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Lice Comb Confusion. Which one works best?

18 August

Lice Comb.  If my daughter swims in a chlorine pool every day does that protect her from catching head lice? Actually no, chlorine pools do not serve as a head lice treatment or preventative because Head Lice are waterproof and their eggs are also waterproof.  Consequently the best head lice removal treatment involves mechanical removal of […]

Big Comfy Lice? Not it my house! Call NitWits Stat!!

15 August

Big Comfy Lice. Are head lice getting just a little too comfy living in your child’s hair? How do you even know if your child has head lice if you can’t see anything in her or his hair? What if a hair falls off the scalp and the nit hatches on the floor? Big Comfy […]

Itchy Scalp Driving You Nuts? Get Peace of Mind Now!

10 August

Does an itchy scalp mean you have head lice? Not necessarily. In fact most people with lice do not have any itching symptoms. This is simply another urban myth that adds to the confusion about head lice. Head lice is often misdiagnosed and even over-diagnosed! Because most people, whether they are medically trained or not, […]

Nit Hair Treatment at Your Fingertips. NitWits Today!

04 August

Nit Hair Treatment. Head Lice no longer respond to available chemical and pesticide lice treatments. Furthermore Head lice have become resistant to pesticide lice treatments. This has created a lot of recent media hype surrounding the term “Super Lice”.  Super lice are simply lice that have adapted to the latest chemicals we have been using to […]

Lice Summer Camp. NitWits to the Rescue Today!

22 July

Lice Summer Camp. Lice lay tiny eggs in the scalps of children. The tiny eggs are called nits and they take take 7 days to hatch and then go through 3 molts before they are old enough to lay more nits. If your child has lice nits in their hair, you need to comb the nits […]

Home Nit Treatment NitWits Boston’s Premier Lice Service

07 July

Home Nit Treatment. Your child will be exposed to head lice many times between the ages of 2-15 at summer camp this year.  Your child can also contract head lice at a family reunion, playdate or sleepover, in addition to summer camp. Do not get freaked out about head lice and head lice are totally harmless. Home […]

Professional Lice Removal Service Boston

06 July

Professional Lice Removal Service Boston. Lice are still very very unpopular in the United States. Head lice are confused with body lice and pubic lice, that’s why head lice have such a strong stigma. In fact head lice stigma should be removed because head lice are harmless and almost all children are exposed to them […]

Lice Treatment Kill Nits? Get Lice-Free Today!

23 June

Does lice treatment kill nits? In fact the OTC and Rx lice treatments do not kill nits. First of all parents are led to believe that all it takes to treat lice are a couple of pesticide applications.  Consequently, a month later the school nurse tells parents that their child has lice again. However, in […]

Pre-Camp Lice Check Nit Removal Service

18 June

Pre-Camp Lice Check Boston. Want to know if your child is lice-free before heading off to summer camp?  Come on down to NitWits Boston’s #1 Lice Professionals. Here today, gone tomorrow. Pre-Camp Lice Check. First of all what is the best way to check for head lice? The Preventative OMG Lice Treatment, developed exclusively here in the […]

Head lice looking stuff in your hair? Nitwits 1st Best Lice Service

30 May

Head lice looking stuff in my child’s hair. First of all most people are unlikely to ever see a head louse. What with their highly developed camouflage abilities and their speed through hair. Furthermore Head Lice are extremely difficult to see.  Lice have spent centuries developing powerful and clever camouflage to be able to evade visual […]