bug repellent soap

Mosquito soap recipe

MOSQUITO SOAP There are many essential oils that fight off mosquitoes and ticks. Citronella is the most widely known and the most recognizable when it comes to the scent. Mixing citronella with other oils that have similar properties create an effective bug-fighting soap with a more appealing fragrance. 24 ounces soybean shortening 10 ounces olive oil 10 ounces coconut oil 13.5 ounces water 6.2 ounces lye 1 ounces citronella essential oil 1 ounce lemon eucalyptus essential oil 1/2 ounces lemongrass essential oil 1/2 ounces cedarwood essential oil ¼ teaspoon yellow oxide colorant A few years ago, the CDC put out […]