3 Ways to Use Coconut Oil for Lice

I’m infected by head lice and tried lots of shampoos and chemical products to treat remove head lice. This method eliminates head lice, but unfortunately, it results in lots of side effects too. Suddenly, my hair started to fall more and as well as got dandruff problems. Still, I have head lice. When I’m looking for other safe ways to get rid of lice, I heard that coconut oil for lice.

But, I don’t know how to use coconut oil for head lice? Can I directly use it for the head? Can coconut oil really work for my problem with lice? You are the one have experienced this same problem in your life, then keep on read this article to make yourself as an expert in this.

5 ways to use coconut oil for lice:

First of all, you know what’s special about the coconut oil and how it treats head lice? It’s okay, I’ll explain you. Coconut oil is full of fatty acids which have antibacterial property to fight against lice. Because of fatty acid, coconut is used in almost every health products and also in beauty related products.

When you apply coconut oil to the hair, head lice lost its grip, so you can remove it from the hair. Below, I give you the 5 different ways to use coconut oil for lice, which is one of the natural remedies for lice.

Way #1: Coconut oil with garlic

Strong aroma and antiseptic property of garlic help to kill head lice and coconut oil assists to remove dead or alive adult lice.

Direction to do:

  • Take 10 pieces of garlic and make it like a paste
  • Add this paste in a small cup of coconut oil
  • Apply on your scalp and hair and leave it for an hour
  • Then comb the hair to remove lice
  • Wash your hair using your regular shampoo
  • Repeat this method twice a week to get better result

Way #2: Coconut oil with apple cider vinegar

Coconut oil with apple cider vinegarLice eggs tightly stick on the hair and produce numbers of active head lice, so at first, you need to remove those nits. In order to do this, apple cider vinegar helps with you to remove glue in nits.

Direction to do:

  • Coat your hair with apple cider vinegar
  • Leave it to dry
  • Apply coconut oil on the hair
  • Make a shower cap on your head and leave it for 2 to 3 hours
  • Comb your hair completely to remove head lice
  • After that, wash the hair with mild shampoo

Way #3:  Coconut oil with lemon

Lemon is another ingredient to treat head lice. The citric acid in lemon helps to kill lice.

Direction to do:

  • Prepare garlic and lemon juice
  • Mix garlic and lemon juice, green tea and coconut oil
  • Coat your hair thoroughly with this mixer
  • Leave it for an hour
  • Comb the hair well
  • Then wash your hair with shampoo or conditioner

Among 3 ways, choose any of the ways and repeat for twice a week to obtain a better result.

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