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Going to Texas (Dallas) in August for a wedding. I've been warned that my (then will be) 4 month old little girl could get bug bites. What's my best defense for her?

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kelsie416

Asked by kelsie416 at 1:55 AM on Jul. 21, 2009 in Travel

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  • I live near Dallas and worst thing is the heat not the bugs lol I use the medicated fan and it kills them as well as keeps them off!!!
    Alysia_Moore

    Answer by Alysia_Moore at 1:57 AM on Jul. 21, 2009

  • not sure what there is to put directly on baby's skin but they sell these awesome bug nets that fit around a stroller/carseat to keep them protected. We had a bad bee summer last year and I took my then 4 month old EVERYWHERE with one and we managed to survive the summer with no bites/stings.
    They sell them at WalMart
    jenellemarie

    Answer by jenellemarie at 1:58 AM on Jul. 21, 2009

  • If you are speaking of mosquito bites.. a NEW item can be found at most drugstores...its called ...OFF clip on repellent ...or sumthing .. ablue thingy u put ona belt ... it hasa fan i n it ..itsvery cool!@@@ an d works quite wellll !@@@@@
    culinarycutie

    Answer by culinarycutie at 11:45 AM on Jul. 21, 2009

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