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Herbal Insect Repellent Vinegar Recipe

This Herbal Insect Repellent Vinegar recipe uses herbs to sooth and heal summer skin problems.
By Tina Marie Wilcox and Susan Belsinger
June/July 2006
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This Herbal Insect Repellent Vinegar recipe soothes skin problems naturally.
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Heal bites, burns and rashes the natural way using this Herbal Insect Repellent Vinegar recipe.

Herbal Insect Repellent Vinegar Recipe

We pour our vinegars into spray bottles for easy application.

• 2 cups fresh insect-repellent herbs (See "Medicinal Herbal Remedies for Summer Skin Problems", link below, for the Insect-Repellent Herbs list)
• 2 cups apple cider vinegar

1. Crush herbs with a mortar and pestle. Place herbs in a glass quart jar and cover with vinegar. Use a plastic lid to seal the jar (vinegar corrodes metal). Shake every day for 3 to 7 days. Filter vinegar within a week and use within the year.


Read more about summer herbal remedies and tips: Medicinal Herbal Remedies for Summer Skin Problems.








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