Head lice look like what? Yes folks there are plenty of lice and nits around the Boston area this spring. First of all do you know what they look like? Nits look like little sesame seeds. Furthermore nits are always the same size and shape and also are always laid within 1/8th of an inch from the scalp. Therefore if you see nits on your child’s hair that are several inches away from the scalp you know your child has had head lice for a couple of months at least. Because the nits were laid very close to the scalp and then the hair shafts grew out carrying the nits with it!
Head lice look like what? First of all what’s the difference between nits and dandruff? Furthermore the way to tell the difference between nits and dandruff is, blow on it, or flick it. In addition if it is dandruff will move or blow away, a nit will not move. Finally try to slide the object in questions off the hair shaft. If it is difficult to slide and you must use your fingernails, it is a nit.
Head lice look like what? The best Lice Comb on the Market to use is the OMG Nit-Free Terminator Comb. Because the OMG Nit-Free Terminator Comb has specially designed teeth. Due to the laser cut grooves in the teeth the comb can strip the lice eggs or nits off the hair shaft, and pull the lice out of the hair. In conclusion if you don’t have an OMG Comb, you can stop by the NitWits office in Belmont today and pick one up.
Head lice look like what? What? No vacuuming or laundry for Head Lice? Yes, you heard us correctly the first time. You do not need to vacuum carpets or couches and you do not need to launder every item in your house. Head Lice can be found on the human scalp, not in your house. So spend your valuable time combing your child’s hair to remove lice and nits. How do I know what is the best head lice removal treatment? Lice are resistant to shampoos with pesticides in them, so you need the get all of the eggs and bugs out of your kids hair using a good metal nit comb like the OMG Nit-Free Terminator Comb.