Summer is finally here and the summer holidays are on! To enjoy it as it should, no question of mosquitoes spoiling the party. Not to mention that a very particular species is gaining ground in France…
Indeed, as Medisite reveals: The tiger mosquito is now present in 67 metropolitan departments (out of 96) “. Capable of transmitting viruses such as dengue or chikungunya, it is important to protect yourself against them.
What is the best mosquito repellent for children?
To protect the youngest (a privileged target), not only from tiger mosquitoes, but also from incessant itching, constant buzzing, or even red marks left by bites on the skin… Nothing beats a quality mosquito repellent!
The problem is that among the wide range of products found on the market, it is not always easy to make a choice. Fortunately, 60 million consumers reveals a selection of the best mosquito repellents in its new issue published on June 25, 2022.
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The TOP 3 mosquito repellents for children
Lotions, sprays, natural products… It was after a test of 28 insecticide or repellent products against mosquitoes that the magazine gave its verdict. Discover without delay the best mosquito repellent for children!
3 – The Pranarôm Mosquito Repellent Roller
This plant repellent gets a score of 15.5/20. With its roll-on format, it is practical and easy to apply to the skin of the little ones. Effective for 7 hours, the Pranarôm Mosquito Repellent Roller can be used from the age of 6 months. On the other hand, its recourse is limited to the legs and arms. It should also not be used more than twice a day.
2 – Forclaz Tick and Mosquito Repellent Spray
Everything suggests that this effective repellent for 8 hours has convinced the experts of 60 million consumers! The proof: he gets a nice 16.5/20. Forclaz Tick and Mosquito Repellent Spray can be used on children from 1 year old.
1 – Insect screen vegetable spray
It is the Insect screen vegetable spray that wins the votes of the magazine and climbs to the first step of the podium. It also displays a score of 16.5/20. About him it is written: Effective for eight hours on common mosquitoes and tiger mosquitoes, it is the most effective of our selection “. Please note that it is not suitable for children under 3 years old.
What the tests carried out by 60 million consumers have also made it possible to highlight is that insecticides are rated less well than repellents. The association recalls their toxicity and encourages the fact that “ the prize goes to electric diffusers “. It’s good to know !
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