Controlled Release Insect Repellent is odorless, greaseless and compatible with sunscreens. You'll discover it to be our longest lasting repellent. When Sawyer says long lasting they mean it. Based on our past testing, and on advice from independent experts, products that are effective against mosquitoes should be effective against other arthropods, including deer ticks. For full program info, see: dojo.
Resists damage to materials: We test repellents on several common materials. That's permethrin treatment for your clothing and new controlled release for your skin. Our site is powered by industry leading standards for your protection. Our product experts have helped us select these available replacements below. Those scoring higher are less likely to cause damage.
Controlled release is an ideal candidate for use in the DoD system. You can also explore other items in the , , , , , , categories yourself to try and find the perfect replacement for you! You'll discover it to be our longest lasting repellent. When Sawyer says long lasting they mean it. The Sawyer Liposome-based repellent is the newest advancement in insect repellent technology. People often confuse concentration with dosage. Good sunscreens are designed to work below the skin.
If you are concerned about damage, test first on an inconspicuous spot. Additional shipping charges may apply. Our recommendation is that if you need both types of protection, first apply Stay-Put® by Sawyer a bonding base sunscreen. We make it easy to buy the right product from a variety of retailers. Comfortable, trusted protection, in the backcountry or in the backyard. Description Odorless, non-greasy, and sweat resistant, Sawyer Premium Controlled Release Insect Repellent is effective against ticks and all mosquitoes.
If you'd like to report a safety problem with your product, please fill out this. Some yes, but mostly no. Repellents are designed to create a vapor barrier above the skin. Sprays remain effective much longer on clothing than on skin. Should I use a lotion or spray repellent? Protection against mosquitoes and ticks: Each product is tested to see how effectively it protects against Aedes mosquitoes the aggressive mosquitoes that tend to bite during the day and can spread Zika and Culex mosquitoes nighttime biters that can spread West Nile. Please focus on the product performance and quality.
Because the protein is formed into small particles, we can nestle them into the skin similar to those techniques used in the most advanced sun blocks. Only very minimal amounts of deet are ever presented to the skin and possible absorption is at an absolute minimum. We would recommend applying the sunscreen first. If you have any questions, please or call us at 877-666-7352. The trick to a comfortable and effective application of sunscreen it to put it on first thing in the morning or at least 10 minutes of sun exposure to help it fully absorb into your skin. After 10 minutes, apply Sawyer Controlled Release Insect Repellent Lotionor a composite repellent lotion.
The Sawyer Controlled Release Insect Repellent Lotion or a composite repellent in lotion form is more compatible with the sunscreen than a spray and requires less reapplication for maximum protection of both needs. If flies are going to be an issue we recommend using the Sawyer Fisherman's Formula which is a 20% Picaridin Spray formula. Do not apply to or near acetate, rayon, spandex or other synthetics, furniture, plastic, watch crystals, leather and painted or varnished surfaces including automobiles. Since 1984, Sawyer Products has offered the best, most technologically advanced solutions for protection against sun, bugs, water, and injuries — everything from first aid kits developed for wilderness to point-of-use water filters that filter contaminated water to levels cleaner than U. An effective and long lasting insect repellent for use on the skin is a slow release technology that keeps the repellent on the surface of the skin much longer than other formulas.