Natural insect repellents can be made with catnip oil, lavender oil…

Natural insect repellents can be made with any of these: thyme oil, catnip oil, lavender oil, lemon balm/citronella oil or eucalyptus oils. To make concentrate for dabbing on skin or clothing, combine 20 drops of essential oil with 2 T of olive or grape seed oil. To make your own sprays- combine your concentrate mixture with purified water and shake well.