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Lice Nits Eggs Super Lice Now in 48 of 50 States

04 May

Lice Nits Eggs Super Lice are more prevalent than first thought. In a study published in the Journal of Medical Entomology pesticide resistant head lice have been found to be much more widespread  in the US than previously thought. Super Lice are defined as lice that have developed resistance to the pyrethrin and pyrethroid pesticides […]

Itchy Scalp Help! For Peace of Mind Call NitWits!!

27 February
Itchy Scalp

Itchy Scalp Help got you scratching your head? Boston Moms Have Trusted NitWits for 14 years to provide TLC Lice Removal for their families! NitWits has the most solid track record from thousands of families. What are families telling us every day? “Your service was so calming and informative. Thank you, I will be telling […]

Louse Hair Means a Bad Hair Day! Call NitWits for Peace of Mind.

02 November

Louse hair worries? Yes folks when you find what you think are nit eggs in your child’s hair at 3:00AM it can truly be a shock. All of a sudden you start to wonder how does lice spread? Does this mean we have a lice infestation in our house? First of all you google the […]

Lice Center NitWits to the Rescue. Time to Call the Pros!

25 October

Lice Center. Yes folks you there are exceptionally good professional head lice practitioners in Massachusetts including Boston, Cambridge, Belmont, Arlington, Brookline, Newton and Concord. NitWits is Boston’s #1 Lice Professionals. Why would you want to use this kind of a Lice Removal Service near me?  For one thing you do not have another minute in […]

Rid Nits from Your Life. NitWits is Here For You!

16 October

Rid nits for once and for all from you family. Wondering about signs of lice in hair? Not sure if you are checking lice correctly? How exactly does a stressed out parent find lice eggs in hair? Rid nits. Did you know that Humans share their homes with hundreds of species of flies, spiders, beetles, lice and other arthropods? […]

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 Eggs Hatching Got You Scratching? Call NitWits!

04 October

Lice eggs hatching. According to recent reports, head lice are now resistant to chemical treatments in 48 out of 50 states tested, including Massachusetts. The new Super Lice are treatment-resistant leaving parents scratching their heads wondering what options they have left. With these reports comes stress for parents whose children are affected. First, the good news: there are still easy […]

Lice Transmission Head Touching. NitWits Lice Treatment

02 October

Lice Transmission Head Touching.  First of all the primary means of lice transmission is direct head to head contact. Because direct head to head contact gives lice the opportunity to travel from one warm scalp to the next warm scalp. This is especially significant because lice cannot survive once the temperature drops. For example lice […]

Baby Head Lice Bugging You? Welcome to a Lice-Free World!

27 September
Kill Lice Nits Today

Baby head lice are known as nymphs. Nymphs are delicate and fragile and share several similarities with premature human babies. For example baby head lice nymphs need to maintain a constant body temperature and frequent meals to survive, just like preemies. The ideal lice nymph body temperature mirrors that of the scalp of an elementary […]

Itchy Scalp Lice? Get Peace of Mind Now!

22 September

Itchy scalp lice. First of all the majority of people with head lice never experience any itching symptoms . Furthermore the urban myth that itching symptoms is a part of head lice is widespread. The 30 day lice life cycle means that after approximately 3 months some people do have itching symptoms when they’ve contracted head lice. From the […]