We spend half the year in Mexico and there are mosquitoes here that love me!
I purchased some essential oils here in Mexico and made my own natural mosquito bug spray! It works great!!!!
The oils were hard to find in Mexico but I found them at small health food stores.
What you will need:
A small spray bottle preferably dark colored to keep the solution away from bright sunlight which keeps it from getting rancid. I recommend a glass bottle. I could only find plastic for this post.
2 Tablespoons Boiled Water
2 Tablespoons Vodka (or 100% alcohol)
2 Tablespoons Olive Oil (or any natural oil that is liquid such as vit. E oil)
30 drops of Citronella Essential Oil
15 drops of Lavender Essential Oil
Here are the steps: