LICE is a common problem, particularly if your child goes to nursery or has started school.
Although there are dozens of natural remedies that parents swear by, such as applying vodka, one mum has urged to steer clear of these and instead use a different solution.
Responding to someone who claimed their parents had poured the boozy spirit all over the locks, Ann advised to give the cheap remedy a miss.
”Don’t do that cause it won’t work,” she said in a video.
Like most parents, Ann also knows a thing or two about an itching scalp or creepy creatures crawling all over a kid’s head.
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”One of my daughters kept getting lice constantly. Couldn’t get rid of them.”
And for her, it was a continuous battle – the second she thought the parasites had been banished, they’re return not long after.
But then, the savvy mum came up with a solution – one she claimed would get rid of the insects for good.
”There’s something called Hedrin – it’s a silicone.
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”It works because it suffocates the little buggers,” Ann explained before revealing how to use it.
”You drench the hair in it, you use a nit comb […]; the nits can’t become immune to it.
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”Because it makes the hair slippery, you can nit comb your child’s hair without them trying to bite you.”
Ann went on to praise the product: ”It’s brilliant stuff and I cannot recommend it highly enough.”
TikTok users then flocked to share their own remedies, many of which can be found in your kitchen.
One person revealed: ”I have trauma from mayo because we couldn’t afford lice shampoo my head was eaten alive for years to the point where I didn’t feel anything anymore.”
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A second shared: ”My mom always used garlic and olive oil, worked every time.”
”My parents used vinegar and I couldn’t breath,” someone else penned.The mum swears by this head lice treatment[/caption]