Insect repellent is scented with all natural lavender

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Insect repellent is a summer necessity, but it’s not exactly known to have a glamorous scent.

To keep bugs away but also keep the wearer smelling good, the Naked Botanicals Original Lavender Insect Repellent has a mix of all natural lavender, peppermint and witch hazel.

It is handmade by Naked Botanicals Apothecary in Washington, D.C. The travel set of the lavender-scented repellent sells for $18, which includes a 4 ounce bottle and a 1 ounce bottle. It repels mosquitoes, ticks and other biting insects for up to four hours.

The Naked Botanicals Original Lavender Insect Repellent has no nuts, gluten, dairy, chemicals, dyes, fragrances or preservatives. It is biodegradable, DEET-free and vegan. Its ingredients are: purified water, witch hazel, coconut glycerin, certified organic oils of cedarwood, citronella, lavender, lemongrass and peppermint.