Boric acid is a natural antiseptic, anti-fungal agent, and astringent. A teaspoon of boric acid in four ounces of distilled water makes a good wash for wounds, rashes, minor burns, or as an acne treatment. It also relieves the itch from insect bites.
Harris 16 oz. Boric Acid Roach Powder with Lure - HRP-16
Borax is a name brand of boric acid powder manufactured by 20 Mules Team. Boric acid can be used for many things, such as laundry detergent, eye wash and pest control. Boric acid also works as an inhibitor of wood-decaying fungus as well as a wood preservative. By the 1940s, Borax was used in nearly every household as a household cleaner and...
Boric acid as a home remedy for eye infection. Purchase boric acid powder at your local pharmacy. Ask the pharmacist for "medicinal" boric acid powder. (There is another type, which is used as a bug-killer.) This is very important!! Or purchase ready mixed Advanced Eye Relief Eye Wash at your drugstore