Can dirty hair get lice?

Answer According to the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, head lice prefer clean hair over dirty hair. However, a lack of combing and bathing will increase the number of lice living o... Read More »

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Are lice attracted to clean or dirty hair?

On One Hand: Hygiene Doesn't MatterMany people think hygiene or social status affects whether or not a person gets head lice, but the Mayo Clinic and Medline Plus agree that this is not true. Wheth... Read More »

Lice lice lice i'm an 11 year old girl hat can not get rid of lice i don't want to shave my head help?

There is a whole bunch of things that need to be done to get rid of lice.You need to use some lice shampoo and use a lice comb.This should kill the lice and the comb removes the eggs.Then your bedd... Read More »

About Hair Lice?

If you have ever deloused a child, you know what a horrendous experience it is. There is the stigma of having cooties, to start with. (The word, "cooties" comes from the Malay word for body lice, n... Read More »

Hot Oil Treatment for Hair Lice?

Hair lice is common in school-age children but can affect adults, too. Over-the-counter medicines are available to combat lice infestations, though many people still resort to treating lice with ho... Read More »