Why is it important to choose a DEET free mosquito repellent sprays?
The bite, the itch and the bump that follows are all equally unpleasant. Mosquitoes are a menace both indoors and outdoors. To keep ourselves safe from the bites and much worse the infections that they spread, mosquito repellents became the go-to solution to control mosquito bites both indoors and outdoors.Especially if you have kids it is not at all safe to take chances against these bloodthirsty insects.
What is DEET?
The U.S. Army developed in 1946 to protect soldiers. Especially for the ones who suffered in jungles with mosquito-borne illnesses. In 1957, the government approved DEET for general public use. Since then there are several arguments if DEET was safe to use.DEET is a chemical compound named from N,N-diethyl-m-toluamide. DEET distributes into skin and fatty tissues through application. It penetrates into the superficial layers of the skin. After removal the DEET remains in the lower layers of the skin and excreted later.
Adverse Effects of DEET
Several studies have been made in regard to the effects of DEET usage. The most common problem is local skin irritation. This leads to skin conditions like erythema and pruritus, at the site of application. In case of repeated exposure to DEET in high concentrations has led to insomnia, muscle cramps, mood disturbances and nervous system disorders.Studies have shown that DEET has adversely affected the nervous system, kidney and liver.
When used in exceeding quantities, the DEET could affect the environment. DEET is found to contaminate the underground water. It causes adverse effects on aquatic animals and birds.
Why choose risk when you have a brisk solution?
DEET has been potentially found to be risky. So it is definitely not a good idea to put you and your family at risk. Smartsan mosquito repellent sprays and wipes. Smartsan offers mosquito repellents that are efficient in keeping mosquitos at bay. Our Mosquito repellent offers DEET-Free formulation and instant protection with natural ingredients. It is easy-to-tear and leak-free and is soft on hands. The fast absorbing and the lost lasting formula makes it the best choice to protect you from mosquitoes both indoors and outdoors. The unique formulation with Neem& Citronella essential oil that gives your hands 99.9%* protection from Mosquitoes for up to 4 hours.
The fragrance of neem and citronella act as an aversion to these mosquitoes and hence protecting you from the bites. The formulation is absolutely safe for children and hence can be applied on the exposed area to keep them protected while at play. The mosquito repellent by Smartsan not only protects you from mosquitoes but will also leave your skin soft and clean. Smartsan provides mosquito repellent in three forms – sachet, wipes and spray. Sachets are easy to carry and easy to tear to provide you with a quick long-lasting protection. The wipes are 50×150 mm non-woven fabric conveniently folded and machine sprayed for even wetness and handy design. The sprays on the other hand are easily applicable and easy to use.
Choose Safely, Choose wisely!