Patient Comments: Head Lice - Prevention

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What methods have you used to prevent head lice infestations? What do you tell your children? Submit Your Comment

Comment from: Jannett, 3-6 Female (Caregiver) Published: August 27

I only found a few nits in my daughter’s hair. I mixed up coconut oil, olive oil and tea tree oil, and soaked in hair for 3 hours. Then I used a lice comb and found about 20 dead lice sitting on top of her hair. Combed out a lot, picked everything I could find then used Sunlight dish soap to rinse out, and conditioner. Very effective and Inexpensive and safe. I would definitely recommend.

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