Home Remedy For Head Louse | How Do You Get Rid of Lice in Your Hair?

The head louse is a tiny and wingless blood sucking insects which live among hairs and feed small amount of blood from scalp. Head louse is very common problem of people even male and female both are faced these problem. When these louse bites, the scalp make itchy and this irritated one’s. This stretching’s result is infection. 

There are sores and scabs on one’s scalp from scratches. sometimes people feels like something crawling on their scalp. Lice can easily transferred by combs, bands and brushes into other hairs. 

These louse is very harmful for scalp as well as for the growth and texture of hair. There are several medicines or shampoo which helps us to remove these louse but they have a chance of reaction on scalp or to hair. And these items are costly enough. Sometimes this is time taking also. To overcome this situation, we can apply home remedy for head louse. By apply these home remedies, we can easily rid from head louse.

Let us read about the home remedies. Following are the home remedies for head louse.

Coconut oil and Powder of camphor

Mix together coconut oil and powder of camphor. And leave it for 15 min. Gently apply it on hair in night and leave for whole night. Wash it next day morning from shampoo. Apply once a week. It helps in removing the lice quickly. The strong fragrance of camphor can suffocate lice, ultimately kills them .


Onion has very strong fragrance and high in sulfur by which head louse easily suffocate . Apply the fluid of onion on scalp and leave for 15-20 min or whole night whichever is comfortable for you. Then rinse from shampoo. Repeat this remedy twice a week for one to two months.

Garlic  and Lemon Juice

 Make a thick paste of 8 garlic  and lemon juice . you can also add camphor in it for better result. Apply the mixture thoroughly onto the scalp. Leave it for a half an hour and wash your hair with hot water. This is the another best home remedy for head louse, because garlic and camphor, both have strong fragrant which affect the louse powerly. Repeat this remedy on weekly basis for one month .

Lemon juice and salt

 Lemon juice and salt both be used to eradicated or remove head louse.2 teaspoon salt mix with 2 teaspoon of lemon juice .Spray the solution onto hair. When it becomes dry,wash your hair. Repeat this remedy twice a week for better  result.

Azardirachta india ( Neem )

Take some leaves of azardirachta india  ( Neem ) and boil it in water. Wash your hair with this water. Neem has anti oxidant. It kills the germs as well as louse also. Whenever you will wash your hair use this neem.

Alcohol and Coconut oil

Mix equal amount of alcohol and coconut oil.Apply this mixture to your scalp. Cover your head with cap and leave it for 30 minutes. wash your hair with regular shampoo .use this home remedy two or three times a week. It also helps in better growth of your hair.

Almonds Oil

 Almonds oil used in hair growth products also. Almond oil is the most effective home remedy for head louse. Soak 10-15 almonds in vinegar overnight .Peel and grind the almonds into thick paste. Apply paste on the scalp thoroughly with cold water. Use this remedy once a week for two months.