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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 […]

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 Head? Get a Lice Check Today. Learn More

17 May

Itchy Head. Is your scalp bothering you? Do people always itch when they have Head Lice? No, people do not always itch when they have Head Lice. Most people do not have itching for the first 3 months once they’ve contracted Head Lice. This makes sense from the Head Louse’s point of view. Head Lice do […]

Lice Removal Home Remedies. Sleep Well Tonight!

07 November

Lice Removal Home Remedies. Can I treat my child’s head lice at home? I don’t want to use the OTC lice shampoo that contains pesticides? Yes, you can treat your child at home. It turns out that the OTC lice treatments are no longer effective in eliminating head lice in the USA. Lice Removal Home Remedies. […]

Lice Combing Nit-Free. Lice Treatment Boston.

03 June

Lice Combing Nit-Free. Yes folks, it can be done. Head lice can be treated and it is manageable. Stop doing laundry, stop vacuuming, relax, pour yourself a glass of wine. White Glove service is available at Boston’s Premier Lice Treatment Service. Lice Treatment Boston at NitWits has been voted Best of Boston 12 years running. […]

Head Lice Itching. Peace of Mind Lice Checks

10 May

Head Lice Itching. Do people always itch when they have Head Lice? No, people do not always itch when they have Head Lice. Most people do not have itching for the first 3 months once they’ve contracted Head Lice. This makes sense from the Head Lice’s point of view. The Head Lice do not want […]

Head Lice Jump How to Stop Head Lice Now

06 May

Head Lice Jump. Should parents worry about head lice jumping from one child to the next? What about bike helmets or baseball helmets, can they spread head lice? Parents can relax when their child shares hats, helmets or costumes without concern about head lice spreading. Why? Because head lice are not transmitted by hats, helmets or costumes. […]

Head Lice Mayonnaise Treatment? Does it work?

03 May

Head Lice Mayonnaise Treatment. Although mayonnaise can be effective in suffocating head lice and nits, a recent tragic case in Springfield MA illustrates that using mayonnaise on very young children can be dangerous, even fatal. It was not the mayonnaise that killed the toddler in this case, but the careless use of a plastic shopping bag […]

Human Head Lice Top 3 Urban Myths about Lice

29 April

Human Head Lice. Lice Myth #1:The Lice Treatments you buy at CVS work. FACT:  head lice are resistant to the most commonly used pesticide lice shampoos. So what are parents to do? Treating head lice successfully without pesticides is not rocket science. Head lice are a successful obligate human parasite. Head lice are exclusive to […]

Head Lice Embarrassing. Jenifer Garner Lice

12 April
Head Lice Embarrassing

Head Lice Embarrassing. Jennifer Garner had head lice the first time she ever met George Clooney, she revealed on the Jimmy Fallon’s Late Night talk show. She said that she knew George Clooney could smell the lice treatment product in her hair, but that he was a consummate gentleman and simply ignored her “non-traditional fragrance”. […]