All-Natural Homemade Bug Spray Recipes That Work! we joke about mosquitoes being the size of birds, and they certainly do seem to come in flocks! Keeping bugs away with a good mosquito repellent is a top priority, especially with small children who are prone to scratching mosquito bites
Pesticides and chemicals are dangerous and some bed bugs are resistant to them. Professional treatments are expensive. Natural bed bug repellent is an option on the table that can eliminate the pests
This eco-friendly bed bug spray is formulated using natural ingredients like alpha-cyclodextrin, cedarwood oil, ethyl lactate and geranium oil It's a fast acting spray specially formulated as a non-staining solution for use on bedding, mattresses and furnitures. This natural bed bug spray is also safe to use around children and pets.
Bed bug spray is an insecticide based spray that works great for bed bugs that you can see and spray directly, but has no effect on the majority that you can't. Most of the sprays will kill bed bugs that come into direct contact within a few minutes. Some sprays have a residual effect for up to 48 hours, which is great but can be hit or miss.
Here's how to use hydrosols in your natural bug repellent: Mix a couple of hydrosols from the list above in a (PET) plastic or glass bottle with an atomizer for a repellent spray that can go with you. Boost your hydrosol with a few drops of essential oil.
If I want to sit outside in the summer, I literally have to surround myself with citronella candles and douse myself in bug spray. I've never really felt great about spraying super chemically bug spray all over my skin, so I've been working on perfecting an all-natural homemade tick and bug spray for the past few years.