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Essential Oil Bug Bite Spray

The best essential oils for bug bites, plus our recipe for a DIY essential oil bug bite spray to soothe the inflammation and itch.
Prep Time5 mins
Total Time5 mins
Course: Bath and Body
Keyword: bug bite remedy, essential oils, natural remedies
Yield: 4 ounces
Author: Stephanie Pollard
Cost: $8


  • 4 ounce spray bottle



  • Pour carrier oil and rose water into a small spray bottle.
  • Add essential oils, then replace the lid and give it a good shake.
  • Spritz 1–2 times directly on bug bites, and gently massage into skin. Wash your hands when finished.


When combined, these essential oils work together to calm inflammation, ease the itch, and keep irritation at bay.
Store in the refrigerator for extra cooling action and use within 2 months.