Keep mosquitoes away with this effective, all-natural insect repellent spray.
Fight off those pesky mozzies with this effective, all natural insect repellent recipe. A must-have for hiking, backpacking, camping, or just daily life in the tropics! This recipe was created for children 10+ and adults. For children under the age of 10, check out my Kids Safe Mosquitoes Be Gone Spray recipe here.
1 oz water
5 drops cedarwood essential oilView Details
3 drops palmarosa essential oilView Details
A rose by any other name would smell as sweet as palmarosa. It has a floral, rosy, sweet, and fresh aroma and is a great oil to add to your skincare routine. Palmarosa is beneficial for all skin types as it moisturises, stimulates cell regeneration, encourages elasticity, and regulates the production of sebum.
4 drops eucalyptus lemon essential oilView Details
2 drops patchouli essential oilView Details
As the official scent of the Age of Aquarius, made popular by our hippie ancestors, patchouli has a deep, woody, sweet, and earthy aroma. It is amazing in blends to reduce stress, depression and anxiety. It can also be used in blends for skin conditions such as dryness, inflammation, scars, sores, eczema, and wounds.
2 drops citronella essential oilView Details
1 drop peppermint essential oilView Details
For when the spring in your step has decided to throw in the towel for the day. Peppermint oil’s strong, refreshing aroma has been known to help with mental fatigue, depression, and even to end a headache. It is one of the best things for tired, achy feet, and is known for stimulating new ideas and creativity.
Step 1 Pour the water and solubol into your spray bottle.
Step 2 Add the essential oils.
Step 3 Twist the cap on the bottle and shake well to emulsify the essential oils and water before use.
Step 4 If you try out this recipe, please review it below. I would love to hear how you liked it.