- 25 drops of lemongrass essential oil
- 25 drops of cinnamon essential oil
- 1/4 cup of witch hazel water
- 1/4 cup of distilled water
Updated: Sep 01, 2022
If mosquitos ruin your summer outings, this homemade mosquito repellent is a must. It requires only four ingredients, all of which are safe on the skin and also friendly for the environment. Both cinnamon and lemongrass contain compounds that are known to naturally repel mosquitos and kill off their eggs. As an added bonus, these essential oils will leave a pleasant, natural scent on your skin.
You may spray this cinnamon lemongrass mosquito repellent directly on the skin. Avoid the eyes and mouth.