|Mayonnaise and Other Household Items
Lice Killed in Lab: 24%
Nits Killed in Lab: 0%
Field Test Performance: Poor
Products for Home/Cars: No
Toxicity To Humans/Pets: Yes
REMARKS: Besides the fact that you could give your child SALMONELLA POISONING – using Mayonnaise for killing head lice is an Urban Myth.
It does not work.
We’ve also heard stories of people putting FLAMMABLE liquids on their children’s hair.
THIS IS POTENTIALLY DEADLY! DO NOT DO THAT!Mayonnaise is NOT recommended.