Female mosquitoes after mating feed on blood of vertebrates (animals, reptiles and humans). They pierce into the skin using their sharp, elongated probosics. Some people think that mosquitoes bite only those with O-type blood. However, it is far from the truth. In fact, they can … [Read more...] about Over-the-counter and on-prescription cures for mosquito bites
Mated female mosquitoes seek for a human and an animal for feeding on their blood. The blood is a source of protein that is necessary for ovification. Mosquitoes don't bite, they sting, using their sharp, thin and elongated mouthparts. They puncture the skin of the host, inject … [Read more...] about What will stop mosquito bites from itching?
Ultrasound mosquito repellants can keep insects away, emitting ultrasonic sound of various frequency. This high sound is not likely to be heard by elderly people, but audible to kids and babies. Newborns can hear ultrasonic frequency as well as tiny pests can do. Spiders, … [Read more...] about Anti-mosquito apps repel blood-sucking insects with ultrasound
If there are so many mosquitoes where you live (especially when you are surrounded by wetlands) that you are really eaten alive, try making mosquito citronella candles diy for spending warm, windless calm nights on your patio or deck, in the alcove or in the backyard without … [Read more...] about Homemade mosquito repellent candles from citronella and essential oils
Lavender or Lavandula spp. is a aromatic herb. The plant belongs to the mint family of Lamiacea. Lavender fields are native to the southeastern regions of India and Mediterranean lands. Lavender flowers are blue-and-violet in color and have a relaxing fragrance. Furthermore, … [Read more...] about Does Lavender Oil repel Mosquitoes?
Natural mosquito spray diy for body and clothing is a nice solutions for those, who are aware of the scary health effects of synthetic and DEET-based repellents. How to make your own natural mosquito repellent? It is like taking a candy from a baby. In the article you will find … [Read more...] about How to make your own natural mosquito repellent
Mosquitoes are very annoying during the mosquito season. The swarming female mosquitoes bite kids, pets, animals, humans - everyone they meet on their way. In fact, they just need blood, that is the source of protein, for their ovification. The effective way to prevent their … [Read more...] about How to prevent mosquito bites with repellent body sprays
Numerous plants, that grow in nature worldwide, show repellent properties against mosquitoes and other blood-sucking insects. The active ingredients of oils, that are extracted from these plants can act as alternatives to DEET-repellants and be used as natural bio-pesticides for … [Read more...] about Essential oils are used for mosquito repellant DIY
To avoid environmental pollution and health problems caused by the use of conventional synthetic insecticides, there is a trend to search for naturally occurring toxicants from plants. Among the compounds discussed for anti-fungal and insecticidal activity, the natural extract … [Read more...] about Garlic spray for mosquitoes in backyard and over standing water
Mosquito yard control methods include both natural and chemical treatment. Homeowners, who are aware of pros and cons of non-organic insecticides, tend to apply eco-friendly bio-pesticides, which are less hazardous to pets, humans and plants. To mix homemade mosquito yard spray … [Read more...] about Mosquito repellent sprays diy for outdoor treatment