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TICK TOCK Naturals™ Organic Insect Repellent Selected a "Best Of" for Travel Tech by Fodor's Travel Blog and Included in National Geographic Traveler's "Must-Have" Gear Guide


TICK TOCK Naturals™, a leading organic insect repellent brand, announced today that its insect repellent has now been featured in two leading travel resources – Fodor's Travel Blog and now National Geographic Traveler, the world's most widely read travel magazine.

In June of this year, Fodor's Travel Blog rated TICK TOCK Naturals™ as having the “Best organic insect repellent” in its “Best of” ranking of “Travel Tech: Best Camping and Hiking Gadgets”. In his write up, the author, Scott Tharler, cited its “sweet, flowery smell”, that is “sized for easy transport in your purse and on the plane” and that “it's definitely a good idea to bring along this environmentally conscious product as you explore the outdoors.”

The magazine, National Geographic Traveler, has included TICK TOCK Naturals™ Organic Insect Repellent as part of its annual “Must-Have Gear Guide for 2013” in its Best of The World issue (Dec 2012/Jan 2013) on U.S. newsstands December 4, 2012. The Guide is a two-page layout featuring new or existing products that the publication believes are a good fit for its readers as essential travel gear for this annual issue. The products featured are also listed on National Geographic Traveler's Travel Marketplace site at so that interested readers may request further information or be directed to the respective company sites to purchase the products of interest.

TICK TOCK Natural's Founder, Dr. Susan Eisen commented, “TICK TOCK Naturals launched only nine months ago and the market enthusiasm for our Organic Insect Repellent has been extremely encouraging since there is a strong support for our mission. Aside from being DEET-free, our insect repellent formulation is unique in that it feels lightweight on the skin, has a pleasant smell and is cruelty-free with 100% organic ingredients that are gentle enough to be used on children and pets. We were very excited earlier this year when we were selected as a “Best of” product by Fodor's Travel Blog. Now, we are thrilled that National Geographic Traveler, the most widely read travel magazine in the world, has included us in their Gear Guide spread for the coming year as well as included TICK TOCK Naturals™ as a listing in their Travel Marketplace. This listing will help to channel any requests for information from their wide readership base or enable purchasing of our Organic Insect Repellent products from our own site.”

About TICK TOCK Naturals™ Organic Insect Repellent

TICK TOCK Naturals™ Organic Insect Repellent is a concentrated 100% organic, chemical-free insect repellent that is also cruelty-free and made in the U.S. It was formulated after the founder, Dr. Susan Eisen, was bitten by a Lyme tick several years ago and developed acute Lyme disease. Proper medical care and strong antibiotics cured the infection. As a health professional with training in biochemistry, she had an understanding of both chemistry and natural methods and decided to formulate a product that smells good and is highly effective. TICK TOCK Naturals™ Organic Insect Repellent is both pleasant-smelling and keeps insects such as ticks, mosquitoes, gnats and fruit flies at bay. Because of its natural, gentle formulation, it can be used on children and pets as well as adults.

TICK TOCK Naturals™ Organic Insect Repellent is sold online through the Company's website and also on Amazon. The insect repellent is also being rolled out for sale at select retail locations in the U.S., the first being Greenwich Health Mart in Greenwich, Connecticut, with other locations to follow in the coming year. The insect repellent is also beginning distribution to upscale destinations, such as the private island of Mustique in the West Indies. The Organic Insect Repellent is available for sale in a 4 oz. aluminum canister non-aerosol spray as well as in travel and purse sizes.



TICK TOCK Naturals' mission is to enable the prevention of insect vector diseases through use of its Organic Insect Repellent. Founder, Dr. Sue Eisen's goal was to develop a product to be the first line of defense for tick prevention. TICK TOCK Naturals™ is concerned with creating an eco-minded, sustainable product and believes strongly in embracing and applying green and organic principles to one's lifestyle for the greater good of the planet. TICK TOCK Naturals™ is affiliated with the Lyme Research Alliance whose mission is to fund cutting-edge research into Lyme and other tick-borne diseases. TICK TOCK Naturals™ has also been active in the community by donating its products to high school sports teams.

Board members of TICK TOCK Naturals™ include Ally Hilfiger, daughter of Tommy of Tommy Hilfiger (owned by PVH Corp (NYSEPVH), the internationally renowned clothing brand, who is also a Board member of the Lyme Research Alliance. Brent Dewar, Principal and Founder of Green Apple Associates,LLC, is also a board member of TICK TOCK Naturals™. Mr. Dewar formerly led brand management, marketing and sales for one of the most recognizable brands in the world, Chevrolet (NYSE: GM) and launched the pioneering electric vehicle, the Chevrolet Volt. Mr. Dewar was also a Senior Advisor at GreenOrder, a leading environmental consulting firm, helping global enterprises advance pragmatic solutions for a more sustainable future.

About National Geographic Traveler magazine

National Geographic Traveler, a publication of the National Geographic Society, is the world's most widely read travel magazine. Backed by a powerful heritage of more than a century of exploration, global experts, and signature photography, National Geographic Traveler attracts the most readers—8.8 million—driven to explore the world. For more information, visit

About Fodor's Travel Blog

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Media Inquiries:
Dr. Susan Eisen, D.C., Founder, 201-681-6744
Dory Kurowski, 917-769-8749

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