Head lice are the parasites that live on the different parts of human body like scalp, neck, shoulders and ears.
They exist on blood and get spread easily from person to person, specially in school going children. It is suggested not to share the equipment with other people like hats, pillows, headbands and combs.
Head lice can be removed from hair by using lice combs, but for many, only lice combs do not work. You need to apply some homemade solutions which then will make it easy for you to get rid of this problem.
Here are 7 effective homemade solutions that are effective against head lice.
Tea Tree Oil
Tea tree oil is antiseptic that has the natural power to solve head lice problem. Not only head lice, but tea tree oil has many other benefits for hair. It treats the dandruff and improves hair growth in effective manner.
Using tea tree oil alone isn’t suggested, so you need to mix with other oil.
Neem Water Rinse
Neem is also very powerful against head lice. You need to rinse your hair with neem water and then head lice will go away.
Salt and Vinegar
Salt and vinegar both are acidic in nature which will kill head lice easily.
Mayonnaise could be another rescue for you against head lice. We have also written 4 other treatments of mayonnaise for hair.
Orange juice can also be the option to treat head lice.
Alcohol is used to kill lice quite effectively.
Garlic is anti-fungal that suffocates the lice and kill them
These remedies are tried and tested. They are effective in killing the lice and give you lice free scalp. If you too have any solution for the lice, do share it with us in comments. We look forward to your opinions and solutions..