No, that buzz you're hearing isn't of the delightful variety, like the latest Ryan Gosling news or the happy feeling you get after a second margarita; it’s the unpleasant wing-beating of infamous summer pests, just itching to make you scratch (and much higher concentrations than normal, this year).
As synonymous with summer as watermelons and cutoffs, insects are perhaps the most annoying part of the season (along with our sky-high AC bill). We hate that we need to trade in our favorite perfumes for bug sprays that leave us sticky, greasy, and smelling like a walking chemical spill. Sure, we want to repel the creepy crawlers, but we don't want to send our loved ones running in the process.
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