Our expert says:
The best way to get rid of them is taking a fine tweezer and removing them physically as smothering and other methods do not really work.Please watch out for symptoms of tickbite fever and get immediate testing and treatment if you develop any fever, headache or a rash.
You can try antihistamine tablets for a few days with phenergan cream on the most itchy areas. See also http://jhbhiking.org.za/cms/index.php?_qnz
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