How to make your own mosquito repelling citronella candles
It's a beautiful, balmy night. You decide to sit out and do a little star gazing. Wonderful... until the mosquitoes find you! Human skin is a myriad jumble of fragrances. The bacteria living on our skin emit more than 200 odor chemicals. Mosquitoes are drawn to those odors. That's why they swarm your barbecues and evening porch-sitting, invade your home, whine and buzz incessantly in your ears. Solution? Make mosquito-repelling citronella candles! This little DIY project makes use of…
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