What the best product to get knots out of Barbie hair

What is the best product to get knots out of Barbie hair or knots out of your American Dolls Hair?  If your doll is loved at all they end up getting knots in the their hair.  The girls decided that it would be fun to do a science activity and see which products work the best.  20120914-181048.jpgNo, we didn’t write down our finding or come up with a question to begin with, we just had fun trying out different things, getting messy and seeing which things works the best.  Sometimes I feel just letting kids have fun is the best way to learn.

best product to get knots out of Barbie hair

We took it easy today and started by taking a ez-roller ride to the marina. We read a little more about Jim Henson and did a video.  When we got home we watched a movie on England – How to travel with children to England.

Here are some facts that were in the movie:


Then the girls went outside and did a science activity to see what product worked best to comb Barbie hair and get the knots out. The girls used the following products:

  • Water
  • Conditioner
  • Olive oil
  • Soap
  • Kids shampoo
  • Detangler spray
  • Fabric softener
  • Turtle wax

The one that worked the best was soap and water and kids shampoo and water.

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About Chrissie

Follow our crazy journey across America as we visit roadside oddities, historical land marks and beautiful landscapes. I have ton of ideas and review educational products that will help you get the most on your home school adventure. We are an Unschool family that believes the world is our classroom and is teaching our children to self direct their education to a better future.