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Insect Repellent

Insect Repellent

Insect repellents can be divided into three main categories: DEET, Saltidin and Citriodiol – a natural insect repellent derived from Lemon Eucalyptus Oil.

Insect Repellent is available as – DEET, Alternatives to DEET, and Natural repellents such as Citronella. DEET is the most effective insect repellent and always recommended when visiting countries where the risk of disease is high.

Not sure what insect repellent you need? Check out our Insect Repellent Selection Guide to help you make your choice.

More Information and Useful Links

  • About DEET Insect Repellent

    DEET is an extremely effective insect repellent, but not many people know anything more. That's where we come in! We've created a helpful information page about DEET just for you.

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  • Insect Repellent Selection Guide

    Not sure about what insect repellent is best for your holiday destination? Don't worry, we've created a selection guide to help! It gives you insights into diseases, insects and risk to health to help you make an informed choice.

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  • Natural Insect Repellents

    A quick guide about natural insect repellents and the different ingredients associated with natural repellent. From Citriodiol to citronella, we explain the difference and effectiveness of each ingredient.

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  • About Saltidin (alternatives to DEET)

    What do you use when you would like an alternative to DEET? That's where the Saltidin and Icaridin insect repellents come in. We explain the difference between them and between DEET. Helpful to know you when you want an alternative.

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