If you’re looking for an alternative to DEET-based bug sprays, this one has 20% Icaridin as the active ingredient. Provides long-lasting protection and is a good choice for children from 6 months to 12 years.
- Active ingredient is Icaridin 20%, with 0% DEET.
- Formula is non-irritating, non-greasy and won’t damage plastics or synthetics.
- Provides 12-hour protection from ticks, 12-hour protection from mosquitoes, and 10 hours from black flies.
- Suited to kids from 6 months and up.
An odourless alternative to DEET; suitable for people with sensitive skin.
The active ingredient in many bug repellents. It is not recommended for use on young children.
Plant-based repellents such as citronella do not contain chemical deterents such as DEET and may be more suitable for children.