How to Disinfect a Comb for Lice?

Answer Head lice is spread through personal contact with people and objects that are infected with it. Children are often susceptible to head lice because items like coats, hats or combs are shared or pil... Read More »

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Can you get rid of pubic lice with a nit comb?

How to Comb Lice From Your Own Hair?

Head lice are a very contagious parasite that are small and hard to see. An infestation is more common among school children, because they are apt to share their coats and hats. Children then bring... Read More »

How to Use a Lice Comb on Dry Hair?

If you think you might have lice, you should use a lice comb on your hair to see. This article will help you.

How long do you boil a comb to kill lice?

If you use a metal comb, boil it for at least 15 minutes to kill any lice or eggs (called nits) that were transferred to it. If you use a plastic comb, soak it in 2 cups of hot water and 1 tbsp. of... Read More »