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Tuck in Your Socks, Lone Star Ticks Are Here
October 04, 2018 - The Vineyard Gazette
your socks, both treated with permethrin. You can buy clothing pretreated with permethrin or purchase the spray and do your own clothes. I like the Insect Shield brand of clothing, which can be purchased online or at outdoor stores. The treated
20 Top Gear Picks for Cool Weather Adventures
September 28, 2018 - Outdoor Sports Guide
-free mineral active sunscreen sticks. Each pack contains three non-staining, vibrant colors with naturally derived scents. $19 for three Toad&Co Debug Sunkissed Jogger Keep bugs at bay with these comfortable, stylish duds treated with safe Inse
Gear For Travel Photography
September 21, 2018 - Digital Photography Magazine
, flying insects seem to enjoy the great outdoors as well. To stay focused on shooting and not spraying, I’ve found donning ExOfficio’s BugsAway clothing with Insect Shield technology an excellent solution when working in “buggy” locations. The I
How to Prevent (and Treat) Tick Bites While in the Wilderness
September 14, 2018 - Adventure Sports Network
, but can still transmit other nasty things. What to Wear Your best chance of fighting off ticks is by wearing the right layers (A top layer like the ExOfficio BugsAway Lumen Hoodie is a great place to start). Long sleeves and pants are your be
Where Do Paul & Karine Live After '90 Day Fiancé'? They've Been At Odds On The Show
September 09, 2018 - Romper
the first time," he said. "In fact, mosquitoes are far worse in Kentucky for the most part. I did find that the one outfit I had treated by Insect Shield was the only one that kept 100 percent of the mosquitoes off so I wore it almost all the tim
farbig – Cocoon Seidenschlafsack Travel Sheet – Silk
September 05, 2018 - Taynit
: 14, 5x 7 cm Zusätzliche Wärmeleistung bis zu +5, 3 °C Material: 100% Seide Gewicht: 160 g Cocoon Insect Shield TravelSheets sind extrem leichte und geräumige Leicht-Reiseschlafsäcke oder rechteckige Innenschlafsäcke mit Insektenschutzimprägnier
Tick-Repellent Clothing: How Laundry Suds Affect Your Permethrin-Treated Duds
August 30, 2018 - EntomologyToday
cotton shirt, cotton work pants, cotton/synthetic-blend socks, and canvas high-top sneakers, all factory-impregnated with permethrin by the Insect Shield company in Greensboro, North Carolina. The subjects wore the treated clothing for two days p
Feature! Fitness, Outdoors, Camp, & Beards!
August 29, 2018 - Rugby Rep
neck, shoulders, and head (no need for bug spray in your hair!). It’s eco-friendly, has a hidden zipper pocket, and built-in, odorless Insect Shield® bug repellent. Made in the USA and one of a kind! The scarf is made from single-source recycled
Walmart Just Unveiled a New Line of Outdoor Gear. Here’s What You Should (and Shouldn’t) Buy - finance -
August 29, 2018 -
available for ordering directly from Here are a few examples of what we saw while checking out Walmart’s new collection. ExOfficio Women's BugsAway Lumen Hoody: $50.96 We’d love this lightweight hoodie for its hidden zipper secur
How to Use Permethrin on Clothing, Safely
August 28, 2018 - Yahoo! Finance
At least one company, Insect Shield, will treat your clothes with permethrin for you, if you mail them in. And you can do it yourself: Permethrin spray is available for consumers to buy and apply to their own clothing and gear. “If it’s used cor
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August 25, 2018 - WHYY (Radio)
8 Best Mosquito Nets in 2018
August 17, 2018 - GearHungry
not only keeps bugs away from your sleeping area, but you won’t even have to see them crawling on the net. Key Features: Insect Shield Repellent Gear Pop-up dome design High visibility mesh Freestanding Self-erecting steel pole system Spec
Mark Blazis: Proper protection is essential in outdoors
August 16, 2018 -
factory, the clothing is more saturated with a much higher percentage of permethrin that’s not available to the public. One new service that Insect Shield is offering is spraying clothes that people send in. Treating them professionally means the
Backpacking Sleeping Clothes
August 15, 2018 - Section Hiker
) because they won’t shrink in a dryer and they basically last forever. They also pack up small and are very lightweight. I also send them out for Insect Shield Treatment because they’re my baselayer when I sleep in a hammock, usually deep in the
New Report Reveals Lyme Disease in all 50 States and Recent CDC Study Confirms Efficacy of Insect Shield® Permethrin-Treated Clothing
August 10, 2018 -
published by the Journal of Medical Entomology, confirms the efficacy of Insect Shield® permethrin-treated clothing for personal protection against ticks. Ten different types of permethrin-treated clothing purchased directly fr
How to Protect Yourself & Your Family From Lyme Disease
August 07, 2018 - Newsmax
This is one of the easiest things to do with big prevention payoffs. If you chose not to treat your clothing yourself, you can send it to the Insect Shield facility in North Carolina. It will come back, looking the same, but with permethrin prote
The Best Paddleboard Gear of 2018
August 01, 2018 - Outside Online
a solid shaft for a SUP paddle. The Green Grass has a durable fiberglass blade that works equally well on whitewater runs and mellow cruises. Buy Now ExOfficio BugsAway Sol Cool Kaliani Hoodie ($90) (Courtesy ExOfficio) With a bug-deterring coati
Ways to make your own shade in the endless sun
July 26, 2018 - The Seattle Times
more glowy than sweaty with this organic powder out of Vancouver that also offers sun protection, hydration from aloe vera and skin soothing via rosemary leaf. ExOfficio Bugsaway Halo Long Sleeve ($105 at For camping or the office
BUFF® Debuts New Coolnet UV+ Technology at Outdoor Retailer Summer Market
July 26, 2018 - Endurance Sportswire
protection from the sun’s harmful rays. For spring 2019, Coolnet UV+ technology will be introduced to BUFF® Reflective Multifunctional Headwear (MSRP: $26), Insect Shield Multifunctional Headwear (MSRP: $28), Multifunctional Headband (MSRP: $15)
I’m planning a hiking trip to Snowdonia – what should I pack?
July 25, 2018 - Rodexo [EN]
Trailblazer Cowl Cap will provide you with decent sun protection. It comes with zip-away neck cowl, offering a UPF 40+ Sun Protection rating and treated with Insect Shield®. It’s also a good idea to pack a warm, woolly hat as you lose heat from