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Tick Removal Read this, it could save you from some major problems. This is great because it works in those places where it is sometimes difficult to come up with tweezers. Apply a dollop of liquid soap to a cotton ball. Cover the tick with the soap-soaked cotton ball and dab it a few seconds (15-20), the tick will spontaneously detach themselves and stick to the cotton when you take away the prop. This technique has worked every time. Pass this on to anyone who needs this handy tip.
How to Remove a Tick Safely and Quickly Soak a cotton ball in some liquid soap. Swab the tick with the soapy cotton ball several times and then hold it lightly on top of the tick so that it is touching. Within 15 seconds or so, the tick will dislodge itself and come away from the skin stuck to the cotton ball.