Thyme essential oil were 91% mosquito-proof. The results suggest that thyme may protect humans against insects and infections.
Lavender repels insects and gives any place a spa-like atmosphere.
Cedarwood repels clothes moths, flour beetles, cockroaches, ants, and mosquitoes with its powerful scent.
Lemon eucalyptus oil can repel bugs. Difference: Both use lemon eucalyptus leaves and PMD (p-menthane-3,8-diol) for pest repellence.
The essential oil of the green herb used on pizzas helps repel insects.