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Skin Care and Bug Repellant In One - No Harsh Smell
I first used this product some 40+ years ago in Vietnam to repel bugs and discourage leaches. I learned of it through guys who had been in-country longer than I.
When I first wrote to my mom and told her I needed some Avon skin so Soft, she thought I had lost my mind. Later in the letter I told her what I wanted it for and she couldn't believe it - she had never heard if ssS being used as a bug repellent.
I've had some younger people curious why I use this product, and for me it does dual
duty as a mosquito repellent and it also keeps my skin hydrated. I am a diabetic and many of us really suffer from dry skin.
A GREAT repellent is BOUNCE (in the orange box). It contains white oleander and mosquitoes HATE the smell. Tie one on you & you wonít be bothered by them. Wipe outside walls & surfaces like decks & cushion covers & youíll never see them. Donít use heavily perfumed shampoos, lotions, hairsprays or deodorants.They also LOVE dark colored clothes, so don't wear.
Additional information and ideas can be found at: http://tipnut.com/how-to-prevent-mosquito-bites/
If you've moved away from using dryer sheets in favor of the newer, more environmentally-friendly tumbler balls, you can still put those dryer sheets to good use. They work GREAT as disposable (or even reusable) dustcloths. They also work as mosquito repellent -- just rub over your clothes and skin and you're all set! You can also use them in dresser drawers, closets and even inside shoes to help keep them smelling fresh!
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