Peppermint oil for mosquito repellant. Dilute 1 part peppermint oil with 10 parts rubbing alcohol.Mix peppermint oil with other types of natural oils that act as an insect repellent, such as rosemary oil, lemongrass oil and lemon eucalyptus oil.
Orajel for Mosquito Bites- Camping! This is a sure fix for mosquito bites. Every time you get bitten by a mosquito, use Orajel or any toothache gel medicine and it works! It stops the itching instantly and will not itch again.
41 Genius Camping Hacks You’ll Wish You Thought Of Sooner: Johnson’s Baby Creamy Oil doubles as a super effective mosquito repellent, and you won’t smell like bug repellent! Great summer life hack for camping, hiking and vacations!
Mentholatum ointment (or Vicks) repel mosquitoes more safely than DEET. This is one I will try, especially around the ankles where the mosquitoes always seem to attack. (Definitely worth a try since I'm a mosquito magnet.
HOMEMADE MOSQUITO/ANT/FLEA REPELLENT Ingredients: litre of alcohol 100 gram of whole cloves 100 ml of baby oil or similar (almond, sesame, chamomile, lavender, fennel etc) Preparation: Leave cloves to marinate in alcohol four days Stir every morning
Have a mosquito problem in summer? At your next outdoor gathering try this SAFE and EFFECTIVE method of keeping mosquitoes at bay! Simply slice a lime in half and press in a good amount of cloves for an ALL NATURAL mosquito repellent
Throw a Stick of Sage into the Firepit/Bonfire. The sage scented smoke that the fire will emit keeps mosquitos and other annoying bugs at bay for the entire area. Usually the sage stick is enough, no need for bug sprays.