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How to Remove Gum From Hair

As a professional hairstylist, I am called upon to solve a wide variety of interesting hair-related problems. Removing gum, candy and other sticky substances from hair is all part of the job, so I've tried and tested every method and home remedy under the sun. After years of trial and error, here is what I believe to be the quickest and easiest way to remove gum from the hair. The first step is to remove as much of the gum as possible before attempting to put any substances into the hair. This can be done by hardening the gum with an ice cube. After a minute or two, the gum will usually be hard enough to pick apart with your fingernails. Avoid using heat to soften the gum, as this will just make the job more messy. After you have removed as much gum as possible by hand, it's time to apply an oil to the hair. Any type of oil will work, such as olive oil, vegetable oil, or baby oil. Allow the oil to soak into the gum and hair for a few minutes, then try to work the gum out of

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