Don't Bite Me - Insect Repellent Patch - 20 Patch(es) Studies and tradition have shown that Vitamin B1 metabolizes in the body to reduce human odors attractive to biting insects. Their topical skin patch delivers a blend of Vitamin B1 and Aloe, making it a natural, simple and safe way to deter insects. They Don't Bite Me! Patch delivers an old fashioned remedy through new technology. Natural. Simple & Safe! Product Features: Water Proof No Toxic Environmentally safe Lasts up to 36 hours Total Body Coverage Clear Patch Safe For Use on Children No Sprays No Lotions No Towelettes Why the Don't Bite Me! Patch? A French study released late summer 2009 links Deet to Central Nervous System Damage People say the would prefer a product with low toxicity especially if they are going to use it on their children. What is the Don't Bite Me! Patch? The Don't Bite Me! Patch is a natural alternative to insect repellent. For Years, people in the health food industry have taken Vitamin B1 to deter biting insects. Their topical patch delivers Vitamin B1 and Aloe into the body, creating an odor unattractive to biting insects but almost imperceptible in humans. Don't Bite Me Bug Patch Features Two Ingredients: Vitamin B1Studies have shown that Vitamin B1 metabolizes in the body to reduce human odors attractive to insects. Vitamin B1 is the key ingredient in Don't Bite Me! Patch and when topically applied lasts for up to 36 hours! The thiamine (Vitamin B1) based formula is absorbed into the bloodstream through their Don't Bite Me Patch topical patch. Excess B1 is then secreted through the body's pores, making an odor that is almost undetectable to humans, but that mosquitoes don't like. This odor forms a protective barrier around the body that shields the user from insects. Vitamin B1 properties are also good for the nervous system, digestion, muscles, heart and alcohol-damaged nerve tissues.