How to protect your family from Ticks and Mosquito borne illness

Tick-Borne Diseases Are On The Rise

Amid warming weather, a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) warns of a surge in tick-borne diseases. We’ll talk about what you can do to prevent them.

More cases in the US (2004-2016)

  • The number of reported cases of disease from mosquito, tick, and flea bites has more than tripled.
  • More than 640,000 cases of these diseases were reported from 2004 to 2016.
  • Disease cases from ticks have doubled.
  • Mosquito-borne disease epidemics happen more frequently.

More germs (2004-2016)

  • Chikungunya and Zika viruses caused outbreaks in the US for the first time.
  • Seven new tickborne germs can infect people in the US.

More people at risk

  • Commerce moves mosquitoes, ticks, and fleas around the world.
  • Infected travelers can introduce and spread germs across the world.
  • Mosquitoes and ticks move germs into new areas of the US, causing more people to be at risk.

What You Can Do:

Avoid folklore remedies such as "painting" the tick with nail polish or petroleum jelly, or using heat to make the tick detach from the skin. Your goal is to remove the tick as quickly as possible–not waiting for it to detach. (Courtesy CDC)
Avoid folklore remedies such as “painting” the tick with nail polish or petroleum jelly, or using heat to make the tick detach from the skin. Your goal is to remove the tick as quickly as possible–not waiting for it to detach. (Courtesy CDC)
  • Use an Environmental Protection Agency-registered insect repellent.
  • Wear long-sleeved shirts and long pants.
  • Treat items, such as boots, pants, socks, and tents, with permethrin or buy permethrin-treated clothing and gear.
  • Take steps to control ticks and fleas on pets.
  • Find and remove ticks daily from family and pets.
  • Take steps to control mosquitoesticks, and fleas inside and outside your home.

 

 

Its Very Hard to choose the Rite product for your family to keep the biters at away

some popular  brands of bug sprays contain deet

Dealing with DEET

DEET (N,N-diethyl-meta-toluamide), first used by the U.S. Army, has been sold to consumers since the 1950s. It can cause allergic skin reactions, particularly at concentrations of 50 percent and above, and eye irritation. A 2013 analysis of about 4,000 DEET-related calls to poison control centers found that 450 people needed medical treatment after applying DEET; two died. Most cases of seizures, slurred speech, coma and other serious side effects have occurred in people who ingested DEET or applied it for three or more days in a row, or used products with 95 percent DEET or more.

It’s unclear whether lower doses pose the same risks, especially if you follow directions. Still, our experts urge children, seniors and those with weakened immunity to use it with extra caution. The American Academy of Pediatrics says DEET shouldn’t be used on infants younger than 2 months, and Canada’s federal health department says children 6 months to 12 years old should avoid products with more than 10 percent DEET.

“Most important, people should first try safer ways of avoiding bugs,” Rangan says. She points out that in our tests, products with 30 percent or less DEET worked well. “So if you decide you really want to try DEET, stick with the lowest effective dose, and avoid those that are more than 30 percent DEET.”

 

Picaridin

Studies have shown that Picaridin is effective, safe and has fewer unpleasant qualities than DEET. Picaridin is odorless, does not melt plastics, or feel oily on skin. Studies show that Picaridin is as effective as DEET when used at the same strength. Picaridin is available in brands such as Cutter and AVON.

All of these products are available over the counter at retail and sporting goods stores, pharmacies and on-line.

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Our Water resistant Skin so Soft Bug Guard is great for back yard water play or even the pool and beach! DEET FREE and very effective!

 

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Sources

http://healthcenter.indiana.edu/answers/insect-precautions.shtml

https://www.cnn.com/2018/05/01/health/ticks-mosquito-borne-diseases-cdc-study/index.html

https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/chemical-based-insect-repellents-work-but-you-may-want-to-try-safer-alternatives/2014/06/23/e676875c-d789-11e3-95d3-3bcd77cd4e11_story.html?noredirect=on&utm_term=.8454f2cf2887

 

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I am Kim, I’m 36 years old

I remember my love of Avon products really started when i was somewhere around 11 or 12, in the 6th grade, I would sneak into my mothers makeup case and put on her eye liner and go to school, I would also wash it off when i got home from school. My Mother sold Avon and we loved when her orders came and we could smell everything!

in 2011 i Moved to Indiana from Upstate NY, i left all my family and friends in NY. I found me a few Avon Reps here and there but customer service was very lax. I wouldn’t get new books, when i’d call them and ask for new brochures i was told they had quit! I went through 3 representatives this way Enough was enough! I knew from my mothers experience that people can make decent income with Avon.

In Late February of 2014 I went online and signed up to be an Avon representative, I figured i’d just sell Avon to my co workers and a few friends to get my eyeliners on a great discount. Turns out i really enjoy being an Avon Representative, I will never tell a customer i quit because i couldn’t make money, I will work hard to make sure my team never has to tell anyone that as well

I have earned 2 fully paid Vacations from Avon Cancun Mexico in 2016

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Paradise Island Bahamas in 2017

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I have also earned some free nights in Orlando, and Nashville, and some great household items & Appliances

I am a wife and Mother, I have many hobbies as well like Gardening, Crocheting,

My True Passion is Avon, and Owning my Own Avon Business, I love helping others grow and earn with Avon

Avon has truly changed my life, it has made my life flexible, something we all want when we have children, it gave me the ability to be HOME with my children as well, I was able to leave my full time employment after just 1 year! I have not looked back since

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50 Ways to get New Avon Customers!

50 WAYS TO GET NEW CUSTOMERS!

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Don’t get overwhelmed! pick a few things that will work for you and try it! you do not have to do all 50 things all at the same time!!

1. Set a goal to find at least 2 new customers every campaign.

  1. Use the “Power of 3” – Make 3 new contacts every day.

3. Comparison shop and be ready to give results to contacts.

4. Increase the number of brochures ordered by 10 every campaign. and make sure you give them all out!

5. Leave a brochure( or a few)  at 1 or 2 new business every campaign.

6. Start a jewelry club – Especially for those who never buy make-up (then start putting make-up and skin samples with their orders).

7. Wear an Avon logo pin or shirt – It’s free advertisement to those who don’t know you are an Avon representation.

8. Have 1 product each campaign that is the campaign special – Hand out info and samples about it to every contact and offer a discount of 10% or 20% if they purchase it in that campaign.

9. Have a positive attitude – It sells.

10. Show pages from national magazines that feature news about Avon products.

11. Spray your brochures with fragrances.

12. Find helpers in businesses, churches, schools, etc. and reward them for taking orders for you.

13. Remember that “NO SOLICITING” usually does not mean the Avon lady. usually its vacuum people lol

14. Visit businesses with  a basket of demos and make some deals!!!!

15. Pass our lumpy brochures out to businesses.

16. Stress the Avon unconditional 90 day guarantee.

17. If collecting money upfront is hard, just remind them if they go to pampered chef or Tupperware party they always pay upfront, carry receipts with you, and always offer e-store shopping

18.to instant delivery on colognes and ask business owners if you can leave a full bottle on their counter. Offer a special price to their customers who would like to purchase the bottle and reward the business owner.

19. Advertise a “NEW CUSTOMER SALE” – Choose 2 or 3 products each campaign and offer a special discount to the “FIRST-TIME” customers.

20. Have an “OLD-TIMERS” special – Offer a special discount, a free product or a free trial size to any regular customer who gets you a new customer.

21. Have a special raffle drawing for any customer who has a minimum $25.00 order.or set any amount you want

22. Have a “BUNNY SALE” for Easter – Offer 5% off every product that starts with the letter “B”.

23. Place business cards on every available bulletin board. Leave them on restaurant tables, in public restrooms(tape them on the back of the restroom stall), and tape them to public telephones.

24. Start a frequent buyer club, when a customer places 5 orders of $30 or more stamp a card and get a free gift when they hit the 5th one

25. Fill little baskets with samples and leave them in businesses with brochures.

26. Provide a business card holder and cards to any business owner who will allow you to place it in the counter.

27. Offer free gift wrapping for men customers.

28.  keep records of birthdays and anniversaries. and send a card

29. Talk to every customer about fund-raising.

30. Leave cologne samples in beauty shops. Offer 1 free product to the owner for each 10 sold.

31. Have a home party!!! Offer an Avon gift certificate to the hostess.

32. Wear different Avon fragrances – when people ask which fragrance you are wearing – offer them a brochure, a business card and a sample.  Get their contact info as well!

33. Watch all the Monthly Avon training video’s faithfully

34. Take Skin-So-Soft samples to any place and organization where workers are subject to bugs.

35. Put a sign in your car window and/or your yard that you sall Avon.

36. post on local sites (if allowed) – Especially clearance sales, special discounts, or introduction of new products.

37. If you want bigger sales, talk to your Upline Mentor – She’s been there and done that.

38. Have a garage sale – Set out samples, brochures, and extra products.

39. Give each customer an extra brochure and ask them to give them to family and friends.

40. Give a brochure and sample to every person behind the check-out counter.

41. Put books in day care centers.

42. Send letters to employers and managers of local businesses offering special holiday services.

43. Have an open house of Avon products during holiday seasons and offer free gift wrapping.

44. Offer an “AVON PARTY” at businesses during lunch hours.

45. Always carry a demo basket with you – Your customers will have friends visiting too.

46. Carry a “BARGAIN BASKET” – Purchase inexpensive products from outlet flyers and sell these to people who do not want to place an order. Also a good way to sell used “demos” or unwanted products that may accumulate.

47. Keep extra products on hand for people who may need a gift to give on the spur of the moment. Avon cookbooks make great wedding shower gifts.

48. Know your products!!!! Make brand comparisons and provide copies for your customers

49. Become an e-representative and get new customers on the internet.

50. Become an Avon Beauty expert via the free online training!

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I am Kim, I’m 36 years old

I remember my love of Avon products really started when i was somewhere around 11 or 12, in the 6th grade, I would sneak into my mothers makeup case and put on her eye liner and go to school, I would also wash it off when i got home from school. My Mother sold Avon and we loved when her orders came and we could smell everything!

in 2011 i Moved to Indiana from Upstate NY, i left all my family and friends in NY. I found me a few Avon Reps here and there but customer service was very lax. I wouldn’t get new books, when i’d call them and ask for new brochures i was told they had quit! I went through 3 representatives this way Enough was enough! I knew from my mothers experience that people can make decent income with Avon.

In Late February of 2014 I went online and signed up to be an Avon representative, I figured i’d just sell Avon to my co workers and a few friends to get my eyeliners on a great discount. Turns out i really enjoy being an Avon Representative, I will never tell a customer i quit because i couldn’t make money, I will work hard to make sure my team never has to tell anyone that as well

I have earned 2 fully paid Vacations from Avon Cancun Mexico in 2016

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Paradise Island Bahamas in 2017

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I have also earned some free nights in Orlando, and Nashville, and some great household items & Appliances

I am a wife and Mother, I have many hobbies as well like Gardening, Crocheting,

My True Passion is Avon, and Owning my Own Avon Business, I love helping others grow and earn with Avon

Avon has truly changed my life, it has made my life flexible, something we all want when we have children, it gave me the ability to be HOME with my children as well, I was able to leave my full time employment after just 1 year! I have not looked back since

If you think Avon may be a good fit for you Why not join my Team Now!

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Lets be Honest! I want to post pictures of all the AMAZING deals going on rite now! but i think you need to look through this brochure!

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I am Kim, I’m 36 years old

I remember my love of Avon products really started when i was somewhere around 11 or 12, in the 6th grade, I would sneak into my mothers makeup case and put on her eye liner and go to school, I would also wash it off when i got home from school. My Mother sold Avon and we loved when her orders came and we could smell everything!

in 2011 i Moved to Indiana from Upstate NY, i left all my family and friends in NY. I found me a few Avon Reps here and there but customer service was very lax. I wouldn’t get new books, when i’d call them and ask for new brochures i was told they had quit! I went through 3 representatives this way Enough was enough! I knew from my mothers experience that people can make decent income with Avon.

In Late February of 2014 I went online and signed up to be an Avon representative, I figured i’d just sell Avon to my co workers and a few friends to get my eyeliners on a great discount. Turns out i really enjoy being an Avon Representative, I will never tell a customer i quit because i couldn’t make money, I will work hard to make sure my team never has to tell anyone that as well

I have earned 2 fully paid Vacations from Avon Cancun Mexico in 2016

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Paradise Island Bahamas in 2017

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I have also earned some free nights in Orlando, and Nashville, and some great household items & Appliances

I am a wife and Mother, I have many hobbies as well like Gardening, Crocheting,

My True Passion is Avon, and Owning my Own Avon Business, I love helping others grow and earn with Avon

Avon has truly changed my life, it has made my life flexible, something we all want when we have children, it gave me the ability to be HOME with my children as well, I was able to leave my full time employment after just 1 year! I have not looked back since

If you think Avon may be a good fit for you Why not join my Team Now!

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