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What on earth do Nits Look Like. 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. Also nits are always the same size and shape and are always laid within 1/8th of an inch from the scalp. So 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. Why? Because lice lay their nits very close to the scalp and then the hair shafts grew out carrying the nits with it!
What the heck do Nits Look Like? What’s the difference between nits and dandruff? The way to tell the difference between nits and dandruff is, blow on it, or flick it. Also if it is dandruff it will move or blow away, a nit will not move. In addition try to slide the object in questions off the hair shaft. Finally if it is difficult to slide and you must use your fingernails, it is a nit.
What do Nits Look Like? 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. You will find Head Lice 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? Furthermore 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.