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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At-home treatments for head lice include manual removal, essential oils and neem extract, according to Cathy Wong for About.com. It is important to note that natural remedies have not been regulated by the FDA and should... More »

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Rubbing alcohol and vinegar mixtures and other home remedies do not always kill head lice and their eggs; over-the-counter medications are preferred for treating infested persons, according to Harvard Medical School. Tho... More »

Rubbing alcohol and vinegar mixtures and other home remedies do not always kill head lice and their eggs; over-the-counter medications are preferred for treating infested persons, according to Harvard Medical School. Tho... More »

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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Natural remedies for head lice include wet combing, applying essential oils, and smothering the eggs and lice. Natural remedies have not been clinically proven to be effective, according to Mayo Clinic. More »

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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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