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We've updated, expanded and revised our Picaridin insect repellent information and FAQ page. Get the facts before you buy!
Picaridin fact sheet and FAQ


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Insect zappers are the weapon of choice for most flying insects. But are they effective on mosquitoes? Get the pro's and con's and compare top selling brands.
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Picaridin mosquito repellent information

Picaridin is a repellent for mosquitos, ticks and other insects which is similar in effectiveness to DEET, but more pleasant to use and much less likely to cause skin irritation. Developed by Bayer®, Picaridin is a synthetic version of a substance found in pepper plants. It has been available worldwide since 1998 and has been one of the best selling insect repellents in the US since 2005.

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Prevent and Treat

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An ounce of prevention or a pound of cure - Discover the best ways to control mosquitos in your yard and garden and learn some tactics for preventing and treating those itchy bites!

Mosquito Traps

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The science of eliminating mosquitoes - Modern mosquito catchers are surprisingly affordable! Comparison chart, unbiased reviews of the top-rated mosquito killers, and a close-up look at the popular DynaTrap and Mega-Catch mosquito traps.

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Keep mosquitos at bay - Shop for mosquito repellents, browse effective mosquito control products, or check out our review of the bestselling ThermaCELL mosquito repellers!

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