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How Long Can Head Lice Live on a Couch?

20 January
How Long Can Head Lice Live on a Couch?

How Long Can Head Lice Live on a Couch? First of all Head Lice will start to die once they get off a human scalp. Although head lice can theoretically live on a couch for up to 24 hours, if lice can’t get a blood meal every 3-4 hours they will starve, dry out and […]

Does Hair Dye Kill Lice? Educate yourself at NitWits!

13 March

does hair dye kill lice?  All that parents can find on the internet is lots of conflicting information about whether or not coloring your hair can prevent, or even kill, head lice.  Let’s remember here that head lice are pretty feisty and resilient critters. We have thrown a lot of chemicals at them over thousands […]