Before you get out the scissors, there are some ways you can try to remove Super Glue from hair. This is a guide about removing super glue from hair.
How do you remove crazy glue from your hair?
By Denise J
Try olive oil or any vegetable oil - rub in and around the area, leave for a few minutes and then comb gently. Hope this helps.
I believe it is nail polish remover that loosens crazy glue. I don't think anything else will work, other than scissors.
Don't use super glue
I tried all the conventional methods, oils, acetone, and soap and water, but WD40 worked better than all the other things. When I massaged the WD 40 into the hair it also dissolved the glue on my fingers as well.
I've gotten micro braids in my hair and the person that braided my hair put Krazy Glue in my hair! How do I get it out without an hassle?
I would try a light oil to get between the glue and the surface of the hair it touches. Soak the area in oil for an hour, then try to shampoo out the glue - yes, I'm dreaming this up, but it might work.
You can call the Krazy Glue company toll free at: (888)435-6377
After over three decades in business I am sure they have come across this question before and will know how to help you. Good Luck!
Krazy glue needs to be dissolved in acetone, doesn't it? This is fingernail polish remover. I am pretty sure other things don't work at all. It may tell you what to use on the tube of Krazy Glue, as gluing fingers together is pretty common. Hair should be no different.
Well obviously the person that did your hair didnt know what they were doing. Krazy glue doesnt go in the hair. I think you need to go a professional and consult with them because its very likely that when you try to remove the braids whether with acetone or oil or whatever your hair may come out. My advice seek a professional beautician and never go back to her again. Good Luck!
How do you remove super glue stuck in the hair?
By Robert from Ghana, Accra
Maybe some Goo Gone would work?
I tried using goo gone before the person that did my hair used it on my scalp :( I was very angry and it hurt so bad. I haven't tried anything else yet
I have superglue in my hair is there anything i can use to get it out?
Cece from Clarkston, GA
Cece from Clarkston, GA
You could try finger nail polish remover. (10/05/2006)
If you want to get it out now hardware stores sell super glue remover, usually it is with the glues. My Home Depot has it. (10/07/2006)
Acetone is the only remedy that will work but you have to keep working it in. But it does work I was a victim, of hair glue but the acetone did work, thank God. (08/04/2007)
I tried using acetone in my little girls hair. I soaked the spot with the acetone for a few seconds and then tried working it out. To my surprise her hair broke off right at the spot above the glue. I would not recommend it! (11/09/2007)
I have super glue in my dreadlocks, help. Will the acetone destroy my hair? It's so annoying being able to feel it in there.
I understand you can't cut it out. I don't THINK acetone will hurt your hair. It is the primary ingredient in nail polish remover, and nails are similar chemically to hair. Try it on a small end without the glue on first. Good luck! (12/15/2004)
Don't worry. The glue will gradually particulate and fall out on its own. It won't damage your hair.