Insect Repellent Neat's-foot Oil Recipe

This Insect Repellent Neat's-foot Oil recipe uses herbs to sooth and heal summer skin problems.

This Insect Repellent Neat's-foot Oil recipe soothes skin problems naturally.

This Insect Repellent Neat's-foot Oil recipe soothes skin problems naturally.

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Heal bites, burns and rashes the natural way using this Insect Repellent Neat's-foot Oil recipe.

Insect Repellent Neat's-foot Oil Recipe

This is Tina’s recipe for applying to leather work boots, which conditions the boots and helps repel insects. 

• 1/2 teaspoon each orange, eucalyptus and citronella essential oils
• 7.5-ounce bottle neat’s-foot oil (available in sporting goods stores)

1. Add the essential oils to the neat’s-foot oil bottle and shake well. Apply to boots as directed on bottle.


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