How to Check a Child's Hair for Lice?

Answer Contrary to the popular belief that head lice are a problem related to poor hygiene, lice actually prefer clean hair. These critters don't jump like fleas, so they can only spread by crawling from ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Check a Child's Hair for Lice

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 »

How to check for head LICE on a 9 year old boy?

Lice eggs look like very small pieces of dandruff stuck to hairs. They are glued to the hair so they usually won't come off with just a comb.I've treated my daughter for head lice. I couldn't sta... Read More »

How to Check and Treat Your Children For Head Lice?

You will need to check your child for lice if her teacher sent home a note saying a classmate has the condition, or you found out a sibling or friend has head lice. Or maybe the child is just scrat... Read More »

What do lice look like in hair?

Lice eggs, or nits, look like small white buds and resemble dandruff, according to the Mayo Clinic. Lice have translucent bodies with brown markings and are typically 1/8 inch in size, making them ... Read More »