Scientific study proves which is the most effective Mosquito Repellent
Remedies both conventional and natural exist as mosquito repellents around the world, Be it citronella, to peppermint plants every household has their own remedy to keep out these pesky bloodsuckers who can spread the most deadliest of disease. In case you never knew, mosquito borne diseases have the potential to kill thousands which is the case with viruses like zika, dengue and chikungunya.
However even as everyone is confident about their remedies, there are no guarantees that even the best mosquito repellent can actually work to keep these horrendous buzzing pests entirely out of a home.
1 New research finds mosquito repellents ineffective
In wake of the constant Zika menace in South America, the disease has brought renewed interest in mosquito repellents. A new research published in the journal of Insect science decided to study the effects and efficiency of mosquito repellents. Unfortunately out of the 11 selected for analysis, none made the cut of being regarded as the best mosquito repellent.
Among all the 11 brands whose companies claimed were highly efficient in eradicating mosquitoes, none were 100% effective. In fact some were useless and provided no protection at all.