1. The Elderly and Head Lice

    Head lice is a problem largely associated with children. Everyone remembers the lice checks they had when they were in elementary school and may have even gotten lice once or twice. Head lice affects mostly children but that doesn’t mean we can’t be vulnerable to an infestation when we are older. Another age group at risk for getting head lice is the elderly, especially those in nursing homes.…Lice Treatment

  2. Head Lice Policy in Schools

    Head Lice Policy in Schools   Every school has their own head lice policy, some schools will not let students attend class with even one nit, while others do not see it as a threat. The American Academy of Pediatrics released an article with the mindset that head lice infestations are not spread at school. As a Lice Removal Specialist, we know this is not factual. We have treated many children ov…Lice Treatment

  3. Natural Remedy for Head Lice: Essential Oils

    Natural Remedy for Head Lice: Essential Oils Essential oils often possess insecticidal properties. They are also quite effective against head lice. Here at Head Hunters we use Lemongrass, Lemon Oil and Lemon Eucalyptus as our main ingredients in our Lemon Heads products. Below are some facts about each of our main ingredients. Eucalyptus oil has many benefits. It can be used as a repellent against…Lice Treatment

  4. How did my Child get Head Lice?

    How did my Child get Head Lice? Did you know head lice can reach any family regardless of cleanliness, social status or personal hygiene? Despite the fact anyone can get head lice, they seem to still have a strong social stigma associated with them. Having the right knowledge is extremely important, but it is hard to learn due to all of the misinformation on the internet. Many people believe lice …Lice Treatment

  5. Dispelling Myths: Head Lice VS Other Pests

    Head Lice VS Other Pests There is much misinformation and confusion surrounding head lice and other similar pests. Much of this misinformation comes from confusing the characteristics of common parasites with head lice. Upon discovering a lice infestation many people worry about the bugs infesting their home, eggs being in the carpet, living on other places of the body, burrowing into their skin, …Lice Treatment

  6. Preventative & Stylish – Easy Up-do Tutorials to Prevent Head Lice

    Keeping long hair up and contained is a great way to prevent head lice, as head to head contact is the way lice is spread 99% of the time. Head lice crawl very quickly and use the hair stand as a bridge to transfer. It only takes 3 seconds for a louse to crawl from one person’s head to another. Girls are often more vulnerable to receiving head lice because their hair is longer and more likely to…Lice Treatment

  7. Pros and Cons of Popular Lice Treatment Methods

    With so many different home remedies, lice kits and Lice Treatment Services out there, it can be difficult to figure out what treatment method will work best for you. Myths and misinformation about head lice are so rampant making it even more difficult to know which treatment methods are most effective. Heat Treatment Methods (Straighteners, Hair Dryers, & Lice Dryer Treatments) Heat treatment…Lice Treatment