One of the most uncomfortable things about summer is definitely mosquitoes. The most common struggle against them includes different means, including sprays and creams. In a situation where you do not have such a product or you want a natural solution, there is a simple recipe – the only thing you need is a 2 liter plastic bottle, hot water, brown sugar and yeast.

According to the video posted on YouTube, these are ingredients that you almost certainly have in the kitchen, and the author claims that this recipe can make effective protection against mosquitoes and it can be used anywhere.

It works by attracting mosquitoes to enter the bottle, and if set in the way described in the video, they will not be able to get out again.

First cut the bottle to make an opening. In the bottle add ¼ cup of brown sugar, 1 cup of hot water and ¼ teaspoon of yeast. Take the upper part of the bottle and place in the bottle so the upper part is facing down. Watch the video for detailed explanation if needed.

It can be used against flies and other insects as well.