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Bug Repellent Ideas – Doterra’s Terrashield Spray and Outdoor Blend

I welcome you to make your own bug spray repellent and find out more about Doterra's Terrashiled Out door blend and spray

Rid the chemicals allowing your body to be free

Make your own bug repellant spray

Bug spray essential oil blends that I've mixed and liked, I used a small spray bottle from amazon






Witch Hazel a splash

Fill up with water

Make your own bug repellant in coconut oil

Bug spray/cream essential oil blends that I've mixed and like

I used a small spray bottle and filled the rest with water






Coconut Oil / Water

Diffuser Blend to keep the bugs at bay


2 drops Lemon

2 drops Peppermint

2 Drops Eucalyptus / Melaleuca



Use this chart to work out how many drops of essential oil you need in your spray or cream.

Depending on the age you are making it for depends on how many drops of essential oil you need.

Doterra's Terrashield Outdoor Spray

TerraShield Spray contains essential oils and other plant oils known to provide outdoor protection in a natural, safe way. This newly-updated formula contains a select blend of essential oils including Ylang Ylang, Cedarwood, Catnip, Lemon Eucalyptus, Litsea, Arborvitae, Nootka, and Vanilla Bean Absolute—all of which possess specific chemical compounds known to protect against environmental annoyances. Terrashield Spray is perfect for those who want the benefits of the Terrashield Outdoor Blend in a convenient, take-on-the-go spray bottle.

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Find out more here - product info

Doterra's Terrashield Outdoor Blend 15ml

You can make your own Spray using this essential oil blend

Using a 1oz Spray bottle

Add 10-20 drops of Terrashield blend

A splash of Witch Hazel - as a preservative

Fill up with water

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Terrashield Uses

  • Apply TerraShield to the legs, arms, and neck before going outdoors or diffuse on your patio.
  • Take TerraShield on camping trips or to outdoor events.
  • Spray TerraShield around your door, window seals, and tent.
  • Apply to desired areas before outdoor activity. Reapply every few hours as needed.
  • Acts as an effective, natural barrier.
  • Can be used safely by everyone in the family Ingredients.


Fractionated Coconut Oil, Ylang Ylang Flower, Tamanu Seed, Nootka Wood, Cedarwood Wood, Catnip Plant, Lemon Eucalyptus Leaf, Litsea Fruit, Vanilla Bean Absolute, Arborvitae Wood


DIY Insect bite relief roller

This simple DIY combines the powerful soothing properties of Lavender with the cooling impact of Peppermint. Together, these oils help alleviate skin irritation and put your mind at ease.

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When it comes to outdoor protection, there is no better defence than Mother Nature’s offerings.