Fatherly: Best Bug Sprays For Kids & Adults
Best Bug Sprays For Kids & Adults
Here’s what you need to know about the best bug sprays for your entire family.
No, parents, DEET is not a dirty word. In fact, when it comes to bug sprays, it happens to be a highly effective ingredient, when used properly.
According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, bug sprays used on children should contain no more than 30 percent DEET. And think of the alternative, which isn’t pretty. Mosquitoes, biting flies, and ticks can make children itchy and scratchy and all-around unhappy, and some bugs carry diseases such as West Nile Virus or Lyme Disease.
Read the full article by Donna Freydkin on Fatherly’s website here: https://www.fatherly.com/gear/best-insect-repellents-kids/