Lemon Eucalyptus Oil Mosquito Repellent: DEET-Free, Effective, Less-Toxic

Whether you’re just looking to avoid annoying bug bites at your summer BBQs, or if you’re a full-fledged member of Hope Solo’s anti-Zika Virus crusade, you need an effective repellent for mosquitoes and other biting insects. Trouble is, while DEET is the top commercially available chemical repellent because it’s highly effective, it may also bring some pretty serious health concerns ranging from

Lemon eucalyptus oil has recently emerged as an alternative to DEET, and several studies have shown it to be equally effective and far less toxic for people. [Continue reading]