How to safely remove a tick. Soak a cotton ball in liquid soap and swab it over tick several times. Next hold the soapy cotton ball lightly touching the tick for 15 seconds or so and the tick will dislodge and be on the soapy cotton ball.
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Tick Removal: Apply a glob of liquid soap to a cotton ball. Cover the tick with the soap-soaked cotton ball and lightly swab it for seconds; the tick will come out on its own and be stuck to the cotton ball when you lift it away. Crush or burn the tick.