Kids Playing Baseball & Sharing Helmets? Try This Trick to Repel Lice! by Belinda Lichty Clarke

4 years ago
Kids Playing Baseball & Sharing Helmets? Try This Trick to Repel Lice!

The jury may still be out on whether tea tree oil is the secret to preventing and killing lice, but many experts – and parents – don't need further convincing. 

Either way, tea tree oil-based shampoos are beneficial in many ways (shiny, great smelling hair) and if they work to repel lice, that's a huge bonus. Especially for parents whose boys or girls play baseball or softball, and likely share helmets, it's worth switching shampoos this summer for extra protection against lice. Here's one I like!

So Cozy Boo! Shampoo
So Cozy Boo! Shampoo $14.50
With tea-tree oil to ward off lice, plus rosemary extract, keratin, peppermint oil, lavender flower extract and aloe leaf extract.

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