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Off! Deep Woods VIII

By: Amy Livingston on April 20, 2017

Bottom Line DEET is one of the most effective mosquito-repelling chemicals on the market, and no DEET-based formula performs as consistently well as OFF! Deep Woods VIII. It's among the top performers in two laboratory tests, keeping mosquitoes and ticks at bay for hours.
Pros
  • Highly effective against mosquitoes and ticks
  • Easy to apply
  • Doesn't feel greasy
  • Odor doesn't bother most users
Cons
  • Can damage clothing and gear
  • Mildly toxic