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A 19-year-old female asked:

I m farida. i have head egg lice which is sticky to my hair and doesn't go since long years. please help me with simple home remedies?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Nit comb/vinegar: Some find that a strong solution of pickling or apple cider vinegar can help loosen the bond the nit (lice egg) has to hair. Rinsing the hair in this solution followed by combing with a fine comb can help. Another product may be needed to kill the lice, but this can help with the eggs.

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