Category: Health & Fitness

How To Keep Mosquitoes Away

Nobody likes dealing with mosquito bites, but it can be hard to keep the bugs away. It’s hard, but it’s not impossible. There are a few tricks that can help to keep mosquitoes away from you and your home.

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Use The Right Plants

There are a few plants that work as natural mosquito repellents. Lavender is particularly effective and easy to use. Put a few drops of lavender oil around windows to make sure that mosquitoes don’t come inside and around any places that they congregate to drive them away. Rubbing lavender oil on skin can also reduce the risk of bites.

Catnip can also be surprisingly effective. It works best when the bush is still alive, so planting a few catnip bushes around a house works well in the long term. It also tends to attract every stray cat in the neighborhood, but most people would rather deal with … Read More