Hygiene and Sanitation
now browsing by category
There is an abundance of theories as to why some people seem to be a bit more than others and what keeps the frustrating pests away. Are these theories true, or simply old tales passed along? Let’s dive in and see if the mosquitoes really are more attracted to you!
Does drinking beer attract mosquitoes?
Some scientist suggests that drinking beer and other alcoholic beverages may attract mosquitoes. There are a few different theories as to why this may be the case. Some theories are related to the increase in ethanol in your sweat and others believe it relates to body temperature. We can’t say these theories are definitively true or false, however, we recommend making sure to use bug spray with DEET while drinking or even just spending time outdoors to decrease your chances of being a bit. Use this guide to learn more about what mosquito repellents work best.