Bug Off Solid Lotion Bar
- Brands “Bug Off” Products
- Product Code: B001
- Reward Points: 80
- Availability: 14
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This natural pest deterrent is perfect for fighting off the summer-time swarms!
Description: Not only do these lotion bars keep the bug away they’re also awesome for your skin! Filled with skin loving and moisturizing ingredients like cocoa butter and Shea butter, these lotion bars are silky smooth and absorb easily into the skin.
What will you find in the essential oil blend?
- Citronella is well known to repel mosquitoes due to its abundant citronellol, neral and geraniol.
- Lemongrass and Litsea Oils are also abundant in citronellol, and geraniol, bolstering Citronella’s effectiveness.
- Cedarwood’s anti-insect properties are well known and research suggests the nepalactone in Catnip oil is a more effective insect deterrent than DEET!
- Patchouli is used to keep insects away.
- Eucalyptus! Did you know that due to the high cineol content, in the USA Eucalyptus was registered as an insecticide in 1948. Bugs don't like Eucalyptus!
- Tea Tree Oil is effective for the same reason.
- Lastly, Lavender Oil, which might not be the most efficacious stand-alone insect deterrent, but it is the perfect sweetener.
Weight: 2 oz.