How Do You Make A Natural Bug Spray With Essential Oils?
Using a natural bug spray will lessen your exposure to toxic chemicals contained in conventional bug spray. With the growing emphasis on natural health an increasing number of people are looking for an alternative to conventional products. This natural bug spray is easy to make. You only need a few ingredients that you can get from your local health food store or order online. Put the funnel into the mouth of the spray bottle so you can pour the liquids in easily without spilling. Add 1/2 cup of soybean or neem oil. Both of these oils have bug repellent properties. Besides being the carrier oil for the essential oils, which ever oil you choose to use will add to the effectiveness of your natural bug spray. You can find either of these oils at your local health food store. Take out the funnel and add your essential oils. Add 15 drops of catnip, lemongrass and geranium oil. Add 10 drops of basil oil. Shake your natural bug spray up well to mix all the contents together. Let the mixture s