What do you do when you want to enjoy a nature-filled summer or vacation in a malaria-prone area, but won’t use DEET?
Luckily, there are nontoxic alternatives for making bugs, well, bug off! So when it comes to pesky mosquitoes and your fear of Lyme disease, West Nile, and Malaria, you can go boldly where bugs are and enjoy nature, while avoiding insects with the following nontoxic, natural bug repellents…
1. Cover Up
To keep the mosquitoes at bay, use your common sense and cover up as best as possible. That means long shirts, long pants, hats, socks, and shoes that cover your entire feet for you and the kids when sitting around a campfire or walking through mosquito infested areas.