How to Get Rid of Head Lice?

Q:
How to get rid of head lice?

A:
There are many ways to get rid of head lice.

Firstly, combing out is definitely a method that works, that has no side-effect and that is cheap. But combing out takes lots of time and you need to be patient.

Besides, there are many OTC and prescription lotions and shampoos, which usually contain chemical products that act on the nervous systems of lice to kill them. The bad thing is that they may have dangerous side effects if used incorrectly.

What’s more, you can also use home remedies, which are readily available. They are harmless in most cases. Most home remedies have not been proven to work scientifically, however many parents report success using them.

Some of the main home remedies you could use include:

  • Vinegar
  • Olive oil
  • Petroleum Jelly
  • Mayonnaise

 

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