Listerine Bug Spray

If you don't have any bug spray around - try using Listerine. It kills them just as fast as the bug spray and it's not harmful to us.

By Heather S.

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

By Carol (Guest Post)
May 22, 20050 found this helpful

Hair spray works well too for killing insects. It stiffens their wings so they can't fly.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
By Amy (Guest Post)
June 17, 20050 found this helpful

Actually, Listerine contains sodium floride, which is toxic, but not noticed in small amounts. Calcium floride, on the other hand is natural and good for you.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
By Debbie (Guest Post)
July 28, 20070 found this helpful

trying to find the recipe using listerrine palmolive soap and vegetable oil and water. saw this on pbs years ago. thanx Debbie

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
By Walter (Guest Post)
June 20, 20080 found this helpful

Seems that using Listerine for bugspray is completely bogus. See this link on Snopes: http://www.snop  ves/dishsoap.asp

Ad

Editor's Note We've heard this from people like Linne, who have tried it. Have you tried it? Does it work or not work for you? It worked for her, so it's worth a try.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
By Meg (Guest Post)
June 28, 20080 found this helpful

Well, I tried this the other day. I was in my yard, being eaten alive. I went in, rubbed some off-brand Listerine on my arms and legs.

Didn't SEE another mosquito... So, for me, it worked.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

In This Page
Categories
Home and Garden Pest Control BugsMay 18, 2005
Pages
More
📓
Back to School Ideas!
🐛
Pest Control
🌻
Gardening
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Instagram
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
Better LivingBudget & FinanceBusiness and LegalComputersConsumer AdviceCraftsEducationEntertainmentFood and RecipesHealth & BeautyHolidays and PartiesHome and GardenMake Your OwnOrganizingParentingPetsPhotosTravel and RecreationWeddings
Published by ThriftyFun.

Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2019 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Generated 2019/08/24 16:26:32 in 2 secs. ⛅️️
Loading Something Awesome!