“Fisherman’s Formula”, Sawyer Picaridin Insect Repellent Spray is gear safe and effective against mosquitoes, ticks, and flies. This 20% Picaridin insect repellent is safe for use during pregnancy and on kids as young as six months of age.
Consumer Reports recently included Sawyer’s Picaridin in their summer review on safer insect repellents that are effective against the mosquito that carries the Zika Virus (Consumer Reports’ Insect Repellent Ratings February 2016).
To maximize your protection from mosquitoes and ticks, Sawyer recommends using a combination of this comfortable and effective topical insect repellent with their odorless Permethrin insect repellent for clothing and gear.
- Picaridin is more effective at repelling biting flies than DEET
- Sawyer 20% Picaridin is virtually odorless; it even has a mild citrus scent added to it which evaporates when dry
- Sawyer Picaridin Repellent will not harm gear or equipment
- Effective for up to 14 hours (lotion)
- Use as directed