As the summer time approaches so do cookouts, beach trips, and other outdoor activities. Mosquitoes not only carry multiple diseases but can be very annoying pests on a perfect summer day. This article will take a look at 5 of the best mosquito sprays that are effective, where you can find them, their price, and what they do.
1. Cutter All Family Mosquito Insect Repellent
Cutter is a reliable brand name that makes an excellent mosquito spray. This mosquito repellent offers a clean scent spray that is not greasy or heavy. This mosquito repellent also repels ticks, biting flies, no-see-ums, and fleas among others. This product is not only effective but is CFC free, and repels a whole host of outdoor pests. This product can be found at www.walgreens.com for around $5.99.
2. Cutter Outdoorsman Mosquito Repellent
This mosquito repellent by Cutter offers exceptional protection for the woods. When hiking, fishing or doing any outdoor activity you are much more susceptible to insects are they are more heavily congregated in these areas. This repellent has 30% DEET which is the most effective way to repel mosquitoes and other insects. This product can be found at Ace Hardware, prices vary per store but are around $7.
3. OFF! Skintastic Insect Repellent
The OFF! brand has always been a trusted insect repellent, this product being no different. I use the OFF! Skintastic insect repellent because it leaves a nice clean feeling, and is never oily; this product is also very effective. This mosquito repellent can be used on small children but use sparingly and avoid mouth or eye contact as it is not safe. This OFF! product can be found at www.drugstore.com for around $5.49.
4. OFF! mosquito Repellent liquid lotion for KIDS tropical
This kid friendly mosquito repellent from OFF! is great at keeping the disease carrying bugs away from the children. This product has 7.5% DEET which makes it effective against bugs, and carries a sweet tropical scent for a refreshing smell. The OFF! mosquito repellent can be found at www.bonanzle.com for around $3.00
5. Cutter Advanced Picaridin Insect Repellent Pump Spray
This DEET alternative from Cutter offers great protection without the harmful effects of DEET. This insect repellent is effective at repelling chiggers, ticks, mosquitoes, fleas, no-see-ums, and gnats using picaridin a DEET alternative. Cutter Advanced with picaridin is safe for children as young as two. This product can be found at www.backyardstyle.com for about $6.89