Is Deet Free Insect Repellent safe & effective?
Deet Free Insect Repellent is becoming a widely sought after product for use on children. While DEET does generally repel mosquitoes, it is harmful to both humans and pets. There are several EPA reports and Medical Reviews on the effects of DEET. You will find many products that contain between 5%-100% DEET. Many companies claim DEET based products are safe because it is EPA approved. Controversy surrounds the issue because the pesticides being used were not only ineffective, but politically incorrect, dangerous, and carcinogenic. Too often, these DEET based products cause skin rashes, headaches, nausea and blurred vision.
Wondercide’s bio solution, Biter Fighter, is completely natural, non-toxic, and safe for use on infants & nursing mothers. With a grease free finish & aroma of cedar, Biter Fighter provides long lasting, sweat proof protection for all biting, flying insects.