Tag Archives: lice bites

Lice Shampoo Frequency? Get Help This Afternoon. NitWits!

17 October

Lice Shampoo Frequency? Parents are at a loss about how to safely treat head lice at home. First of all parents find it confusing to discover that their children have lice without any itching symptoms.  Secondly parents are eager to learn how to effectively kill lice without harming their children. In addition many common myths about […]

Lice Bites On Neck. For Lice Bite Relief Call NitWits!

16 May

Lice Bites On Neck. Is itching always present when one has Head Lice? No, most people do not have any itching symptoms when they have Head Lice. Itching symptoms won’t kick in until you have had lice for at least 3 months.  First of all Head Lice do not want their host to know that they are […]

Itching Head Lice. NitWits For Your Peace of Mind!

08 May

Itching Head Lice. You woke up at 3am with an itchy feeling in your scalp. You just got a notice from the school nurse saying there is lice in your child’s classroom. Now what? First of all you do not need to run out the the 24 hour pharmacy to buy lice medicine. Why? Because […]

Lice Symptoms Explained, Peace of Mind For Parents.

11 December

Lice symptoms explained.  After 4-6 weeks of lice infestation a rash on the back of the neck can form. This rash is often mistaken for lice bites, however it is not live bites. The rash is an allergic reaction to either louse saliva, louse anticoagulant, or louse anesthetic. Parents often ask can you have nits […]

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 […]

Head Lice Bites Neck. Help My Family Has Lice!

23 October
head lice bites neck

Head lice bites neck. Parents often wonder why kids get a rash on the back of their neck that looks like lice bites. In fact the red spots on your child’s neck just under the hairline are not lice bites. Rather, the red spots are the signs of an allergic reaction to lice bites. First […]

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 […]

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 […]

Head Lice Children Summer Camp Nitwits

07 August

Head lice children. First of all head lice like children far more than adults. Because children have warmer scalps. In addition, children have more hair shafts per square centimeter than adults. Lastly children spend much more time cuddling and curling up together with each other than adults. Since head lice transmission takes place from direct […]

Lice Removal Hair Salon Welcome to a Lice-Free World!

12 June
Lice Removal Hair Salon

Lice Removal Hair Salon. NitWits has something none of our competitors have. Berit Pratt RN BSN MPH, school nurse for 13 years at Fayerweather Street School in Cambridge. As a result Berit, a Public Health Nurse, has designed NitWits to meet the highests standards of excellence for reliable, professional lice treatment. Our award-winning film will […]