15 02, 2018

Make sure you wash your new clothes!

By | February 15th, 2018|

Shopping is the great American pastime for many people. If you’re a careful shopper, you’ll try all your options before making a final decision. The bad news is, most likely, so did countless other people before you. What lies within the weaves can be transmitted from host to host. Head lice, while they can’t live [...]

14 02, 2018

Lice Expectations

By | February 14th, 2018|

When it comes to your children having lice, checking in with your pediatrician is a good idea because they may have a sense of which shampoos tend to work best in your area. They can also set you up with prescription strength shampoos. The prescription strength type of shampoos tend to have a higher price [...]

13 02, 2018

First Encounter with Head Lice

By | February 13th, 2018|

The moment that every parent dreads is during a school day. A message from your child’s school notifying you that they have lice and you need to get her from class. At first, you may think it must be a mix-up and they notified the wrong parent but it turns out to be dreaded day [...]

9 02, 2018

Eliminating Lice in Dorms

By | February 9th, 2018|

The first step in getting rid of lice is to check everyone that might be infected and everyone who has come in close direct contact with the infected students. Then, it would be highly recommended to us all-natural lice killing treatment on all those that are infected to kill the bugs and then to pick out [...]

7 02, 2018

Maybe you will not find lice in Antarctica

By | February 7th, 2018|

Lice love the human heads. They mainly are settled on the human head for the source of food, but there are other reasons as well. The human head provides the optimal temperature for head lice to live since they are not able to survive any extreme temperatures.       Because of the perfect temperature [...]

31 01, 2018

Resistant Lice

By | January 31st, 2018|

Save your time and money by avoiding the purchases of any over the counter lice treatments. Using the products that have pesticides and nasty ingredient can only do harm to your well-being. Over the counter products for treating lice are not effective since most lice have evolved to be resistant to the ingredients found within [...]

26 01, 2018

Lice Policies in Schools

By | January 26th, 2018|

Education officials in some counties are questioning some that propose to change lice policies at schools. In one school in Pennsylvania, some kids we sent home for numerous days that amounted to some students missing a month of school time. While the school thought it was doing a good job, the effects may have been [...]

25 01, 2018

Will hair dye kill my lice?

By | January 25th, 2018|

You will need a lot of patience to fully get rid of lice. There are many anecdotal treatments which can be ranged from using olive oil, alcohol, heat, or vinegar. The latest one I am interested in is hair dye. Does dye kill head lice? This question is hard to answer since lice infestations usually target [...]

22 01, 2018

Head Lice Don’t Spread That Easily

By | January 22nd, 2018|

You don’t have to worry about your pets, your stuffed animals, or your furniture. Head lice thrive on human heads, and that is it. They die after a day or two without a meal, so you have little to fear from a hat that was last worn a week ago or a stray louse that [...]

19 01, 2018

Vacations? Lice Have Never Heard of Such a Thing

By | January 19th, 2018|

The changes in the season are not going to stop lice from crawling onto your child’s hair. While some pests are influenced by their actions by the temperature surrounding, lice are immune to winter hardships that humans face. Most parents may suspect that it’s the dry winter skin that is causing all that itchiness, when [...]