Insect Repellent

The 6 Most Common Questions about Mosquitoes? Mosquitno is here with the answers!

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Mosquitoes are confusing little creatures. But there is some science behind their madness. Below you will find the 5 most frequently asked questions about mosquitoes, and ways to avoid them (not the questions…the mosquitoes)! 1) Are mosquitoes attracted to water? Yes. Mosquitoes both live in water, and rely on trips to water to eliminate carbon dioxide and inhale a fresh supply of oxygen. Female mosquitoes lay their larvae in pools of water. Those larvae spend their first two stages of life in water. This also means that mosquitoes are attracted to humidity. Eventually, they are attracted to you because when...
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Are Household Bug Sprays Safe for Your Kids?

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For many families, bug spray is a common household item. But what exactly is in your bug spray? Are the ingredients safe? Are some ingredients toxic? Which ingredients should I avoid for my kids? What are the long-term effects of using bug spray? These are great questions you should investigate before spraying your kids with insect repellent. Recent research reveals that there are in fact many potentially harmful chemicals in these household bug sprays. Most of us have heard of the chemical DEET, and its potentially harmful effects. But have you heard of pyrethroid insecticides? Insecticide is a chemical that...
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6 Ways Mosquitno Can Save the Day this Summer!

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Summer Camp You are getting ready to send your kids to summer camp, and your mind is racing with concerns. What if they have trouble making friends? What if they swim into deep water? What if they forget to put on sunscreen or bug spray? Summer camp is an exciting, yet scary, time for you. Mosquitno is here to make the process a little easier. Just pack a week’s worth of Mosquitno Bands and Spotz into their suitcase. While all of their friends are waiting in line to be sprayed, your kids are off having the adventures of a lifetime...
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