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Natural mosquito repellent spray with Lemon Eucalyptus essential oil

Summer, the season of heat, picnics, swimming and outdoor evenings, also often rhymes with an increased presence of mosquitoes. These little flying creatures can quickly turn a perfect evening into a nightmare. Fortunately, there are natural solutions to ward them off, such as a homemade spray made with lemon eucalyptus essential oil.

Why use Lemon Eucalyptus essential oil?

Lemon eucalyptus essential oil is renowned for its mosquito repellent properties. By combining it with citronella essential oil, another well-known natural repellent, you can enjoy your summer evenings without being bothered by these unwanted insects.

How to prepare your natural mosquito repellent spray?

The Necessary Ingredients

  • 100ml distilled water
  • 50ml rubbing alcohol or witch hazel water,
  • 30-40 drops of lemon eucalyptus essential oil
  • 20 drops lemongrass essential oil
  • 250 ml spray container

The user manual

  1. Start by mixing water, rubbing alcohol (or witch hazel water ) , and essential oils in a 250ml spray container.
  2. Shake the mixture well before each use.
  3. Spray on clothing and skin, avoiding contact with eyes and mouth.

For these kinds of recipes, opting for a 250 ml spray container could be ideal. Its size offers an easy grip and an even vaporization.

A few tips for optimal use

For optimal effectiveness, be sure to shake the mixture well before each use. This ensures that the essential oils are well distributed in the liquid.

Plus, you can customize your mosquito repellent spray by adding other repellent essential oils, like geranium or cedar. However, be careful not to exceed the total recommended concentration of essential oils in the mixture (between 2 and 3%).

It is important to remember that the use of essential oils must always be done with care. Before applying this spray to your skin, perform a patch test to avoid any allergic reactions.

Enjoy summer without the mosquitoes

With this natural mosquito repellent spray, your summer evenings will no longer be spoiled by these little flying insects. A natural and simple solution to enjoy the summer with complete peace of mind.

Remember, to make this kind of recipe, you can always turn to quality containers, well thought out for this kind of use, such as 250 ml spray containers.

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Tips and Warnings

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Special Note: Every recipe featured here is based on using doTERRA's Certified Pure Therapeutic Grade (CPTG) essential oils. These essential oils are chosen for their purity and therapeutic efficacy, ensuring the best possible experience.

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The information and recipes contained in Essanzia.com blog posts are intended to promote the general use of essential oils and do not constitute medical advice or medical treatment.

Before using any essential oil for any application or recipe, we highly recommend doing a patch test to make sure you don't experience any adverse reactions. Additionally, Essanzia does not explicitly endorse the use of essential oils. Each individual is unique and may react differently.

It is important to note that citrus essential oils can cause photosensitization. We therefore advise not to expose yourself to the sun for several hours after their application.

If in doubt or concern, please consult a qualified healthcare professional. The health and well-being of our readers is our priority.