These Are the Best Bug Repellents So You Won't Get Eaten Alive Ever Again

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To say mosquitos love me is an understatement. And no, Mom, it doesn’t just mean I’m “as sweet as can be.” As it turns out, an estimated 20% of people are especially delicious to mosquitoes and get bitten more often on a consistent basis. It has to with a lot of different things (like your blood type and body temperature), but it’s still terrible nonetheless.

This summer, I decided to put a stop to the madness. I did a ton of research for all-natural (and mostly all-natural) options that will keep mosquitos away from my skin and my sanity intact. Below, I list the five best options out there. Keep scrolling for a bug-free season.