7 Effective Ways To Get Rid Of Mosquitoes And Remedy In Case You Get Bitten

Mosquitoes existed for some reason, but watch out because this red tiny mosquito bite in the morning can spoil your mood. Mosquitoes is an insect that feed on our blood and potentially leaves a decease such as Malaria, Dengue and the recent Zika is a complete disaster. VoxLifestyle want to share a few tips on how to stop mosquitoes from feasting on you, the best thing is, it’s 100% natural ingredient that can be found at home.

1. Essential Oils

mosquitoes repellent and cure

Essential oils used widely for religious purpose and good for meditation, many people don’t know this oil also effective as mosquito repellent. The proof is, before the invention of mosquito coil product, for decades our ancestor harness this natural essential oils to chase mosquitoes out of their home. Here is 12 list of essential oils that can be use as mosquito repellent:-

  • Citronella
  • Lemon Eucalyptus
  • Peppermint
  • Lemon
  • Eucalyptus
  • Lemongrass

  • Geranium
  • Lavender
  • Catnip
  • Basil
  • Clove
  • Thyme

Usage 1 - Essential Oil Insect Repellent Spray

mosquitoes spray made from essential oil
You will need a small 4 ounce spray bottle and fill it with a boiled or distilled water, add 1 ounce of vodka or witch hazel followed by 60 – 70 drops of essential oils. That’s it, close the bottle and shake it well.

Usage 2 - Aromatic Cotton Ball

aromatic oils for mosquitoes repellent
Soak the cotton or a few drop of essential oils and put it next to your pillow or anywhere you like. Picture taken from One Good Thing by Jillee

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