Head lice are every parent’s worst nightmare. They dread the day their kid comes home from school complaining about an itchy scalp because they know how annoying and difficult to remove they can be. They are small, wingless insects which feed on human blood and are very contagious. Usually kids in school get them but it can happen to an adult just as easy. Even though they are not dangerous they can be quite annoying and cause itching and an inflamed scalp. If they’re not eliminated in time the situation can get really bad because they multiply very quickly and can even lead to an infection.
You can find a number of lice shampoos and similar products on the market but if you’ve dealt with this situation you know that they can be ineffective and rather expensive. Then there’s the infinite combing which can last or hours and still leave some of these pesky parasites behind. If you’ve tried every trick in the book and you just don’t know what else to do to resolve this issue don’t worry, we’re here to help you. The following home remedy has proven to be extremely effective against head lice and if your child has them you should most definitely try it out.
Here’s what you’ll need: