Effective home remedies for head lice include smothering the lice with almond or olive oil or treating the hair with essential oils, notes Healthline. Parents use these remedies along with a combing routine that physical... More »

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Wet-combing, essential oils and smothering agents are all common home remedies for head lice. However, there is no scientific evidence showing that any of these treatments work, according to Mayo Clinic. More »

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Remedies for head lice include over-the-counter medications, prescription medications, and home remedies such as wet combing and essential oils, according to Mayo Clinic. Care must be taken to avoid side effects. More »

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Some cases of earache respond to home remedies such as cold or warm compresses or heated olive oil drops, according to Healthline. The effectiveness of home remedies depends on the underlying cause of the condition. More »

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Remedies for head lice include over-the-counter medications, prescription medications, and home remedies such as wet combing and essential oils, according to Mayo Clinic. Care must be taken to avoid side effects. More »

www.reference.com Health Insect & Animal Bites

Wet-combing, essential oils and smothering agents are all common home remedies for head lice. However, there is no scientific evidence showing that any of these treatments work, according to Mayo Clinic. More »

www.reference.com Health Insect & Animal Bites

Home remedies for head lice and their egg include combing the hair with different types of oils, such as tea tree oil and olive oil, according to Healthline.com. The website also suggests the use of mayonnaise and Vaseli... More »