We've updated, expanded and revised our Picaridin insect repellent information and FAQ page for 2020. Get the facts before you buy!
Picaridin fact sheet and FAQ
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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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