Make it a mozzie-free summer

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Summer in Durban means long evenings outdoors, socialising with friends and family … and inevitably, fending off annoying mosquitoes, and also flies around dinner tables.

This summer, we’re ready to fight back and keep those biting pests at bay with SoyLites lovely range of products. Fill your warm nights with a gorgeous blend of cf citronella, lemongrass and lavender scents that not only keep mozzies at bay, but also sooth and uplift the senses.

Add these must have items to your shopping basket and ensure your summer it pest free!

  • Peaceful Summer Moisturising Candle

This long-burning soy candle not only keeps mozzies at bay, but its melted soy bean   oil can also be applied directly to the skin as a moisturising, mosquito-repelling balm. The candle is equally effective at repelling flies from buffets and dinner tables. It is available in a range of sizes from the 220ml glass tumbler with a burn time of over 45 hours (R200) to the handy 15ml Mini Travel Lite with a seven-hour burn time. (R30)

  • Peaceful Summer Anti-Insect Soy Balm (125ml)

Made with 100% natural botanical oils including coconut and shea butter, and combined with SoyLites’ unique blend of citronella, lemongrass and lavender essential oils, this balm is suitable for adults and children alike. In addition to repelling mosquitoes, this balm will also leave your skin nourished and moisturised. (R145)

  • Glass Jar Coconut Candle: Citronella, Lemongrass and Lavender

Made from pure Mozambican coconut oil with a burn time of over 50 hours, this candle is perfect for mozzie-free al fresco dining. Also effective at repelling flies. (R130)

SoyLites products give a clean, environmentally friendly burn and are vegan friendly and endorsed by Beauty Without Cruelty. Find them online or locate your nearest supplier at