Lice clean hair or dirty is one of the questions we get asked most often in our NitWits offices. People think that lice like clean hair more than dirty hair. Guess what folks? We have another fabulous urban myth right here. Widely misunderstood head lice one of the most misunderstood and mysterious parasites of modern times.
Lice clean hair or dirty? We think we live in a clean, spotless, dirt-free, germ-free world in 2015. In fact, there are lots of tiny microbes that call us home, and head lice are just one of them. Most of the microbes that travel with us all the time are beneficial too us. We have not yet figured out what the benefit of head lice is, but perhaps there is one. Meanwhile, all of the clients we see at NitWits have sparkling, shiny ultra-clean hair, and all of them have healthy cases of head lice. So poof, there goes urban myth number 22. Yes folks, head lice will take whatever cleanliness level of hair they can find. Especially if it is the hair of an elementary school aged child. come to nitwits if you are fed up with head lice.