Insect repellent DEET explained

DEET is the most popular active ingredient used in many insect repellent products, and for now also the most effective one. DEET is used for repelling not only mosquitoes, but also other pests that carry diseases such as ticks. DEET has got an oil consistency with a yellowish color.

Citronella oil for mosquito repelling

Citronella is an oil that can be obtained of different species of lemongrass. Lemongrass is a plant type that usually grows in about 5 fee height and can be found in warm climate zones, but are also grown in colder climate zones indoors. The citronella oil is obtained from the leaves and stems of the lemongrass plant. Citronella oil is a natural oil type that is used in many industries starting from perfumery to insect repellent products