The Center for Disease Control (CDC) recommends essential oils as an effective natural alternative to using DEET as a mosquito repellent. This formula has been used successfully in West Africa where mosquito bite can result in contracting malaria.
Use this blend as a repellent for mosquitos and other insects.
Directions: Shake well and apply to exposed areas. Reapply 2-3x per day or as needed.
Do not swallow. not for internal use!
keep out of reach of children!
keep out of eyes!
The uses suggested here are from aromatherapy text and folklore, and are not intended to replace in any way remedies or cures for medical ailments