Help! FI doesn't want me smelling like bug spray!

posted 3 years ago in Destination Weddings
  • poll: To Bug Spray or Not to Bug Spray
    Brave the mosquito bites : (1 votes)
    9 %
    It's okay to smell like Muskol or Off! : (7 votes)
    64 %
    Other - Suggest bug repellant alternatives below : (3 votes)
    27 %
  • Post # 3
    255 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: December 2013

    I have the perfect solution! It’s called California Baby…It’s an all natural bug spray for kids (adults, too!), no harsh chemicals, no chemical smell (it smells quite lovely actually!). I used it the other night at a family party and it worked great!





    Post # 4
    1838 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: May 2013

    idk but whatever you get, i would provide some for your guests as well

    Post # 5
    3009 posts
    Sugar bee

    @Cynderbug:  they have these clip on things you can get. maybe clip somewhere under your dress.

    Post # 6
    9019 posts
    Buzzing Beekeeper
    • Wedding: September 2012

    As someone who has had severe allergic reactions to insect bites I feel your pain. 

    I use Avon’s “Skin So Soft” line – body/bath oil, lotion and also the insect repellant wipes, and they work very well and smell pretty good – more like bath products than a typical bug spray smell. 

    Can your venue spray the area with something like “Yard Guard” the day of your wedding to help cut down on the mosquitoes?  Our wedding was held outdoors and we used torches with citronella oil, which helped the bug problem, too.

    Post # 7
    9019 posts
    Buzzing Beekeeper
    • Wedding: September 2012

    duplicate post

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