kill and rid yourself of these nasty mites.
SCABIES TREATMENT STARTER PACK
The Beginnings Stage of An Infestation For
This kit is designed for people with outbreaks the size of a palm or for someone with a prolonged infestation that is looking for somewhere to start obtaining relief and healing.
1 Person Treatment Includes:
(2) 4-ounce bars of premium quality hand-made Scabies Relief Soap, (1) 15 mL bottle of Scabies Liquid Bath Soak*, (1) 4-ounce bottle of Scabies Topical Sulfur Cream, and our eBook to guide you through every step of the process.
Complete Infestation Solution for Up to 3 People & Your Home
(Our Top Seller)
This kit is our most popular and successful package when dealing with Scabies Mites. This kit is the perfect solution for treating the infestation and cleaning your house to prevent re-infestation.
The Scabies Family Pack Includes:
(2) 4-ounce bars of premium quality handmade Scabies Soap, (1) 50 mL bottle of Scabies Bath Soak, (4) 4-ounce bottles of Scabies Cream, (1) 32 Ounces of BenzaRid Disinfectant, and our eBook to guide you through every step of the process.
This Pack qualifies for our Money Back Guarantee.
Treats Prolonged Or Severe Infestation for
3-4 People & Your Home
This kit is designed to eliminate infestations in homes that have had prolonged infestations or homes with larger families.
The Scabies Super Pack Includes:
(4) 4-ounce bars of premium quality hand-made Scabies Soap, (1) 50 mL bottle of Scabies Bath Soak, (6) 4-ounce bottles of Scabies Topical Cream (1) Gallon of BenzaRid Disinfectant, (1) Pocket Lighted Microscope, (1) Naturasil Bite Relief, and our eBook to guide you through every step of the process.
This Pack qualifies for our Money Back Guarantee.
Scabies Extreme Treatment Soap
4 oz. Bar
Our Extreme bar combines the power of pure lavender oil with 100% pure dead sea mud and salts to give you added assistance in the fight against the scabies mite. This bar has extra grit to alleviate the intolerable itch associated with Scabies while also treating and eradicating the infestation that is plaguing your family.
Naturasil Scabies Treatment Soap
4 oz. Bar
This soap is used to cleanse and disinfect the area of your skin infested by scabies mites. This soap is made with micronized volcanic sulfur, pure lavender oil, and natural plant extracts. The lavender oil soothes the skin while the volcanic sulfur and natural plant extracts work deep within the skin to fight the infestation and heal the infected skin.
Naturasil Scabies Treatment Cream*
120 mL Bottle
Our signature cream is used after your bath, shower, or after the bath soak concentrate is applied directly and has time to be absorbed into the skin completely. The cream uses natural plant extracts to assist in treating the symptoms of a scabies breakout including redness and itching. Our cream is made without the harsh pesticides found in many traditional treatment methods.
Each bottle will treat a mild infestation that is about the size of a hand palm for around 30 days. Larger areas and prolonged infestations will require additional bottles.