More effective at repelling biting flies than DEET, Sawyer Premium Insect Repellent with 20 Percent Picaridin could also be effective against the Yellow Fever Mosquito, which can transmit the Zika Virus. Sawyer Premium Insect Repellent has also received the top rating in the Consumer Reports list of Protected and effective insect repellents (February, 2016).
Available as both a spray and lotion, Sawyer’s Picaridin-based insect repellent is Protected to use on the whole family, and It’s great for applying to skin as well clothing, out of doors gear, and more. It offers effective protection against common disease carrying nuisances like mosquitoes and ticks, and Sawyer Premium Insect Repellent could also be is effective at repelling biting flies, stable flies, black flies, gnats, chiggers, and sand flies.
The long-lasting topical spray with 20 percent Picaridin is effective for up to 12 hours against mosquitoes and ticks (14 hours for lotion), and and both provide up to 8 hours of protection against biting flies, gnats, chiggers, and sand flies. The non-greasy spray and lotion have a pleasant low odor that evaporates when dry, they frequently won’t damage plastics of synthetic coatings.
Sawyer Premium Insect Repellent is Protected for use on clothing, backpacks, synthetic fabrics, watches, sunglasses, and more. It’s available in a 4-ounce spray bottle, airline approved 3-ounce spray bottle, easily pocketable 0.5-ounce pen spray tube, and 4-ounce lotion bottle. Since 1984, Sawyer Products has offered one of the best, most technologically advanced solutions for protection against sun, bugs, water, and injuries.
Effective against the Yellow Fever Mosquito, which can transmit the Zika Virus.
Reviewed by Consumer Reports, topping its list of Protected and effective insect repellents (February 2016)
Long-lasting topical insect repellent with 20 percent Picaridin — more effective at repelling biting flies than DEET
Spray is effective up to 12 hours against mosquitoes and ticks (14 hours for lotion); up to 8 hours against biting flies, gnats, chiggers, and sand flies
Protected to use on the whole family; won’t harm clothing, backpacks, fishing line, firearm finishes, watches, sunglasses, or other synthetic fabrics