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Essential Oils Mosquito Repellent Recipe

Essential Oils Mosquito Repellent Recipe

Are you tired of swatting away pesky mosquitoes but want a chemical-free solution? Look no further! Essential oils are the perfect natural and effective choice for repelling these annoying insects. In this blog post, we’ll guide you through an essential oils mosquito repellent recipe that not only works but smells great too!

Why Choose Essential Oils for Mosquito Repellent?

Essential oils are a popular alternative to chemical-based mosquito repellents for several reasons, such as:

  • They are natural and free from harmful chemicals
  • Many essential oils have proven insect-repelling properties
  • They often smell much more pleasant than chemical-based repellents
  • Essential oil blends can be customized to suit individual preferences

Best Essential Oils for Repelling Mosquitoes

While many essential oils possess insect-repellent properties, some are known to work particularly well against mosquitoes. These include:

  • Lavender
  • Lemon Eucalyptus
  • Citronella
  • Peppermint
  • Tea Tree
  • Geranium
  • Cloves

Essential Oils Mosquito Repellent Recipe

Now that we know which essential oils are best for repelling mosquitoes, let's dive into the recipe!

For this mosquito repellent, you’ll need:

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  • 30 drops Lemon Eucalyptus Oil
  • 10 drops Lavender Oil
  • 10 drops Citronella Oil
  • 5 drops Peppermint Oil
  • 5 drops Geranium Oil
  • 5 drops Clove Oil
  • 5 drops Tea Tree Oil
  • 2 ounces Witch Hazel
  • 2 ounces Distilled Water
  • Spray bottle

Directions

  1. Add essential oils to the spray bottle, starting with lemon eucalyptus oil, followed by lavender oil, citronella oil, peppermint oil, geranium oil, clove oil, and finally tea tree oil.
  2. Fill the remaining half of the spray bottle with distilled water, leaving a small gap at the top to add witch hazel.
  3. Top off spray bottle with witch hazel, then secure the lid.
  4. Shake the bottle thoroughly to mix the essential oils and liquids.
  5. Label your spray bottle with “Essential Oil Mosquito Repellent” and the date of creation.
  6. Store in a cool, dark place when not in use to protect the oils' potency.

Essential Oils Mosquito Repellent Recipe Example:

Imagine you have a family barbecue planned in your backyard on a warm summer evening. As everyone starts enjoying themselves, the mosquitoes begin to make their unwelcome appearance. Instead of reaching for a harsh, chemical-laden bug spray, you turn to your homemade essential oil mosquito repellent. With just a few spritzes over your exposed skin, the mosquitoes are repelled by the delightful aroma of natural essential oils, providing you and your loved ones with a peaceful, bite-free evening.

Now that you've learned how to create an effective and natural essential oil mosquito repellent, you can enjoy the outdoors without the annoyance of pesky mosquitoes! If you loved making this repellent, don't forget to share this article with your friends and family, so they too can benefit from nature's insect-repelling powers. To discover more essential oil guides and recipes, check out our blog at Oshu Oils, where we're dedicated to helping you harness the power of essential oils in every aspect of your life. Additionally, explore the Oshu Oils range of essential oils to experience the benefits of our carefully crafted, artisan blends. Happy blending!

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Kaua Ribeiro

Kaua Ribeiro is a renowned expert in holistic medicine and beauty, with over 25 years of research experience dedicated to uncovering the secrets of nature's most powerful remedies. Holding a degree in Naturopathic Medicine, Kaua's passion for healing and well-being has driven him to explore the intricate connections between mind, body, and spirit. Over the years, Kaua has become a respected authority in the field, helping countless individuals discover the transformative power of plant-based therapies, including essential oils, herbs, and natural supplements. He has authored numerous articles and publications, sharing his wealth of knowledge with a global audience seeking to improve their overall health and well-being. Kaua's expertise extends to the realm of beauty, where he has developed innovative, all-natural skincare solutions that harness the potency of botanical ingredients. His formulations embody his deep understanding of the healing properties found in nature, providing holistic alternatives for those seeking a more balanced approach to self-care. With his extensive background and dedication to the field, Kaua is a trusted voice and guiding light in the world of holistic medicine and beauty.

Create Your Own Essential Oil

Have you ever dreamt of crafting your own personalised Artisan Essential Oil blend? We've turned this dream into reality. Every blend is carefully hand-blended and prepared to order, tailoring a sensory experience as unique as you.

Choose from our expertly curated blends or explore your creativity. Delve into the essence of up to three handpicked ingredients. It's an opportunity to let your intuition guide you.

About Kaua Ribeiro

Kaua Ribeiro is a renowned expert in holistic medicine and beauty, with over 25 years of research experience dedicated to uncovering the secrets of nature's most powerful remedies. Holding a degree in Naturopathic Medicine, Kaua's passion for healing and well-being has driven him to explore the intricate connections between mind, body, and spirit. Over the years, Kaua has become a respected authority in the field, helping countless individuals discover the transformative power of plant-based therapies, including essential oils, herbs, and natural supplements. He has authored numerous articles and publications, sharing his wealth of knowledge with a global audience seeking to improve their overall health and well-being. Kaua's expertise extends to the realm of beauty, where he has developed innovative, all-natural skincare solutions that harness the potency of botanical ingredients. His formulations embody his deep understanding of the healing properties found in nature, providing holistic alternatives for those seeking a more balanced approach to self-care. With his extensive background and dedication to the field, Kaua is a trusted voice and guiding light in the world of holistic medicine and beauty.

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