Recipe for Hair Lice
Essential oils of either anise seed, camphor, eucalyptus oil, pennyroyal oil, pine oil, or sassafras oil.
2 or 3 parts olive oil
Rub mixture well into the scalp, treating longer locks last and piling and pinning them on top of scalp. Cover head with a tight fitting covering such as a shower cap for 2 hours. Than shampoo and remove any remaining eggs with a nit comb.