1. How to Avoid Lice Around the Holidays

    The holidays are a favorite time of year for many. You get to put aside your wants and do for others, which can be incredibly rewarding and satisfying. You might travel to see relatives or get together with nearby relatives that you don't see a lot. Or, you might take some time to evaluate the past year and plan for the year ahead. School is let out, and you may catch up on a few great novels or T…Read More

  2. Evaluating DIY Lice Treatments

    Having lice has to be one of the most annoying things to grace your household. They’re dirty, horrible little bugs that, for most people, leave their skin crawling at the mere thought of them. Having lice, however, is far worse than the imagination can conjure and if your household is full of bustling kids and busy adults, it elevates quickly from a one-person problem to a whole household proble…Read More

  3. How Serious Are Lice?

    Lice is a weird thing. The thought of bugs that can live in your hair and feed off the skin of your scalp is both disturbing and sounds somewhat unreal. The prospect of lice sounds like something that cavemen and maybe people in the medieval era had to deal with over people living in the 21st century. But, if we know anything about lice, it’s that it’s extremely tenacious. And, for hundreds of…Read More

  4. Avoiding Lice at Camp

    Is it just us, or was a pass to awesome summer camps basically the only reason to be in girl or boy scouts? Sleeping in bunk beds in quaint little cabins. Telling stories around a campfire and singing songs in the mess hall were some of the best parts about being in the wilderness and being a kid. But, as adults know from experience, summer camps aren’t the cleanest environment. Beyond the bugs,…Read More

  5. How to Check Yourself for Lice

    You’ve felt a crawling sensation on your scalp. You’re waking up in the middle of the night due to itching. You’re pretty sure it’s not dandruff. Is it lice, and if it were, would you be able to tell? If you’re reading today’s post, then you already have your suspicions. You’re also in the right place, as we’ve created a step-by-step guide to checking yourself for lice. You’ll pr…Read More

  6. Clarifying the Stigma Around Head Lice

    Are lice really attracted to freshly washed hair? Is mayonnaise as effective as over-the-counter lice removal products? Will lice go away on their own? There are a lot of myths floating around about lice, and many of them contribute to stigma, bullying, and other negative outcomes for people of all ages. In today’s post, we’re going to work toward destigmatizing head lice as we clarify a few o…Read More

  7. How to Keep Lice From Coming Back

    It’s both unfortunate and true that today’s most common lice removal methods aren’t effective. Between lice that have become resistant to the ingredients in over-the-counter products and the difficulty of removing critters smaller than the head of a pin, it’s no wonder that many people struggle for weeks and months before seeking professional lice removal. In today’s entry, we’re going…Read More

  8. How to Choose the Best Lice Treatment Center In Houston

    If your child has lice, or there’s a lice outbreak at their school, then you’ll understandably be looking for lice removal experts who can inspect and treat the problem as soon as possible. However, you can’t settle for the first lice removal clinic that you find online or pass on the street — you need to find a business with a proven track record of success. In today’s post, we’re goi…Read More

  9. The Circle of Lice

    Also known as Pediculus humanus capitis, head lice are a common, but misunderstood nuisance. We know that there’s a lot of stigma regarding head lice, and we’re doing everything we can to clarify misunderstandings and help people gain a better understanding of what lice are and are not. Today’s post is going to take a look at the stages of lice development, or as we like to call it, the Circ…Read More

  10. Tips for Avoiding Lice This Halloween

    Can you believe that Halloween is just around the corner? The leaves are falling, the temperatures are becoming more mild, and if you have kids, then you’re probably thinking about how you’ll keep them safe as they trick-or-treat this year. You want your little one to have a great time and come back with plenty of candy, but you definitely don’t want them coming back with head lice. In today…Read More