To get rid of mosquitoes, you may have decided to use insecticides. But these chemicals cause allergic reactions in some people and can be downright dangerous in others. Did you know there are natural ways to scare away mosquitoes?
Neem is a tree native to India many benefits to the human body. It is also a great mosquito repellent. A study published in The Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association concludes that the neem oil mixture and coconut oil is an effective way to repel mosquitoes. For this repellent is effective, it is necessary that you étaliez evenly on exposed parts of your body.This mixture will protect you against mosquito bites for at least eight hours.
Eucalyptus and lemon oil
The mixture of these two oils is recommended by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) in the United States as an effective insecticide. When applied to the skin, it has antiseptic properties and anti-insects. A natural mixture that does not include the harmful effects of chemical repellents. To use, mix lemon oil and eucalyptus oil in equal proportions and coat your body.
The extract of this species of the laurel family tree is used as a repellent. Its anti-mosquito activity is the longest compared to other natural products. In one room, let light act on camphor and close all doors and windows for about fifteen to twenty minutes. When you come back into the room, the mosquitoes are gone!
The tangy smell of garlic repels mosquitoes. To use this remedy, simply crush some garlic cloves, boil them in water and spray this mixture the room you want to keep free mosquito. You can also put on you to prevent mosquito bites.
The tree oil Tea
Its smell and its antifungal properties (able to treat fungal infections) and antibacterial repel mosquitoes and prevent their bites. To use this oil, you can rub some on your skin or add a few drops in a spray bottle. The smell of tea tree oil permeates the air and thus keeps the mosquitoes away.
For fans of mint, this remedy is timely. According to a study published in The Journal of Bioresource Technology , mint oil and extract are as effective as any other insect. You can use mint leaves and essence of different ways. You can choose to use it in a spray bottle, apply oil on your body or shrub planted near the outside your bedroom window.
This flower gives off a smell excellent but still very high for mosquitoes, which prevents them from biting. To use this remedy, then you should take the lavender oil as a natural deodorant or apply it on your body.
Citronella oil is an essential oil extracted from the herb of this plant. This oil is known for its effectiveness in avoiding mosquito bites. To use, you must infuse this extract in a candle or use it in a vaporizer.