Garlic from 11 Foods That Keep Bugs Away From Your Campfire (Slideshow)

11 Foods That Keep Bugs Away From Your Campfire (Slideshow)

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Like Dracula, bloodsucking mosquitos can’t stand the smell or the taste of garlic. Eating a ton of garlic or taking a supplement are also deterrents for mosquitos because the chemical compounds and the smell of garlic mask natural body odors from carbon dioxide, lactic acid, and sweat. Biting insects will have a hard time finding your campfire crew once those scents are disguised. Protect the area by hanging a string of garlic bulbs, but remember to stay inside the magic circle.


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