Bug Repellent Essential Oil Roll on Don't Bug Me™
What is it?
This bug repellent roll on is easy to use and carry with you. Great for use behind the ears and places where the bugs like to sneak into.
Protects against Mosquitoes, Flies, Gnats, No See Ums
Ingredients: Essential Oils of Eucalyptus citriodora (Lemon-Eucalyptus), Mentha piperita (Peppermint), Melaleuca alternifolia (Tea Tree), Rosmarinus officinalis (Rosemary), Thymus vulgaris/zygis (Thyme).
Science Behind the Ingredients:
The CDC confirmed that lemon eucalyptus oil can be as effective as DEET in repelling mosquitoes. In two recent scientific publications, when oil of lemon eucalyptus was tested against mosquitoes found in the US it provided protection similar to repellents with low concentrations of DEET.
Peppermint Oil is a natural insecticide that kills and repels mosquitoes, ants, fleas, beetles, spiders, flies and even mice. A study published in the Malaria Journal found that it offered repellent action when applied to exposed body parts. It also showed significant larvicidal and mosquito repellent action, with mosquito larvae killed 24 hours after exposure.
Rosemary and Tea Tree Oil
are known to work the best against mosquitoes.
Thyme Oil is effectively used to keep away parasites that feed on the human body like mosquitoes, fleas, lice, bed-bugs, beetles, moths, and flies.