Cedarwood is known for its insect repellant properties and is even FDA approved for use in food items to keep them bacteria and fungus free. Cedarwood oil, when used in the right concentration can keep many types of insects away. It is used as a herbal bed- bug repellant and even to keep mosquitoes at bay. The Amala Earth Herbal Floor Cleaner has a concentrated amount of this ingredient to keep your house easily and effectively free from bugs.
Neem is known for its numerous medicinal properties. From being an essential ingredient in natural skin-care products to being added to medicines for various types of ailments, neem has always had an important place in ayurvedic medicine. When it comes to an insect-free zone, neem can be your trusted go-to ingredient that keeps these annoying bugs at bay. Mix neem oil with some water and use in a fogging machine or simply spray it on the walls, the smell keeps the mosquitoes and other insects away. You can also mix it with coconut oil and apply it to the exposed areas of the skin before stepping out.
In fact, neem oil, when combined with other potent ingredients can also work effectively against termites. The Amala Earth Natural Termite Repellant has a combination of Neem, Bhutika, and Devadaru oils that can be used to keep your furniture safe from termites.
Camphor too has a prominent place in Indian households and for decades, we have been using these to keep our winter wear safe from termites and other wool-eating bugs. Camphor also is a natural mosquito repellent. In fact, it has been proven to have the longest-lasting repellent effect on mosquitos. Burning camphor in a closed room and shutting it for some time will kill the mosquitoes in the room and further prevent more mosquitoes and flies from entering.
The next time you fix yourself an omelet, don’t throw away the shells. The eggshells are known for keeping lizards away. While it may have certain drawbacks when it comes to usage, for instance, you can’t keep eggshells on the wall, you can, however, put them near the kitchen window or on the kitchen counter to deter lizards from roaming around in the kitchen.
A powerhouse of natural ingredients, Eucalyptus oil spells versatility. From being extensively used in Ayurvedic, as well as pharmaceutical medicines to finding a place in the right dishes, eucalyptus oil also has calming properties. And it seems to be a fantastic way to keep your house free of filarial mosquitoes. Burning Eucalyptus oil can effectively drive away mosquitoes from indoor spaces and give you a restful night’s sleep or peace of mind during a hectic workday.
This common kitchen ingredient can actually keep roaches away from your kitchen and your house. The citrus acid content of the lemon helps to deter cockroaches from its vicinity. Another effective way to keep cockroaches away is through a combination of certain essential oils, such as neem and Bhutika. Amala Earth’s Natural Cockroach Repellent uses these ingredients extensively to keep your house roach free.
Citronella oil, in combination with other ingredients such as Eucalyptus oil and coconut oil, is the perfect mosquito repellent that you can just lather on and step outside. This trio of powerful ingredients keeps mosquitoes away and is also gentle on your skin. Amala Earth Natural Mosquito Repellent Roll-on uses all three oils to keep you safe from mosquitoes every time you step out, whether it is for work or a hike in the woods. And it’s hundred percent plant-based, so it’s good for the environment and even better for you.