Herbal Insect Repellent Overview
Burt’s Bees Herbal Insect Repellent contains all natural oils and herbs that bugs absolutely hate, keeping insects of all shapes and sizes far away from you and your family. It works because it contains strong herbal ingredients extracted from plants that naturally have anti-insect defense mechanisms as a method of survival. These natural herbs and oils possess aromatic and strong tannic properties that are pleasant to humans, but extremely unpleasant to bugs. It’s also 100% free of DEET, making it completely safe to apply directly on the skin and on children and pets.
Burt’s Bees Herbal Insect Repellent combines rosemary, lemongrass and citronella oils blended with castor seed, cedar leaf, peppermint menthol, clove flower and geranium oils to create the ultimate bug repelling formula, made 100% from mother nature! Oils like those harvested from lemongrass, citronella, cedar leaf, peppermint and geranium possess strong, aromatic scents that resonate as “environmental threats” to the majority of insects, so bugs avoid them at all costs. Some of the micronutrients found in these herbs can damage the sensitive body parts of insects, so once you spray a little big of Burt’s Bees Herbal Insect Repellent, you’ll be bug free for hours. The greatest part is that Burt’s Bees Herbal Insect Repellent is completely safe and all natural, so you can relax knowing you’ll be free of any foreign chemicals as well as any bugs!
Herbal Insect Repellent Description from Burt's Bees
Our 100% natural blend of bug-fighting oils repels even the most stubborn of pests. Rosemary, Lemongrass, and Citronella oils mix with 5 other oils that bugs hate, creating an all natural solution for keeping them away. Since there's no DEET in this formula, it's safe enough to apply with confidence to children and pets.
Glycine soja (soybean) oil, ricinus communis (castor) seed oil, rosmarinus officinalis (rosemary) leaf oil, cymbopogon schoenanthus (lemongrass) oil, thuja occidentalis (cedar) leaf oil, mentha piperita (peppermint) oil, cymbopogon nardus (citronella) oil, eugenia caryophyllus (clove) flower oil, geranium maculatum (geranium) oil, tocopherol.
Apply liberally to exposed skin, particularly your ankles, legs, arms, wrists and hairline before venturing outdoors. When applying to children, spray into hands first and then gently apply. Avoid contact with eyes. Use carefully as this product may discolor clothing.
Keep out of reach of children. May cause skin irritation. Do not apply to children's hands. Adult supervision required when applied to children.