Removing Chewing Gum From Hair

I am looking for tips on how to get gum out of hair.

By Spike01 from Canada

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July 23, 20090 found this helpful

Peanut butter-rub it into the gum real good and wash hair.

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July 25, 20090 found this helpful

Slop a glob of peanut butter on it, massage it around, and then rinse-shampoo if necessary.

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July 27, 20090 found this helpful

Yep, a third vote for peanut butter. You can also freeze the gum with ice and then just break off the hardened gum. It comes out really easily at that point. Good luck!

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July 27, 20090 found this helpful

Another vote for peanut butter. The ice is nice, but why bother? The peanut butter takes a minute, give or take, and you don't have to hold the frozen melting ice cube on the gum. LOL

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August 6, 20090 found this helpful

When I think of gum in hair the smell of peanut butter always hits me :) I guess I never learned my lesson growing up, I had the peanut butter on my head quite a few times, and it worked like a charm!

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September 9, 20090 found this helpful

Goo-gone! My daughter got gun in her hair and it pulled it out.. as well as lovely fresh fast acting window caulking. I have no idea why but she did, and I am talking clear down to her scalp. Using goo-gone was the only thing we could find that would get it out of her hair. Nothing else worked.

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