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    I know that using Midge repellents containing DEET work and apparantly Avon’s Skin So Soft Body Oil works too but is there any other way to counter midges? I'll be going to Scotland for my dofe and i heard the midges are horrible so i don't want things to end up like last time with me eating midges and inhaling them on my bronze >.<
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    don't use scented sprays/ anything that smells particularly nice because it attracts them
    the cream repellent seems to last longer as well if that helps
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    DEET is a particularly nasty substance so it's best to avoid it if possible.

    There's an alternative called Smidge. I can vouch from personal experience that it is as effective and costs about the same.
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    (Original post by jawsontheflooor)
    don't use scented sprays/ anything that smells particularly nice because it attracts them
    the cream repellent seems to last longer as well if that helps
    i heard natural things such as lavender repel then away
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    DEET is a particularly nasty substance so it's best to avoid it if possible.

    There's an alternative called Smidge. I can vouch from personal experience that it is as effective and costs about the same.
    i'm sure DEET is in most insect repellents right?

    http://www.cheaptents.com/blog/midge...voiding-bites/
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    tea tree or citronella oil just put a few drops on to say a collar or other thinker part of a piece of clothing as this is the natural (and cheaper) method to most repellents

    just ask in a pharmacy or go on Amazon and you will find some
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    (Original post by jamesthehustler)
    tea tree or citronella oil just put a few drops on to say a collar or other thinker part of a piece of clothing as this is the natural (and cheaper) method to most repellents

    just ask in a pharmacy or go on Amazon and you will find some
    ah that sounds good thanks
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    (Original post by thefatone)
    ah that sounds good thanks
    or eucalyptus
 
 
 
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