Bug Bam uses a proprietary DEET free formula to repel mosquitoes. The bracelet, made of polypropylene is infused with citronella, lemongrass, and geranium plant oils to naturally repel mosquitoes for up to 100 hours. It is the only repellent band that has been scientifically tested by entomology labs in the USA and Australia.
Bug Bam works by emitting an ‘aura’ of all natural, plant-based essential oils (hence the strong - yet pleasant - smell each product releases). The Bug Bam ‘aura’ masks these odors we humans (and our pets) emit, effectively making you 'invisible 'to mosquitoes.
I don't know about you, but I cringe when I see moms spraying their children with DEET insect repellent. I practically want to scream at them when they spray it right on their skin. People have this misconception that if it is sold freely at stores it must be safe and good enough to eat. Well, guess what, DEET can kill, it is an extremely toxic chemical, and no wonder mosquitoes are repelled by it. You might as well spray Clorox on them, it would probably be safer! So I … more