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What works to kill/prevent no see-ems/mosquito bites?
I have quite a time getting bit by mosquitoes and no see ems. Any suggestions? No matter how well I clean the no see ems are still in the house, they are fond of biting at dusk.
I have found if I use Lysol kitchen cleaner it works on most bugs, but I can't wear it! I get eaten alive!
Try taking the over the counter zyrtec once a day. Your body will be less reactive to the bites and they won't swell and itch as much. Some people swear by high doses of vitamin b, but I think the vitamin smell starts to come out of your pores. Finally, deet. Use the off in the green can with the 25% deet, not the stuff in the orange can.
If there is a mosquito within a mile they are sure to find me and the above has definitely helped me.
Socks are a great suggestion. From what I have read about them, no see-ums like to bite around our feet and ankles because the skin is thinner there.
i haven't worn socks in over 2 years. don't think i even have any anymore...
don't scratch your bug bites and they disappear much faster, after a couple years you won't even realize ur getting bit.