Originally Posted by Grizz View Post
Diatomacious Earth was effective in curing a bad case of Scabies I had contracted a few years ago. I mixed DE with grapeseed oil and rubbed it into my skin every evening. The terrible itching was gone within 1 week, and I kept this treatment up for 8 weeks to kill the hatchlings. Scabies are microscopic & cannot be seen without a microscope. Now I have been FREE of Scabies for over 2 years. DE is also extremely effective for bedbugs, sprinkle it into the bedding.
DE is well known for killing parasites in the gut. DO NOT use DE for swimming pools. It MUST be FOOD grade. Pet owners use it to kill worms, fleas & ticks in their dogs.