Common Essential Oils to Repel Mosquitoes

The idea of covering yourself with mosquito repellent when at an outdoor event makes some people skip the event all together.  We get it;  you aren’t a fan of the smell or worry about products with Deet being applied to young children with sensitive skin.  There are numerous essential oils that have been proven to be safe and effective. Some…

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What is DEET? How does it repel mosquitoes?

While DEET is a widely used and effective insect repellent, some people may prefer alternative options, such as natural essential oils, due to concerns about the chemical nature of DEET. As with any insect repellent, it’s essential to choose a product that suits individual preferences and needs. DEET, which stands for N,N-diethyl-meta-toluamide, is a common active ingredient found in many…

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