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#1 of 4 Old 02-22-2011, 08:19 PM - Thread Starter
 
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I've read past threads about treating lice naturally but what can I do about lice in the eyelashes? They seem to be stuck to the base of the lashes and embedded in the eyelid.  I can't just comb them out with  a nit comb or eyelash brush.  I've tried vaseline  but it didn't work probably because I don't want to get in the children's eyes.   My two year old son and 3 month old daughter with lots of hair have it the worst.  greensad.gif  Does anyone have any experience with this??? I'm at lost at what to try next.


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For lice in eyelashes, apply Vaseline to the eyelashes twice a day for a week to kill them.

 

http://www.keepkidshealthy.com/welcome/treatmentguides/lice.html


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I see that you're in Texas.  There's a little company in Texas that does lice removal without chemicals or pesticides.  I have a good friend who lives there and she ended up needing their services a few months ago.  She was very impressed!  Here's the link if you're interested...

 

http://www.fairylicemothers.com/

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Luckily its no longer a problem but thank you for the reply.  


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