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Insect repellant for teens

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littlebillie Sun 29-Jul-18 12:39:53

I am looking for recommendations for kids, my DD is prone to bad bites and wondered if there is anything that is safe and recommended.

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dementedpixie Sun 29-Jul-18 13:10:50

We just use DEET spray on all of us

ManyCrisps Tue 31-Jul-18 18:23:54

You don’t need to get something especially for teens as they can probably use the same stuff you’re using.

PoptartPoptart Wed 01-Aug-18 07:24:40

Something with DEET in it is the only truly effective treatment against getting bites.
Jungle Formula is good, but many supermarkets do their own versions which are just as effective but cheaper.
I think boots do one called Repel.
All are fine for teens to use.

Stopyourhavering64 Thu 02-Aug-18 10:34:16

We've used Jungle Formula...worked well for our teens

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