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Noseeums and Biting Midges Resurface in Search of Moisture

The noseeums and other biting midges are out in force. Listen to the news story carefully. Noseeums HATE dry condition’s, which is causing the outbreaks. The noseeums are coming out of their ordinarily most habitat in search of water closer to the surface. The noseeums mostly bite from the knee down. When out at dawn and […]

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Zika Virus Overview & News

The Zika virus is related to dengue, West Nile virus and yellow fever. Symptoms can include fever, rash, joint and muscle pain, red eyes and can take several days to develop after being exposed . The Zika virus is transmitted by female Aedes mosquitoes, but can also be spread through sexual contact and blood transfusions. […]

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Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)

Velmaxxx Enterprises, Inc. Earns Business Certification

Velmaxxx Enterprises, Inc., creator and distributor of No-No-See-Um, has earned their certification from the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).  This certification validates that the business is 51 percent owned, controlled, operated, and managed by a woman or women. This achievement required the completion of formal documentation and site visit process which is administered by […]

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2012 SheKnows Parenting Awards

No No-See-Um Wins Best Outdoor Safety Product

Sanibel, FL. (November 12, 2012) – No No-See-Um (created on Sanibel Island) announces today that is has been selected as Best Outdoor Safety Product in the 2012 SheKnows Parenting Awards. According to SheKnows, the active community of SheKnows readers voted for select finalists, recognizing outstanding products and services in the parenting industry, based on functionality, […]

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Bug Spray Born On Sanibel In National Contest

By Jeff Lysiak, Island Sun – Sanibel Island, FL For nearly two years, the war against no-see-ums, mosquitoes, midges, black flies and other biting insects is now being won by human populations following the invention of No No-See-Um, an all-natural, skin-safe bug repellent created by a pair of Sanibel residents. But now, the popular and […]

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