Remarlé® Natural Skin Care Botanical Solutions for the Skin
  • Don't Be Bugged™ Natural Bug Repellent Spray (Liquid) - Pet and People Safe


    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.

    This Bug Spray is used to repel Green Head Flies, Mosquitoes, Gnats, Black Flies, Ants, Ticks and Fleas. Will repel bugs for up to 3 hours or more.  Great to use on your boat, back yard, deck, at the beach, park, hiking, or walking - everywhere.

    It is safe for your pets and you may even notice a shinier coat.

    Here is a customer product review posted on facebook:
    "Just wanted to let you know that we are loving your natural bug spray. We use on our dog and haven't found a tick on her since we started using it. The spray also keeps her coat super clean. She is a white shepherd and your spray keeps her white coat added plus! Thank you! " SM- Brigantine

    Ingredients: Apple Cider & White  Vinegar, Distilled Water, Eucalyptus citriodora (Lemon-Eucalyptus), Mentha piperita (Peppermint), Melaleuca alternifolia (Tea Tree), Rosmarinus officinalis (Rosemary). Eugenia caryophyllata (Clove), Cymbopogon flexuosus (Lemongrass), Cinnamomum cassia (Cinnamon).

    Three options:

    2 oz filled sample size spray bottle

    64 oz Refill Container WITH Empty 14 oz Spray Bottle

    64 oz Refill Container NO Spray Bottle

    Remarle Natural Skin Care has created three different products for prevention against Mosquitoes and/or the Sun’s damaging UV rays.  Click on the links below to read more about the science behind the ingredients.

    1. Bug Spray Liquid   

    2. Shea Butter Bug Repellent

    3. Shea Butter Bug Repellent and SPF 25 SunBlock

    4. Bug Repellent Roll On


    About Zika virus

    Fact sheet
    Updated 15 April 2016

    Key facts

    • Zika virus disease is caused by a virus transmitted primarily by Aedes mosquitoes.
    • People with Zika virus disease can have symptoms that can include mild fever, skin rash, conjunctivitis, muscle and joint pain, malaise or headache. These symptoms normally last for 2-7 days.
    • There is no specific treatment or vaccine currently available.
    • The best form of prevention is protection against mosquito bites.
    • The virus is known to circulate in Africa, the Americas, Asia and the Pacific.


    Zika virus is an emerging mosquito-borne virus that was first identified in Uganda in 1947 in rhesus monkeys through a monitoring network of sylvatic yellow fever. It was subsequently identified in humans in 1952 in Uganda and the United Republic of Tanzania. Outbreaks of Zika virus disease have been recorded in Africa, the Americas, Asia and the Pacific.

    • Genre: Flavivirus
    • Vector: Aedes mosquitoes (which usually bite during the day with peaks during early and late afternoon/evening hours)
    • Reservoir: Unknown


    Why use natural bug spray?

    It is nice knowing exactly what you are putting on your skin. Natural bug sprays and insect repellents are the preferred option if you want to minimize the amount of chemicals you and your family are exposed to. There is an array of essential oils available that have innate mosquito, flea, tick, and fly repelling properties. 

    What is the science behind the ingredients?

    I put together ingredients that not only repel those nasty bugs, but also has a pleasant smell.

    Studies have shown that Peppermint Essential Oil can disrupt the Larval Cycle.  Peppermint works like larvicidal, an insecticide that kills larval pests.

    Eucalyptus which work best against fleas and mosquitoes.

    Lemon which work best against ticks, fleas and mosquitoes.

    Cinnamon, Clove and Rosemary Oil are known to work the best against mosquitoes.

    Lemongrass helps repel Mosquitoes, Ticks, and Fleas.

    Apple Cider Vinegar, Tea Tree and White Vinegar for Green Flies, Horse Flies, and Black Flies.