Are non-DEET repellents effective?
Some non-DEET repellent products, which are intended to be applied directly to the skin, also provide some mosquito protection. However, studies have suggested that these products may not offer the same level of protection or that this protection doesn’t last as long as products containing DEET.

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1. Why should I use insect repellent?
2. How does insect repellent work?
3. Which repellent works best?
4. Are non-DEET repellents effective?
5. When should I use insect repellent?
6. How often should repellent be re-applied?
7. Should I wear repellent while indoors?
8. Is DEET safe for me and my family?
9. What are some considerations to follow when using products containing DEET?
10. How should products containing DEET by used on children?
11. Are there risks to using repellents containing DEET?
12. Is DEET safe for pregnant or nursing women?
13. Where can I get more information about repellents?