What Makes You Attractive To A Mosquito
Not surprisingly—since, after all, mosquitoes bite us to harvest proteins from our blood—research shows that they find certain blood types more appetizing than others. One study found that mosquitoes landed on people with Type O blood nearly twice as often as those with Type A. People with Type B blood fell somewhere in the middle of this itchy spectrum. M
Mosquitoes also find victims by smelling sweat, and higher body temperatures from strenuous exercise.
A single bottle of beer makes you sexy to a mosquito.
Pregnant women have been found to attract roughly twice as many mosquito bites.
Mosquitoes use vision to locate a human lunch, so wearing colors like black, dark blue or red will make you stand out for the feast.
Moral of the story, to ward off mosquitoes, hang out with somebody with type “A” blood, who drinks beer, likes to exercise and wears dark colours while pregnant.