Mix a couple tablespoons of vicks vapor rub in hot water until dissolved. Let cool and put in spray bottle. And apply to child as needed. I have a son that gets eaten up by mosquitoes and have tried everything. This works. Dollar Tree carries vapor rub and spray bottles.
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Posted 2:58 pm, 09/18/2017
The most natural way to repel bugs that bite is by using plants that they avoid. Buy salves that contain plants such as Rosemary, Calendula, etc. These are safe to use with no nasty chems and repel so much better than the chemical based sprays.
Any type of plant-based salve will most likely help repel bugs. However, some are better than most!
Posted 3:46 pm, 08/01/2017
we bought a product at lowes garden center that finally does the job it is called Skeeter Beater it has no DEET. it works really well about everything. I hope this helps.
Posted 12:52 pm, 07/02/2015
Hi I have a 3 year old and we have used everything from the deep woods bug spray to skin so soft to dryer sheets and NOTHING helps, they still bite her. I was just wondering if anyone has something you have tried that has worked. Any home remedies or anything you know works for sure. All help appreciated!