Tag Archives: lice infestation

Super Lice After Summer Camp? Get Head Checks for Your Kids.

28 August

Super Lice After Summer Camp?   Mutant Super Lice bothering folks in your neighborhood? August is high season for lice. Between the end of summer camp and the start of school, head lice are at their peak regarding lice infestations of school aged children. According to this published study in the Journal of Entomology  in 42 […]

What Do Head Lice Look Like?

31 July

How to Diagnose Head Lice. What Do Head Lice Look Like? To the naked eye head lice are almost impossible to see. Because the lice, and their eggs, have camouflaging abilities in their outer shells. In addition people with everyday dandruff or hair casts are often misdiagnosed as having lice. Furthermore lice eggs are very […]

Top 3 Lice Prevention Tips. Get Lice-Savvy Now!

04 September

Top 3 Lice Prevention Tips. It’s back to school time and parents are concerned about head lice exposure. Here are the Top 3 things parents can do to decrease the likelihood that their kids will get head lice this school year: Do a preventive lice check each month. Have your child wear their hair as […]

How to Cure Lice in Hair Today. Call NitWits Now!

11 April
How to Cure Lice in Hair

How to cure lice in hair. Having a bad hair day today? Lice means a super bad hair day! Parents wonder how long does lice treatment take. First of all lice can’t be cured by a 10 minute pesticide lice treatment. Because head lice are now resistant to lice pesticides.  Furthermore lice treatment that does not […]

Lice Children’s Hair. Help is just a text away at NitWits!

24 January
lice children's hair

Lice children’s hair. Louse in hair emergency alert! It is 11pm at night and you think you might have found a bug in your child’s hair. Could it be head lice? First of all Head Lice identification is the first step in learning that your family has head lice infestation. Then It comes as a […]

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 […]

Nits Lice Infestation Get Peace of Mind Today NitWits!

03 October

Nits lice infestation. Do head lice cause any kind of infections or infectious diseases? Actually no, head lice do not transmit or spread any diseases or health problems of any kind. So why do head lice have such a bad reputation? Because people confuse head lice body lice. Body lice are different from head lice, but […]

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 […]