Murphy’s Naturals Outdoor Mosquito Repellent Incense Sticks, 2-Pack

Last updated: April 4, 2023


This is a DEET-free option that covers 12 square feet at a time. It boasts a pleasantly scented protection from biting insects. These incense sticks last more two hours per stick, so you can reclaim the outdoors from flying pests.

We looked at the top Mosquito Repellents and dug through the reviews from some of the most popular review sites. Through this analysis, we've determined the best Mosquito Repellent you should buy.

Product Details

Key Takeaway: This mosquito repellent is perfectly suited to an afternoon on the porch and for relief during cookouts.

In our analysis of 12 expert reviews, the Murphy's Naturals Outdoor Mosquito Repellent Incense Sticks, 2-Pack placed 4th when we looked at the top 7 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

A Natural Repellent That Actually Works: Each incense repellent sticks provides protection from mosquitos for up to 2.5 hours. Harness the Power of Nature with 10% Plant-Based Repellent Oil Content: Citronella, Lemongrass, Rosemary, Cedar, and Peppermint oils. 10x the Repellent Oil Content than Other Brands: We use a combination of plant-based repellent oils other manufacturers tend to overlook to provide you with the best mosquito protection. No Petroleum, No Dyes, No Synthetic Fragrances, No Harsh Chemicals. Enjoy Life Outdoors: Make your outdoors yours again – not theirs. Sit back on your patio, campground, or at your next BBQ bite-free with a natural repellent that actually works. This product is not available for sale in Indiana.

Expert Reviews


What reviewers liked

Murphy's Mosquito Sticks, as well as their entire line of products, are eco-friendly— I stan a sustainable alternative to bug repellents.
They also have a pleasant scent that I could smell as soon as I opened them up. These mosquito repellent incense sticks have a smoky, lemony scent when they were burned.
These repellent incense sticks are plant-based and DEET-free. The sticks use a combination of citronella, rosemary, peppermint, lemongrass, cedar wood and bamboo to ward of mosquitos.
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What reviewers didn't like

But take heed to the shopper's warning and make sure to check the incense every now and then.
However, I found out that it’s a good idea to put the incense sticks upwind of the area you’re trying to protect from the bugs.
According to Joe Conlon, Technical Advisor at the American Mosquito Control Association, mosquito repellents are most effective when they provide an atmosphere on or around the skin. Products like candles and incense may be less effective because the atmosphere that they create may be disturbed by wind or rain.
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