Mosquitoes are annoying little insects that spoil your outing in the evening. They are nuisance that only give itching but are also cause of many dreadful diseases like Malaria, dengue, West Nile and other diseases. No one wants mosquitoes to be there in their home or surroundings, but what are the solution to protects us from this tiny yet dangerous insects?
There are many ways to control the mosquito population, but the foremost is keeping your home and yards clean. All species of mosquitoes need water to complete their life cycle. So clean up and remove all standing waters in your home and yard. Empty all your containers that can collect water, such as birdbaths, cans, flower pots, tires, pet water dishes and buckets regularly. By doing this you may not eradicate mosquitoes, but will certainly bring their population. In order to protect yourself from mosquito bites, you can use mosquito repellents that are quiet effective in preventing mosquitoes from biting you. There are many best natural mosquito repellents that does not stink nor they cause any allergy to your skin. Also these mosquito repellents protect you from mosquito bites for about 5 to 6 hours.
Protecting your babies from mosquito bites may be even more difficult. As it is found that mosquitoes are more attracted towards babies and small kids. A special care need to be taken to ensure baby’s overall health and well being. Not all mosquito repellents can be used on babies as their skin are delicate and sensitive. Use mosquito repellents for babies that have less concentration of DEET. Mosquito nets can also be effective to protect your baby from mosquito bites.