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Can you get rid of head lice without prescription medicated shampoos?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
3 doctors agree

In brief: Maybe

Some swear to effectiveness of a pickling vinegar used as a wash/rinse daily for a week.
The acidic material loosens the nits, which should be removed by a nit comb.I suppose you could try, and go to an alternative treatment, if you were not happy with the results.

In brief: Maybe

Some swear to effectiveness of a pickling vinegar used as a wash/rinse daily for a week.
The acidic material loosens the nits, which should be removed by a nit comb.I suppose you could try, and go to an alternative treatment, if you were not happy with the results.
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Dr. Bryan Levey
Pediatrics

In brief: Yes

Head shaving works 100% of the time.

In brief: Yes

Head shaving works 100% of the time.
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