Mosquitoes are developing resistance to mosquito repellent ingredient DEET. What are the alternatives?
Best Mosquito Repellent In India: Mosquitoes are pesky bugs that not only leave itchy welts but transmit harmful diseases like malaria, dengue, and chikungunya. All of these diseases are quite serious and are accompanied by severe symptoms.
The most commonly used active ingredient in mosquito repellent is DEET. DEET causes disturbing health problems, skin blisters, birth defects, neurological damage (memory loss, muscle and joint pain). In some cases, persons who used products containing a high concentration of N, N-Diethyl-meta-toluamide (DEET) or who were exposed to excessive amounts of DEET have experienced blisters, skin rashes, skin & mucous membrane irritation.
Recent research has found that mosquitoes are growing resistant to DEET. These mosquitoes pass the DEET resistant trait to their offspring.
What is the best Mosquito Repellent in India without DEET?
The best alternative to these chemical repellents is herbal repellents.
- Mospray is a blend of aromatic oils and plant extracts. Herbal Mospray, when sprayed on exposed skin, will keep mosquitoes away for 4 to 5 hours. Mospray has been developed as a replacement for various DEET-based chemical creams, wipes, and lotions available on the market. Mospray is made from Lemongrass oil, Palmarosa oil, Tulsi oil, Eucalyptus oil. It is safe, non-toxic, and eco-friendly.
- JustSpray: It is completely natural and safe for use. The effects of the Herbal Strategi JustSpray last for 8 to 12 hours. After repeated use for 10 days, our natural mosquito repellent will keep mosquitos at bay automatically by forming a ‘seal’ around your home and helps prevent dengue and other mosquito caused diseases.
Our products don’t contain any harmful chemical. They are:
- Non-toxic & biodegradable.
- Made exclusively from plant extracts & natural ingredients.
- Never tested on animals.
- Kind to waterways and marine life.
- Safe for kids & cause (0) zero side effects.
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