How to remove pitch from hair

How to remove pitch from hair

Having a rest in bath from pine felling, it is possible not only to strengthen health and to improve mood, but also to receive unpleasant surprise – pitch drop in hair. How to cope with this trouble?

It is required to you

  • - vegetable oil;
  • - shampoo;
  • - soda;
  • - ice;
  • - alcohol, turpentine;
  • - solvent.


  1. If pitch has got on the tips of hair and it does not grieve you to cut a little them, then the best way of disposal of this trouble will be accurately sostrigany the damaged locks.
  2. In case the hairstyle of hair is excluded, try to comb out accurately pitch, greasing it with large number of vegetable oil. This way can help if fine hair and not really dense. It is rather simple to remove then oil from curls. Just it is necessary to wash up them several times shampoo.
  3. Dissolve baking soda in hot water and wash with the received solution hair.
  4. There is one more way of removal of pitch. Freeze it, laying over small pieces of ice from all directions. Then, accurately crumbling it, gradually disentangle from hair. After that well wash up the head hot water with shampoo or soap.
  5. Fir-tree or pine pitch are well dissolved in pure alcohol (vodka will not approach), turpentine or in kerosene. To do to hair the minimum harm, drip a little liquid on cotton tampon and accurately dissolve it pitch, trying to get not strongly on hair. Avoid hits of these substances on skin.
  6. Try to use gasoline for dissolution of drops of pitch. At opportunity use the pure gasoline intended for filling of lighters. The ambassador of this procedure carefully wash out locks in flowing water and several times wash up them with shampoo.
  7. Use the solvent which is available at home. For example, means for removal of varnish or white spirit. Only act carefully, without spraying means on hair and skin.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team