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Repel Lemon Eucalyptus

By: Amy Livingston on April 20, 2017

Bottom Line Repel Lemon Eucalyptus uses a plant-based insect repellent -- oil of lemon eucalyptus -- to effectively chase away mosquitos and other biting insects. The active ingredient is considered to be less toxic than DEET, and is easier on clothes and gear.
Pros
  • Effective against mosquitoes and ticks
  • Will not damage clothing or gear
Cons
  • Powerful odor
  • Severe eye irritant