How to treat very persistent head lice?

Answer Head lice have annoyingly become increasingly resistant to the commonly used pediculicides both Malathion and Permethrin. Old fashioned benzyl benzoate is classically not put on the scalp, but, par... Read More »

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How to Use Oil to Treat Head Lice?

Head lice are small parasites that feed on a minuscule amount of blood from bites on the scalp. A louse clings on to hair strands to pass from person to person through hair contact such as brushes,... Read More »

How to Treat Head Lice?

Pediculosis, better known as head lice, is an extremely contagious infestation of small white insects known as lice. Their eggs are known as nits, and usually attach themselves to hair close to the... Read More »

How to Treat Head Lice With Neem Oil?

Head lice are parasites that stay close to the scalp for warmth, protection, food and moisture. The mature louse is the size of a sesame seed. It has six legs with claw-like feet that grip the hair... 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 »