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Happy Robbie Burns Night 2019. Lice and Love

25 January
Happy Robbie Burns Night 2019

Happy Robbie Burns Night 2019. The famous Scottish poet Robert Burns ponders a head louse in the hair of an attractive well-to-do young woman in church. This remind us that head lice have been with us for centuries. In fact some people call nitpicking the second oldest profession! Furthermore Burns elaborates on how he wishes […]

Live Lice Eggs. What’s a Mom to Do? NitWits to the Rescue!

13 November
live lice eggs

Live lice eggs. Parents find themselves head scratching wondering if the specks they see in their child’s hair are actually lice. In addition parents also wonder if the lice eggs they see are live lice eggs or dead lice eggs. Parents ask us at NitWits every day what do nits look like?  First of all […]

Head Lice Bites Neck. Help My Family Has Lice!

23 October
head lice bites neck

Head lice bites neck. Parents often wonder why kids get a rash on the back of their neck that looks like lice bites. In fact the red spots on your child’s neck just under the hairline are not lice bites. Rather, the red spots are the signs of an allergic reaction to lice bites. First […]

Head Lice 101 Top 3 Lice Myths Busted By NitWits

14 October

Head Lice 101. Top 3 Lice Myths. 1. Lice Jump 2. Lice Like Clean Hair 3. You can get Lice from a Couch.  Actually none of these lice myths are true. 1. Do Lice Jump? No lice do not have hind legs and therefore cannot jump. 2. Do lice like clean hair? Actually lice don’t […]

Lice Technicians Ready. Boston’s Best #1 Lice Professionals

13 September

Lice Technicians Ready and at your service. Yes folks since 2004, NitWits has been Boston’s Go To Lice Professionals. Admired for our high level of professionalism and rigor, parents in the know come to NitWits for their head lice needs. Lice Technicians Ready. Yes folks yet another urban myth about head lice. In fact we […]

Back School Head Lice Checks. Ahh…Peace of Mind for Mom!

12 September

Back School Head Lice Checks. Moms can’t sleep at night when they think there might be a lice epidemic in the house. Furthermore powerful head lice stigma falls squarely on the shoulders of Moms. Head Lice stigma implies that you are not a good Mom. In addition Head Lice stigma suggests that you do not […]

Home Remedies Head Lice. Sleep Like a Baby Tonight!

05 September

Home Remedies Head Lice. Spiracles is the name of the breathing tubes that lice breath through. The breathing tubes exchange the gases oxygen and carbon dioxide. These spiracles can be found in the outer shell of a louse. Furthermore you can make it more difficult for lice to breathe by clogging their breathing tubes. OMG Conditioner Solution is […]

Live Lice Look Like Bugs. Learn More at NitWits Today!

24 August

Live Lice Look Like. Yes folks there are plenty of live lice and nits around the Boston area this summer. Also do you know what they look like? First of all nits look like little sesame seeds. In addition nits are always the same size and shape and are always laid within 1/8th of an […]

Head Bugs or Bed Bugs. Which do you Have?

17 August

Head Bugs or Bed Bugs that is the question. Many parents spend tremendous effort and time on trying to sanitize their homes. However, all of the vacuuming and laundering would only be necessary if you had Bed Bugs in your house. If your child has head lice it is a totally different story! You can […]

Signs Lice is in Your Hair. Call the Pros – NitWits!

16 August

Top 3 signs lice is in your hair. 1. Itching? 2. Visible bugs? 3. Visible eggs? Actually none of the above. There are no symptoms when you have an early case of head lice. And the lice like it that way. Most noteworthy, lice can’t afford to be detected when they are setting up a […]