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how to get reed of dead head lice eggs?

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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Various methods: Many find soaking the hair with a stout vinegar will loosen the eggs from the hair.A nit comb (fine tooth) can then remove them a bit easier. Several treatments may be needed.
Answered on Oct 2, 2016

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