Best Answer: Chiggers if you have been outside lately in long grass or sitting in grass. Could also be bed bugs? Chiggers usually bite where your clothes are tight (like around the lining of your underwear). To get rid of chigger bites put clear nail polish on the bites--i know it sounds weird but I PROMISE it works.
Dr. Fowler responded: Chiggers vs bed bugs. Bed bug bites may cause no symptoms or signs in some people. When there is a reaction, it may not show until several days after the bed bug has bitten. It can cause pink, swollen, itchy lesions on the skin. What can be telltale is when there is a linear track of lesions from sequential feedings - but that does not always occur. * chigger's bites
Bed Bug vs Spider Bite - Wrapping It Up Feel free to go over all of this information again to help you become better prepared when trying to distinguish between bed bugs and spider bites. Identifying the actual bite and then making use of the correct treatments can help in preventing any serious symptoms.
The blood bedbugs suck out of you feeds their existence, while chiggers make a fatal mistake when they bite humans. The taxonomy, habitats, size and breeding habits of bed bugs and chiggers have stark differences.
Bed Bug Bite vs. Chigger Bite If you think you have chiggers in your bed biting you, you're probably mistaken as chiggers tend to live in moist, damp, grassy and wooded areas, not your bed room. However, there are many similarities between the markings from these two pests.
Chigger bites are caused because of their feeding nature. They feed upon their hosts. They migrate on the skin of animals and human in search of nourishment. Chiggers usually connect itself to its prey when a human or an animal passes through these places where they are lurking. Folded cuffs, sleeves and collars can give them a way to lurk upon their prey easily.