We know that the most annoying thing for everyone during spring and especially summertime is having bug bites all over your face and body! We all want to make them go away! There are different insect repellents on the market, but do you know what they’re made of? They’re full of harmful chemicals that can cause different skin problems and make you feel bad. Some people have even reported upset stomachs, coughing, respiratory problems etc.
Luckily, today we’re presenting you an interesting way to prepare a bug spray at home! It can help you eliminate different bugs and it’s safe for your pets and your children!
You can also use the ingredients from the spray as a part of a tile scrub, fabric softener, laundry detergent, cleaner etc.
One bug that is very hard to be eliminated is the tick, but we’ve got a solution for it, too!
Homemade Tick Repellent
- 2 parts water
- 1 part of tea tree oil
Combine the two ingredients in a spray bottle.
Use it on anything you like: pant cuffs, socks, shoes, etc.
Still, you have to be aware that tea tree oil mustn’t be used on pets! You can prepare a different spray for them using: clary sage, myrrh, chamomile, peppermint, lavender, marjoram, cedarwood etc.
And here’s the best bug repellent you can use against different kinds of bugs! It’s organic and it smells so good!
Homemade All-Purpose Bug Spray
- 10-12 drops of lemongrass
- 10-12 drops of citronella
- 10 drops of lavender
- 10-12 drops of eucalyptus
- 1-15 oz. bottle of witch hazel
The witch hazel should be divided into 2 small bottles. Keep one of them and combine the other oils in one of the bottles that you’re going to use. You can also take it wherever you go. Bugs are especially active at night. Shake the bottle so that the oils are mixed well. You should shake the mixture before every use.
It’s a great insect repellent! It’s prepared easily and it smells great! You’ll see how effective it is. You won’t notice any bug around you.
The best thing about it is that it’s not sticky and you’ll feel good whenever you apply it on your skin.
No other bug repellent can be like this one! It’s the best one you can use! It’s natural and the ingredients aren’t expensive, plus you’ll have fun when you’re about to prepare it at the comfort of your own home Try it out today and you won’t regret it!