Mamaearth Natural Insect Repellent for babies

Mamaearth Natural Insect Repellent for babies

Mamaearth Natural Insect Repellent for babies has following 4 natural mosquito repellants-lemon grass oil, citronella oil, cedar and soyabean oil.

 

RECOMMENDATIONS:

Mamaearth Natural Insect Repellent for babies can be used by babies, kids and adults for safely protecting skin from mosquito bites. There are 2 variants of Mamaearth mosquito repellant-

  • Aloe vera gel based- Mamaearth Natural Musquito repellent gel
  • Soyabean oil based- Mamaearth Natural Insect Repellent for babies(present review)

Mamaearth Natural Insect Repellent for babies is better because soyabean oil itself has mosquito repellant benefits and is moisturising as well.

Pros:

  • 100% natural
  • Has 4 natural mosquito repellant namely- soya bean oil, lemongrass oil, citronella oil and cedar oil. This combination can repel all kind of mosquitoes including that causing malaria, dengue and chikungunya.
  • Has thick creamy base that can provide moisturisation with the help of castor oil and soya bean oil.
  • Free from chemicals.

 

Cons:

  • All natural mosquito repellants have a disadvantage that the effect is short-lived. Therefore, you should apply this mosquito repellant every 1-2 hours depending on the weather condition and number of mosquitoes,
  • Do not rely on natural mosquito alone if there is an outbreak of malaria, dengue or chikungunya in your area. Please start DEET based repellants and follow another measure to reduce mosquitoes for maximum protection.
  • Natural ingredients might not suit if you have allergies, asthma, dry skin etc. Ideally, you should do a patch test before first use by applying a small amount on the back of the ear for 7 days. Do not use if redness, itching or rash occurs.

DETAILED ANALYSIS OF INGREDIENTS

Ingredient Type: Natural
Harmful Ing.: None
EWG : NA
Comedogenic Ing.: NA
Irritating Ing.: Citronella, lemongrass oil
Fragrances: None
Active Ing.:

Soyabean oil, lemongrass oil, citronella oil and cedar oil.

Base Ing.: Oil based
Ingredient list: Purified water, cold pressed soyabean oil, cold pressed castor oil, citronella essentail oil, cedar essenatial oil, lemongrass essential oil, peppermint essential oil