Got Head Lices? 25 Amazing Home Remedies To Kill Them Fast!!

Lice cause itching, and that can be embarrassing, but with these best natural remedies, it becomes easier and cheap to say good bye to them almost instantly.

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Natural Home Remedies:

1. Mint Mouthwash


a) Apply mint mouthwash on the hair.

b) Put on your shower cap and keep it for 3 to 4 hours.

c) Remove the cap and threw it away.

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d) Then apply hot vinegar to your hair and put another shower cap.

e) Keep it for 1 hour and rinse your hair with shampoo.

2. Young Living Essential Oils

Method 1:

a) 10 drops of Tea tree oil
b) 10 drops of lavender
c) Add it to 8 oz spray of water

Shake it well before applying on the hair.

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Method 2:

a) Take five drops each of tea tree oil, rosemary oil, and eucalyptus oil.

b) Mix it with one teaspoon Epsom salt, distilled water, and 2oz glass spray bottle.

c) Add it to the bottle and swirl to mix.

d) Fill the remaining area of the bottle with water and shake it well.

e) Spray it on the head.

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a) Mix 10 drops each of lemon oil and aniseed oil, 20 drops each of tea tree and eucalyptus essential oil.

b) Apply this mixture on your hair and leave it for about 1 hour.

c) Rinse your hair afterward.

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Method 4:

a) Mix 10 to 15 drops of rosemary oil with tea-tree oil and add ten drops of lemon in it.

b) Rub this mixture into your scalp and rinse it off after 1 hour.

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Method 5:

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3. Butter + Lemon juice


a) Mix 1 tablespoon butter with three tablespoons of lemon juice.

b) Apply it to the hair and leave it for 15 minutes.

c) Rinse your hair

Note: No need to use the comb.

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4. Lemon + Coconut Oil


a) Mix coconut oil and lemon in equal amounts.

b) Apply it softly on your hair for at least 2 to 3 hours.

c) Rinse your head afterward.

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5. Galice Paste + Lime Juice


a) Add one tablespoon of garlic paste in 1 tablespoon of lime juice.

b) Apply it all over your scalp.

c) Leave it for half an hour and then wash your hair.

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6. Almond + Lime Juice


a) Take about 8 to 10 almonds with 2 to 3 tablespoons of lime juice.

b) Crush them to form a paste.

c) Apply it on your scalp for about half an hour.

d) Wash your head afterward.

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7. Non-Toxic Head Lice Prevention Spray

Method 1:

a) 5 oz Water
b) 20 drops each of Lavender, Tea Tree Oil, and Rosemary
c) 1/2 oz witch hazel or vodka

Note: Add a few drops Geranium and Cedarwood essential oils.

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Method 2:

a) Tea Tree Oil (70 drops)
b) Lavender Oil (10-20 drops)
c) Peppermint Oil ( 20-30 drops)
d) 16 oz. Spray Bottle
e) Distilled Water

Repeat this a few times a week.

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8. Apple Cider Vinegar + Coconut Oil


a) Wash your hair with apple cider vinegar.

b) Leave it for some time until it dries.

c) When dried, pour some coconut oil onto your hair.

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d) Rub it and cover your hair with a shower cap or hair wrap.

e) Leave it on for 24 hours.

f) Afterward, comb your hair and then shampoo as normal.

9. Baby Oil + White Vinegar


a) Apply oil onto the hair and then comb it slowly to eliminate lice.

b) Shampoo your hair with warm water.

c) Before sleeping, apply vinegar (white or apple) to your hair.

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d) Cover it with shower cap or towel.

e) Leave it overnight.

f) Wash your hair in the morning with shampoo.

10. Onion

You will need:

a) 6 onions


a) Prepare onion paste using a blender.

b) Extract its juice and apply on your scalp.

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c) Gently massage it and after that cover your hair with towel or shower cap.

d) Leave it for about 2 hours and then shampoo afterward.

11. Baking Soda

You Will Need

a) 1 part baking soda
b) Nit comb
c) 3 parts conditioner
d) Paper towel

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a) Mix baking soda and conditioner and apply this all over the hair as well as scalp.

b) Now, comb slowly by giving your hair.

c) Clean the comb with a paper towel after each session.

d) After brushing all the hair, wash it with shampoo.

12. Coconut oil + Camphor


a) Take few drops of coconut oil and add some crushed camphor to it.

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b) Mix it well and apply to the roots of the hair.

c) Stay it overnight and rinse it off the next morning.

13. Fenugreek seeds


a) Take some fresh water and soak a handful of fenugreek seeds overnight.

b) Grind it to make a fine paste and apply it directly to your scalp.

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c) Leave it for half an hour.

d) Rinse it off with camphor water.

13. Custard Apple

Method 1: Custard apple seed powder

a) Dry the seeds of custard apple and crush them well to make its powder.

b) Make its paste and apply it onto hair.

c) You can also add some gram flour in it.

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Method 2:

a) Take Custard Apple (Sugar Apple), Black pepper and mustard oil and mix it well.

b) Prepare the powder from10 to 15 seeds of Custard Apple with 6 to 8 Black pepper and mix it with mustard oil.

c) Apply this mixture in the night on the hair roots.

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14. Neem

Method 1: Massage your hair using neem oil and take a bath after 20 to 30 minutes.

Method 2: Crush few neem leaves and apply its juice onto your hair scalp.

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Note: You can also add tulsi leaves in it.

Method 3: Neem Solution

a) Take a handful of neem leaves.

b) Add them in a bowl containing 1-liter water.

c) Boil for 2 minutes and leave it overnight.

d) Strain the solution the next day and use this to rinse your hair.

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15. Coke


a) Pour 2-litre bottle of coke straight onto hair

Note: Soak it from root to tip.

b) Let the hair dry without washing.

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c) Rinse the coke out of your hair after it gets dried.

d) Afterward, put on some conditioner.

e) Repeat the process, if there is any lice or nits left.

f) Wash your hair with shampoo.

16. Beet


a) Boil the Beet leaves in water and wash your head with this solution.

b) Comb your hair to eliminate all dead lice from the hairs.

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17. Alum


a) Mix 10 gm of alum powder in 1 liter of water.

b) Use it every day.

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18. Egg


a) Blend 2 egg yolks along with few drops of lemon juice and 25 ml white vinegar.

b) Whisk this solution until it turns frothy.

c) Apply it on the scalp by dividing the hair shafts.

d) Wash it off with warm water.

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19. Witch Hazel

Method 1:

a) Wash off your hair with organic witch hazel water.

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Method 2:

a) Add 30 gm witch hazel powder with 100ml water to make a thick paste.

b) Apply it on the scalp and leave it till it dries off thoroughly.

c) Rinse off your hair with a mild shampoo.

d) Comb your wet hair with a nit comb.

e) Repeat this procedure once in every two weeks.

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20. Mayonnaise

This trick will not only kills lice but will also eliminate the eggs much easier.

Method 1:

a) Rub mayonnaise freely on your scalp.

b) Cover it with a shower cap and leave it on the whole night.

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Method 2:

a) Coat your hair in mayonnaise and leave it for at least 2 hours.

b) Wash and comb your hair.

21. Vaseline

This process will suffocate and kill all the lice.


a) Apply Vaseline freely on your scalp.

b) To make this process trouble-free, just use corn flour before rinsing your hair.

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22. Listerine Mouth Wash

It will destroy all the lice and nits.

a) Rub Listerine mouth wash over your head.

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23. Vinegar + Salt


a) Add 1/4 cup vinegar to 1/2 cup salt.

b) Apply it onto your hair scalp and wash it afterward.

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24. How to Naturally Treat Head Lice with Coconut Oil

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