Many insects do not like sharp smell of garlic, citronella, wormwood, cloves - but it's not enough powerful repellents. You may ask me “why?” Because each insect has its own individual characteristics and it’s too hard to choose a universal insect repellent which will work effectively on all insects. It’s a one exception - powerful chemical Repel 94108 100 Insect Repellent Pump Spray. It promises to get rid of a one hundred (!) of different types of insects and seems to cope with it - this is a reason why he take a high place in our top of the best mosquito repellents.