What is Black Seed Oil – Nigella Sativa

nigella sativa

Mosquitoes and ectoparasites, such as ticks, fleas, lice, mites transmit a variety of diseases. Conventional medicine recommends synthetic pesticides and repellents as a means of protection. Many of the synthetic products are highly effective anti-parasitics, but they often contain neurotoxins. Side effects are very rare and often less dangerous than “damage” caused by the diseases … Read more

What Is Permethrin

Permethrin is an insecticide that is effective to kill and repel insects, mites, and ticks. Permethrin is used as an active ingredient in spot-ons, powders, sprays, shampoos, emulsions, and solutions to combat lice, fleas, mites, and ticks. Permethrin is also used as a repellent to impregnate clothing or mosquito nets. What is Permethrin? Permethrin is … Read more

Does Frontline Repel Ticks

does frontline repel ticks

Tick populations have been increasing dramatically in the last couple of years. With the increasing number of ticks, the risk for humans and pets to contract diseases transmitted by ticks has gon up too. Frontline is known to pet owners as an effective spot-on product for tick control. The active ingredient Fipronil acts directly on the … Read more

Best Tick Repellent for Cats

best tick repellent for cats

A tick infestation in a cat is not only dangerous to your pet, but also to you as the cat owner. Cats like resting in people’s laps, sleep on the couch or even in bed. This makes it very easy for ticks to spread in a home. Cats can pass on a disease called Bartonellosis … Read more

Does Tea Tree Oil Repel Ticks

does tea tree oil repel ticks

A few drops of Tea Tree Oil rubbed on clothing or thinly applied to lower legs can provide protection from ticks. But how does tea tree oil repel ticks? Most parasites avoid the smell of essential oils as it irritates their senses and interferes with their body function when they come into contact with it. … Read more