Kerala December 2014

19th November 2014
December in Kerala - are mosquitoes there?

It is always good to have some natural insect repellent when travelling to hot and humid Countries. So Kerala and India are no exception.

There are many essential oils known for being excellent natural insect repellents.Here are some: Citronella, Lemongrass, Rosemary, Tea Tree, Eucalyptus, Lavender, Peppermint, Basil, Geranium, Cinnamon. These can be mixed with a carrier oil (like olive oil, jojoba oil, avocado oil, neem oil, etc) or with water & alcohol. Just ensure that the percentage of essential oils does not exceeds 15% - You can purchased excellent oils @ Saffron & Sapphire - a selection is available here, through this link