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How Rapidly Can You Get Head Lice?

05 August

How rapidly can you get head lice? Parents often wonder how long it takes for head lice to spread. First of all head lice do not spread rapidly. Because it takes 1-3 months for a head lice colony to build up on your scalp and become a healthy head lice infestation. First a pregnant adult […]

Can Head Lice Live on Pillows and Sheets?

19 June
Can Head Lice live on pillows and sheets?

Can Head Lice Live on Pillows and Sheets? First of all head lice need to feed every 2-4 hours, and more frequently when they are nymphs. Furthermore the only food head lice can survive on is human blood. And human blood from a human scalp. Scalp skin is different from skin on other parts of […]

Incubation Period Head Lice. Are You Prepared for Lice?

15 May

Incubation Period Head Lice. First of all Head Lice Stigma creates a lot of panic in parents. As a result Head Lice are a poorly misunderstood human parasites. In contrast to humans, other primates have their own parasites that are similar to, but genetically different from, human head lice. Baboons engage in something called social […]

Lice vs Dandruff. Do you have the facts? Call NitWits Today!

07 May

Lice vs Dandruff. Top 3 lice myths. Lice Myth #1 Lice only like clean hair. In fact we see kids with lice with clean hair, dirty hair, hair that gets washed once a day and hair that gets washed once a month! First of all Head lice are happy in any and all heads. Also […]

NitWits Belmont. Your Peace of Mind is Worth it!

22 January
NitWits Belmont

NitWits Belmont. Experiencing a lice crisis in your family is one of the most stressful moments in your life as a parent. First of all you realize that you know very little about head lice. Furthermore your school nurse thinks you know exactly how to get rid of lice. And you are on a deadline […]

Great Molasses Flood 1919 Boston: 100th Anniversary

16 January
Great Molasses Flood Boston 1919: 100th Anniversary

Great Molasses Flood 1919 Boston: 100th Anniversary. What the heck does the Great Molasses Flood of 1919 have to do with Head Lice Treatment you may ask?Inspired by the physics of the molasses flood at NitWits we apply the same theory to lice treatment. That’s right folks, a flood of conditioner applied to your scalp […]

Home Remedy Kills Head Lice. Sleep well tonight!

11 December
Lice Peace of Mind Today!

Home Remedy Kills Head Lice. First of all treating head lice should be simple and stress-free. Secondly, you want to know that what you are putting on your child’s head is not harmful. In addition we humans have been treating head lice for thousands of years. What parents don’t know is that head lice are […]

Happy Holidays Head Lice Update. Holiday Peace of Mind!

03 December

Happy Holidays Head Lice Update. Can you get head lice in December? Really? Yes, folks it’s true you can get lice in December… and January and February. In fact head lice are present all year around. Furthermore parents are horrified to discover that their kids have head lice while visiting the family in New York […]

Top 3 Lice Treatment Myths Busted Boston 2018

11 November
Mom Biting Laptop

Top 3 Lice Treatment Myths Busted Boston 2018. Here are the top 3 ways that parents are tripped up when treating lice. • Lice Treatment Myth #1 Lice Shampoo kills all the lice and eggs. • Lice Treatment Myth #2 You don’t need to wet comb when treating lice. • Lice Treatment Myth #3 You […]

Top 3 Non-Toxic Lice Treatment Options in Boston in 2018

30 October

Top 3 Non-Toxic Lice Treatment Options. 1.  Combing with a good metal Nit-Comb is the foundation to all successful lice treatment. 2. Combing with a good head lice conditioner product makes lice treatment more effective 3. Monthly preventative combing can keep new cases at bay and prevent severe infestations. Top 3 Non-Toxic Lice Treatment Options. […]