Best Mosquito Repellent Wipes & Towelettes

In this round-up article, we will be featuring some of the best Mosquito Repellent Wipes and Towelettes available in the market today. As always, we try to curate the list that caters to different needs and preferences by including DEET-based, Picaridin-based, and natural Plant-based options for your consideration. 

>> Also read: Best Mosquito Killer Sprays

Let’s check it out.


1) Repel Insect Repellent Mosquito Wipes

This effective Mosquito Repellent Wipe by Repel is designed for outdoors where dependable mosquito repellent coverage is essential. Each of their wipe is 5″ x 7” wipe and has 30% DEET content to effectively repel against mosquitoes and other biting pests.

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This ready to use wipe provides a great on-the-go mosquito repellent option that offers great convenience and protection. Every purchase comes with 15 wipes inside of a resealable wipe pouch.

>> Also check out the spray version here: Repel Repellent Sportsmen Max Spray

Pros
  • Effective 30% DEET ingredient
  • Comes in a resealable pouch
  • Also works to repel other pests

2) Ben’s 30% DEET Mosquito Repellent Wipes

The Ben’s Mosquito Repellent Wipe is another effective wipe that leverages DEET as its active ingredient to help keep the pesky mosquitoes away.

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It contains 30%-DEET to keep mosquitoes and other insects away. Each application can provide an effective mosquito protection of 8 hours and more. The active ingredient is formulated to remain longer on the skin with very little absorption.

Each wipe comes individually wrapped to maintain its effectiveness and keep its active ingredient fresh for when you need it.

>> Also check out the spray version here: Ben’s Mosquito & Insect Repellent Pump

Pros
  • Offers over 8 hours of protection
  • Fragrance free
  • Individually wrapped wipes

3) Natrapel Picaridin Mosquitoes Insect Repellent Wipes

The Natrapel Mosquitoes Repellent Wipes contains 20% Picaridin as its active ingredient to repel mosquitoes. On top of mosquitoes, Picaridin is also very effective against ticks and other pests like gnats, chiggers and flies.

The wipes are individually wrapped to ensure effectiveness of the wipes and each application provide up to 12 hours of insect repellent. They are large in size and allow for quick applications over large areas of the body.

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It can be used by both adults and children above 2 months old and is even safe for pregnant or breastfeeding women.

>> Also check out the spray version here: Natrapel Repellent Pump Spray 

Pros
  • Up to 12 hours of protection
  • Contains 20% Picaridin
  • EPA-registered
  • Individually Wrapped
  • Uses CDC-recommended active ingredient

4) Cutter All Family Mosquito Repellent Bug Wipes

The Cutter All Family Mosquito Repellent Wipe is a non-greasy or oily mosquito wipe that uses DEET as its main active ingredient. 

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This wipe has a cooling and clean scent and is soft on the skin during application. Each pack comes with 15 wipes that are 5” by 7” in size.

>> Also check out the spray version here: Cutter All Family Repellent Pump Spray

Pros
  • Big size
  • Not greasy or oily
  • Cooling scent

5) OFF! Deep Woods Mosquito Repellent Toilette (Individually Wrapped)

The OFF! Deep Woods Mosquito & Insect Repellent Toilette contains 25% DEET to effectively repel mosquitoes and other bugs like Ticks, Gnats, among others.

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Each pack is compact in size and contains 12 individually wrapped mosquito repellent towelettes.

>> Also check out the spray version here: OFF! Deep Woods Insect & Mosquito Repellent

Pros
  • Unscented formula
  • Individually wrapped towelettes
  • Doesn’t dry out easily

6) Avon SSS Bug Guard Plus Mosquito Repellent Towelettes (BONUS SIZE)

The Avon SSS Bug Guard Plus Mosquito Repellent Towelettes uses Picaridin as the main active ingredient to repel against mosquitoes and other common bugs. Once applied, it gives up to 8-hour repellent against mosquitoes and provides up to 12-hour repellent against deer ticks.

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Each purchase comes in a resealable bag and contains 16 individually packed towelette.

Pros
  • DEET-free formula
  • Up to 12-hour 
  • Lasting protection

7) OFF! Botanicals Plant-Based Mosquito Repellent Towelettes (DEET-Free)

The OFF! Botanicals Mosquito Repellent Towelette is a unique product that offers a natural alternative to DEET and Picardin based towelettes. It uses a plant-based active ingredient p-Menthane-3 among other ingredients to repel against mosquitoes.

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As it uses natural active ingredients, the protection period is shorter than chemical based products. Each OFF! Botanicals Plant-Based Mosquito Repellent Towelette provides up to 2 hours of protection against mosquitoes.

Each pack comes with 10 individually wrapped towelette that is almost 5” x 6” in size.

Pros
  • Natural Plant-based formula)
  • Does not contain added dyes
  • Also repels Gnats, Black flies and no-see-ums
  • Individually wrapped

Conclusion

For best repellent effectiveness against mosquitoes, definitely go with a DEET based mosquito wipe. If you have sensitive skin, then chemical based options might not be ideal. 

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For mosquito repellent wipes to be effective, it has to be applied to the skin, hence make sure to test on a small area of the skin when you are using it for the first time before applying to the rest of the exposed skin area. 

For best protection, it is always most ideal to use wipes in conjunction with a mosquito spray product.

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