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Target
(207) 945-3133
60 Longview Dr
Bangor, ME
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

Picasso Salon Studio
(207) 942-1333
33 Main St
Bangor, ME

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House Of David Salon
(207) 945-9631
487 Union St
Bangor, ME

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Colours & Co
(207) 992-2048
46 Betton St
Brewer, ME

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Vibes Hair Studio
(207) 827-8423
59 County Rd
Milford, ME

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bare
(207) 990-2352
643 Ohio Street
Bangor, ME

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Mon Ami
(207) 947-3875
156 State St Ste 2
Bangor, ME

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Inovations Hair Studio
(207) 989-1934
255 N Main St
Brewer, ME

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Hillside Hair Salon
(207) 862-4950
53 Patterson Rd
Hampden, ME

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Hair Creations
(207) 443-4458
55 congress Ave
Bath, ME
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Advice for helping kids avoid insect bites this summer

Advice for helping kids avoid insect bites this summer

James Dunsford

Proper use of bug spray is effective in helping kids avoid mosquito and other bug bitesBugs like mosquitoes and ticks can be a common summertime health risk for fathers and their kids, especially since many are spending more time outside.

Consumer Reports magazine recently tested some of the most popular insect repellents on the market. According to WebMD, the magazine is recommending six different repellents to reduce the risk of bug bites. They are: Off Deep Woods Sportsmen II, Cutter Backwoods Unscented, Off Family Care Smooth and Dry, 3M Ultrathon Insect Repellent, Repel Plant Based Lemon Eucalyptus and Natrapel 8-Hour with picaridin.

Many of these contain DEET, a chemical that can be dangerous in high concentrations. However, the American Academy of Pediatrics advises parents to use products with no more than 30 percent concentration of DEET on their kids. (Insect repellents aren't advised for use on babies under two months, either.)

Experts say parents should follow package directions when using insect repellent on their kids, avoiding spraying them on the face and in the eyes, mouth, nose or on cuts. Fathers should apply repellents to their kids' faces by spraying them on their hands first.

Other ways to avoid insect bites include staying indoors at dawn and dusk, wearing light-colored, loose-fitting clothing when outdoors, avoiding scented products that attract mosquitoes, eliminating standing water in your yard, wearing hats and pants...

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