Did you know that rose geranium oil prevents ticks from detecting your presence? Learn about tick prevention and how to make a natural tick repellent with rose geranium oil! Here are a few recipes: http://www.optiderma.com/articles/rose-geranium-oil-tick-repellent/
The second best essential oil for repelling ticks is American Pennyroyal (also called tickweed). INGREDIENTS 2 tablespoons vegetable or nut oil (almond oil contains sulfur, a repellent in its own right) 10 to 25 drops Rose Geranium essential oil Combine the ingredients in a glass jar; shake to blend. Make: 2 tablespoons with a shelf life of about six months. Dab a few drops on your skin or clothing, making sure to avoid eyes. Caution: Skip the Pennyroyal if there is anyone pregnant…
Spray this natural mixture on your clothes, shoes, or skin to keep ticks away! The scent repels the ticks. It's been working great for me so far, haven't seen one tick yet and I live in New England where Lyme disease is very common.
Ticks are turned off by the scent of rose geranium oil! Just dab a drop behind your kneecaps, on your wrists and behind your ears. You can also dilute it in a spray bottle and spray it on your clothes and body. Just follow the recipe below for a safe and effective tick repellent! #ticks #repellent #natural