April 10, 2020
DIY Recipe for Aromatic Insect Repellent
A safe and aromatic alternative to chemical insect repellents, keep this DIY bug spray with you during spring and summer evenings to prevent bug bites.
1 oz. bottle with atomizer
1/4 oz. Witch Hazel
3 drops Thyme Essential Oil
6 drops Lemongrass Essential Oil
4 drops Peppermint Essential Oil
3/4 oz. water
Pour Witch Hazel into bottle. Add essential oils, shake well, and top off with water. Screw on atomizer and shake again. Spray directly onto skin or clothing, using caution to avoid the eye area.