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Bug-Be-Gone Spray For Us Humans

Author: Gena R.
Skill: Energy Worker
Date: 06-22-2013
Views: 5,851
Word Count: 126
Questions Received: 1
Testimonial ID: 8668-OR
Brand Neutral: No

Note: Not all essential oil brands are the same, and you get what you pay for. If you expect to achieve results similar to those described in this testimonial, then ensure that you are using oils from pesticide-free plants. Also, the brand should use 100% pure, high-quality essential oils that do not contain any synthetic additives. Do your own research or ask a trusted friend to find a brand that is reputable. Buyer beware.

I am a licensed massage therapist and am consistently looking for natural alternatives to using chemicals around me. Combine this with my sister having a severe skin reaction to a bug spray with DEET a year ago.

After doing some research I created this recipe combining several I saw online. It's advertised for use on humans, but I have a hosta plant that I'm going to spray it on as well. I'll keep you posted on how that works. So, here's the recipe I used:

Into a 8 oz spray bottle, add the following:

* 10 drops Purification Oil
* 10 drops Peppermint
* Fill bottle half full with filtered or purified water
* Fill rest of bottle with Witch Hazel

Stir well and then apply by spraying on exposed skin.

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Additional keyword(s) assigned by the editor: bugs, gnats, mosquito, moths, pesticide, plants.

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