For many people, spring and summer are season of warm weather, outdoor activities and holidays, while for others it is a time of constant battle with those pesky insects. The easiest way to get rid of bugs is with homemade mosquito repellents sprays. However they contain ingredients that are not only harmful for the environment, but for your health as well. They are definitely not recommended to use around young children. So if you want to keep your family safe from bugs and harmful chemicals, then try making your own all natural bug repellents, by simply following these 8 easy recipes for everything, from sprays to lotions. They will not only keep bugs away, but will also leave you and your home smelling nice and fresh.

Bug Repellent Reed Diffuser

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One way to make your home a no-bug zone, with this scented anti-bug reed diffuser. It will release the bug repelling smell slowly keeping them away all the time while at the same time making your home smell divine. And you get lotion and spray recipes as a bonus.

Effective DIY Bug Spray

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When getting rid of bugs, the first thing that comes to mind is using a bug spray and you might think that if it doesn’t contain some insecticide it won’t work. Well, this DIY bug spray just might do the trick and you only need a few essential oils and a spray bottle.

Beeswax Insect Repellent Candles

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When the weather is nice and you have a lovely backyard, it is almost a sin to stay indoors just because of the insects. If you want to enjoy the outdoors without being bothered by bugs, you have to try this beeswax insect repellent candle, which is all natural, last long and with a refreshing smell.

Homemade Mosquito Repellents

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The most pesky of the insects are probably the mosquitoes and they are quite hard to keep them away in a non-toxic way, especially when children are involved. Here we give you few ways to make natural homemade mosquito repellents with and without essential oils.

“Buzz Off!” Solid Lotion Bar

Being protected from bugs in your home is easy, you just need a bug spray or some candles, but when you go out, you can’t take the spray bottle with you. Then you need something that will protect your skin, like this lovely anti-bug solid lotion bar.

Bug Repellent Sunscreen

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With hotter and sunnier days coming you’ll need to protect your skin not only from bug bites, but from the sun rays as well So with this recipe for a toxin free two-in-one bug repellent sunscreen, you’ll be well protected from the Sun and the insects.

Bug Bite Relief Stick

Sometimes no matter what you do, some bug manages to get to you and take a bite. There are plenty of products and ways to relieve the pain and irritation of a bug bite, but for a more natural approach, just make this compact bug bite relief stick.

Homemade Insect Repellent Sprays And Lotions

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Toddlers and young children have incredibly sensitive skin, so sometimes even the all-natural homemade insect repellent can cause them some irritations. But with these recipes for bug sprays and lotions, you will not only have effective weapons against bugs, but you and your kids will be absolutely safe and happy.