Tag Archives: scalp

Head Lice Nits Top 3 Facts for Parents Peace of Mind

01 October

Head Lice Nits. Parents can be confused when it come to head lice. First of all they want to know the difference between head lice and hair nits.  Secondly they want to know how long their child has had a lice infestation, and thirdly they want to understand the facts of head lice incubation. Head Lice […]

Lice Transmission Happens. Get a head check today!

08 February

Lice Transmission Happens. where do lice come from The only method of head lice transmission is direct head to head contact. Lice are not viable off a human scalp. So you can stop vacuuming, stop doing laundry, relax and take a deep breath. Simply focus your efforts on where the lice really are, on your child’s scalp. Lice […]

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 […]

Removing nits hair nightmare. Get help today!

07 September

Removing nits hair nightmare. Yes folks, you can do this. You can treat Head lice hair 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 14 years […]

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 […]

Head lice incubation period. End your lice nightmare now!

11 August

Head lice incubation period. First of all Head Lice Stigma creates a great deal of fear in parents. As a result Head Lice are a poorly misunderstood human parasite. In contrast to humans, Primates have their own parasites that are similar to, but genetically different from, human head lice. Baboons engage in something called social grooming which establishes […]

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 […]

Where lice come from. Want to be Lice-Free Today?

27 June

Where lice come from?  It is estimated that head lice have been traveling with humans for at least 170,000 years. 170,000 years ago body lice evolved from head lice after humans lost all of their body hair and started to wear clothing. Furthermore it is thought that humans did not wear clothing for about 100,000 years […]

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 […]

Head Lice Delusional Parasitosis? Get Instant Peace of Mind!

05 June

Head Lice Delusional Parasitosis. Can’t stop that itching feeling? Can’t sleep at night? Feel like things are crawling in your hair? Yep, you’ve got a healthy case of delusional parasitosis. You probably don’t have head lice, but just the mention of the words gets you imagining that critters are non-consensually inhabiting your scalp, your body, […]