An effective do-it-yourself mosquito repellent
It is not difficult to buy a remedy for mosquitoes and midges. In any passing drugstore there is a huge and varied amount. But sometimes it happens that this very tool at the right time suddenly ends or is lost. If you are in a city, or in another locality where there are shops and pharmacies, then of course, you can just go and buy the required, but if you are already far from civilization, the impressions from the rest can be spoiled by annoying mosquitoes and midge. If suddenly you find yourself in a similar situation, you can make a mosquito repellent yourself. The remedy is wonderful, protects from all kinds of bloodsuckers! Moreover, you can make it literally from the fact that lying on the ground! From the components it is required only a little bit alcohol. Surely, every fisherman or tourist has a flask with vodka or brandy. Or a vial of alcohol in the first-aid kit.And so; tearing the bark into strips the width of the jar and winding these strips with a tape measure as tightly as possible. When the hank becomes the diameter of the tin can, put the hank in this jar.
You will need
- A tin can with a lid.
- A tin can without a lid (slightly smaller diameter ).
- Birch bark.
- Alcohol,or alcohol-containing liquid (at least 40 degrees).
- Matches and brushwood for a small fire.
- A jar or small bottle for the finished product.
Preparing an effective remedy for mosquitoesFirst you need to collect birch bark. Do not immediately rush to peel off the nearest birch: the bark of fallen or lying on the ground trees will fit perfectly It is even better than fresh - it has a higher content of tar. Birch tar will be the basis for the product. In order to drive out the tar from the bark, it is necessary to pick it in strips, the width of a tin can with a lid.
Date: 08.10.2018, 09:04 / Views: 73475
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