Don’t Let the Bugs Bite Insect Repellent

Ready to get bugs to stop bothering you but don’t want to use chemicals (DEET) on your body? Try this natural Bug Repellent version.

  • 1 small (2-oz) brown or blue glass spray bottle
  • 1 small funnel or mixing cup with pour spout
  • Jojoba oil
  • vegetable glycerin
  • witch hazel
  • 5 drops lemon tea tree essential oil
  • 5 drops eucalyptus essential oil
  • 5 drops peppermint essential oil
  1. Pour into 2-oz glass spray bottle:  1/3 full with Jojoba oil, 1/3 full with vegetable glycerin
  2. Add all essential oil drops
  3. Fill remainder of bottle to top with witch hazel


  1. Shake well before each use
  2. Spritz on exposed body areas (avoiding eye area)
  3. Reapply often
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