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How can we get lice nits out of medium length hair. Lice treatment stuff doesn't work.?

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Dr. Swati Avashia
Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: See link

This is a really good link: http://www.
Askdrsears.Com/topics/childhood-illnesses/lice. Also see your doctor. If the nits are more than 1/4 inch away from the scalp they are probably dead and just need to be combed out.

In brief: See link

This is a really good link: http://www.
Askdrsears.Com/topics/childhood-illnesses/lice. Also see your doctor. If the nits are more than 1/4 inch away from the scalp they are probably dead and just need to be combed out.
Dr. Swati Avashia
Dr. Swati Avashia
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Pickling vinegar

Soaking/rinsing the hair repeatedly with a stout vinegar solution can weaken the attachment the nit has to hair.They can then be combed out with less effort using a fine nit comb.
It is important to get every nit.It may take several sessions over a week to get them all.

In brief: Pickling vinegar

Soaking/rinsing the hair repeatedly with a stout vinegar solution can weaken the attachment the nit has to hair.They can then be combed out with less effort using a fine nit comb.
It is important to get every nit.It may take several sessions over a week to get them all.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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