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Oy Vey Lice! A Plague of Lice?

18 April
Oy Vey Lice!

Oy Vey Lice! Feeling plagued by head lice in your home? Wondering if you have the same plague of lice you talk about during Passover? Fear not, first of all the Plague of Lice in the haggadah is more closely associated with a plague of locusts.  In fact A plague of locusts can be a […]

Best Lice Treatment Options for Parents (updated for Winter of 2019)

13 February
Best Lice Treatment Options for Parents

Best Lice Treatment Options for Parents. Best Lice Treatment Options for Parents. You wouldn’t put just any chemicals on your child’s head without getting assurance that they are effective and safe, right? I imagine you’d probably even get recommendations from other parents who’ve dealt with head lice before. Best Lice Treatment Options for Parents. That’s […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Head Lice Look Like Dandruff? Top 3 Lice Myths

12 October

Head lice look like 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 […]

Cure Head Lice. Become Lice-Free With NitWits

08 October

Cure head lice. 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 lice that are resistant to the pyrethrin and pyrethroid pesticides in OTC head […]

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 […]