Keep the bugs away from your summer parties, picnics and barbecues with this easy aromatherapy blend.

insect repellent spray, essential oils

In a spray bottle combine:

3 ounces (85 ml) of distilled water
15 drops of Citronella essential oil
10 drops of Lavender essential oil
10 drops of Eucalyptus essential oil
5 drops of Lemongrass essential oil

Shake well and spray on your skin and clothes. Store away from direct sunlight.