4 Plants That Are Natural Insect Repellents

Mint is also good insect repellent
Mint is also good insect repellent

Essential Oils
Rub lavender or lavender oil directly on skin. Lavender is a natural fly repellent, and is even great at repelling your cat’s or dog’s fleas. Daub a little lavender oil directly onto your wrists or on exposed areas as needed.

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Lavender Flowers are one of the best natural insect repellents.

Rub mint oil or members of the mint family directly on skin. Mint is another natural fly repellent, and it has that classic, sweet mint fragrance. Peppermint, spearmint, catnip, pennyroyal are fantastic at shooing away unwanted flies and keeping you smelling great.

Mint is also good insect repellent
Mint is also good insect repellent
Pennyroyal herb is also in the mint family but the oil is poison do not get in eyes or mouth
Pennyroyal herb is also in the mint family but the oil is poison do not get in eyes or mouth