Keep the pests away this summer, and put those old jars/candle holders to use with this quick and easy DIY!
What You Need
Note: makes two candles
- Lemongrass Essential Oil
- Fresh Basil, as desired
- Floating Candles, two
- Pint Mason Jars or Upcycled Jars/Candle Holders, two
DIY Mosquito Repellant Candles
Slice one lemon and one lime and place as many as desired (we recommend two - four) at the base of each of your jars. Add a few sprigs of basil, then fill with water leaving enough room for your floating candle. Drop in ten - fifteen drops of lemongrass oil, and stir. Add your floating candle, light, and enjoy!