A flea infestation can be the worst thing to happen to you because it will cause total chaos and a high alert state at home, also dealing with a flea infestation can be one of the hardest things to do. Domestic animals can be the main cause for a flea infestation especially dogs because they often host fleas.
When you notice that your pet is itchy most of the time then you have to make this powder to terminate the fleas inhabiting its body.
First, you will need these ingredients:
- Arrowroot powder
- Neem Powder
- Peppermint Essential Oil
- Food Grade Diatomaceous Earth
- Citronella Essential Oil
- Eucalyptus Essential Oil
- Powder Duster
- Diatomaceous Earth
To make the powder follow these directions
- Mix three equal parts of diatomaceous earth, arrowroot powder, and neem powder: (diatomaceous earth allows you to reuse the powder without irritating the pet’s skin)
- Add in 30 drops of peppermint essential oil, citronella essential oil, and eucalyptus essential oil.
- Mix everything together
- Grab a powder duster and put the powder in it and prepare to use it
Safety is the number one priority, make sure to go outside before applying the powder to your pet’s skin. First, start by applying the powder to the pet’s fur. Then massage it deeper into it using your hands
To get satisfying results, make sure to repeat this process multiple times until you are satisfied.