The American Beauty Berry is an incredible plant, with many beneficial qualities. A compound in the plant calledCallicarpenalhas natural repellent qualities from biting bugs. The berries their self make an incredible jelly.SkeeterShop.coma site owned and operated byNet Star Services, provides a cosmetic line designed with repellent attributes in mind. They use steam distillation to pull the active ingredients of the Beauty Berry Plant, and use that to make multiple products, and they avoid chemical repellents. 50% of all sales from this site forSkeeterShop.comproducts are donated to the River of Life.