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Another Use For Dryer Sheets

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If you hate using smelly bug spray on yourself or your kids, take a dryer sheet and rub it all over your skin, the scent from the dryer sheet repels insects and smells a lot better than OFF! It is also safer with no dangerous chemicals like DEET.

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If you do get bit, take a cotton ball dipped in rubbing alcohol and rub it into the bite, it takes away the itch immediately and you can use it as much as you need to. You should always carry alcohol in your first aid kit wherever you go.

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  • You can do this, it seems so easy and nice. I did it but it didn't work.... unless you figure I was destined to get thousands of bites and only got a dozen or so... the glass half full? emoticon - by LIBBYWELLS06
  • unfortunately that is not entirely true. there are cancer causing agents in the dryer sheets as well. - by JASI27
  • I am allergic to bug spray and use this all of the time! It does work. Unlike most people I have never had an alternative so I just got bit a lot until I heard this from a friend. - by AKELM08
  • YOU CAN STICK ONE IN YOU POCKETS OR TIE ONE ON YOUR BELT KEEPERS TOO. - by KATHLEENPETE

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