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Bugger OFF Insect Repellent Recipe Ingredients: (Makes 2 ozs. measured) 1/2 oz. Distilled Water 1/4 oz. Witch Hazel 1/2 oz. Lemongrass Essential Oil 1/4 oz. Citronella Essential Oil 1/4 oz. Rosemary Essential Oil 1/4 tsp. Grapeseed Oil 5 drops Vitamin E Oil Mix all ingredients and pour into a glass or aluminum spray bottles. Shake well before each use.
All Natural Insect Repellent 2 Tbs. of witch hazel 2 Tbs. of jojoba, almond, or olive oil 50 – 60 drops essential oils Sample Essential Oil Blend 30 drops lemon eucalyptus (reported by the CDC to be a good natural substitution for DEET in repelling insects, but is not recommended for use on children under 3 yrs.) 10 drops cedarwood 10 drops lavender 10 drops rosemary Other Bug-Repelling Essential Oils: citronella eucalyptus tea tree peppermint cypress rose geranium bergamot lemon cinnamon
This natural homemade insect repellent is great for mosquitos, flies, and other annoying warm season bugs. Tweak to your liking and apply with confidence.
How to Make Natural Homemade Insect Repellent - Use this recipe to make homemade bug spray using a few essential oils and a bottle of witch hazel.