I have mosquito wipes with DEET and will be purchasing sun tan lotion after I arrive in the Yucatan. Is there an issue with using both at th
I am wondering about which should go on first? I am also wondering if the wrist bands to keep mosquitos away work? Also wondering if mosquitos are out all day at Mayan sites like Uxmal. Also wondering if applying mosquito repellant on outside of any clothing might be enough to repel mosquitos in a wider area then where the repellant is applied. For instance if wearing a short sleeved shirt and apply repellant to it will this effectively cover rest of the arms due to proximity?
The sunblock or DEEt question is answered here:
Re applying it to your clothes: the medical and scientific advice is to apply the insect repellent directly to your skin. You can buy clothing impregnated with insect repellent too.
The type of mosquito that spreads dengue fever and zika virus is active throughout the day and in built-up or urban areas. 10 months ago