Insect Repellent Permethrin Spray for Clothes and Gear
Add a quick layer of protection to clothing, tents, boots, backpacks, camp furniture, hammocks, luggage, and other outdoor gear with permethrin spray. Repels and kills insects like ticks and mosquitoes that may carry dangerous diseases.
Repels & Kills Insects
Insect Shield permethrin spray repels and kills mosquitoes, ticks, fleas, flies, chiggers, and spiders, including those that may carry dangerous diseases such as Lyme disease, West Nile, and malaria.
Invisible & Odorless
Permethrin spray offers invisible bug protection and is odorless after drying. Additionally, it will not damage your gear and lasts for up to 60 days.
Tested, Proven, & EPA-Registered
The durable permethrin protection provided by Insect Shield spray is the result of years of research and testing and is EPA-registered.
What is permethrin?
Permethrin is a safe and effective insect repellent that’s been EPA-registered since 1979. Permethrin was created by copying a natural insect repellent compound found in Chrysanthemum plants. By emulating the benefits of this compound, they were able to make a synthetic version that’s both longer-lasting and more effective.
How does permethrin work?
The way permethrin works is by over-exciting an insect’s nervous system. When an insect encounters permethrin, it becomes paralyzed, and in this weakened state, the insect generally disengages, falls off, and frequently dies.
How can I apply permethrin safely?
Permethrin spray should be applied to clothing and gear outdoors with plenty of air and ventilation. To apply, evenly spray the product in a slow sweeping motion, treating all sides and surfaces.