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Hi Kelly. Of course you will be able to avoid circumcision. Most 4 year olds have tight foreskins because they have never pulled them back. Remember to use the cream as directed but he will also have to gently stretch his foreskin back every day. It's usually a good idea to do this in the bath as the water softens the skin and makes it easier. Supervise initially but always let him do it and it can then be part of his normal bathing regime. Thanks for watching...I couldn't recall the episode that you watched!! Take care. Hope this helps

Hi hun sorry for all you're troubles. My kids have had them and this is what I've done first tea tree oil all over the head with some olive oil mixed in the a plastic bag or cap and either leave it on all night or for 4 hours depending on you're sensitivity to the tea tree oil. Then I rinse this out with dandruff shampoo that has salicylic acid then apply original listerine (amber colored one it has the highest alcohol content). Leave on for at least 2 hours with a bag or plastic cap. Then after 2 hours rinse out with dandruff shampoo. Then apply vinegar comb entire head with lice comb the vinegar removes nit or eggs very well. After this I apply a little more vinegar cover head with plastic cap leave on for 3 hours. Then rinse out with dandruff shampoo and apply a coconut conditioner that smells highly of coconut. After you've rinsed all of this off dry you're hair with a hair dryer with a diffuser on the end. Then because my daughter had long hair I would use a straightening iron and run it thru each section of hair. Now I would either wash all bedding in very hot water or if it's delicate and not possible i would close you're door and stay out of you're room or house if possible for 48 hours to be sure. Oh yeah all combs and hair tee's in the freezer for at least 2 days. Now how to prevent reinfestation use a dandruff shampoo daily or tea tree oil shampoo daily they hate the smell of both then i would continue to use coconut conditioner they hate the smell of that. Also it sounds like maybe you keep getting from friends or classmates either inform them to do the same treatment or keep you're hair up in a pony tail or bun would be even better and hair spray all over entire hair lice hate hair spray as well. Hope this helps. And don't feel bad you're not dirty because you get lice lice like clean hair more than dirty hair. Also I forgot to say to be on the safe side I would repeat the above process after 10 days.

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