Be Picky About Your Nit Pickers

Recently, we had a client come to us that had an undesirable experience with another head lice removal company that offered in-home services. The technician that arrived quickly checked the family visually. She decided that only one child had head lice and needed a treatment. The treatment included soaking her daughter’s hair in olive oil,…

Identify Head Lice

Adult head lice are about the size of a single grain of rice.. So, how can you identify head lice and how do you know if its head lice and not just dandruff? Tools Needed: A proper lice comb (metal with micro-grooving) Plastic Lice combs will not get the job done and often miss nits…

Home Remedies for Head Lice

What do these products have in common? Pinesol, Listerine, Mayonnaise, Baby Oil, Baby Lotion,Selsun Blue, Vegetable Oil, Flea and Tick Dog Shampoo, Vinegar, Cetaphil, Salt and Vinegar, WD-40, Dawn Dish Soap, Permanent Hair Dye, Alcohol, Coconut Oil, Kerosene, Hair Gel, Petroleum Jelly, Crushed Aspirin, Laundry Detergent, Lysol, Apple Cider Vinegar, Anti-Dandruff Shampoo, Tea Tree Oil,…

Geranium for Hair?

Geranium is an essential ingredient in our Lemon Heads line of products. It is antibacterial, antifungal and great for skin ailments. Geranium is a natural soothing component, and is known to reduce stress. When battling head lice, Geranium helps heal the scalp and restore hair to its original condition. Our Head Hunters Naturals Lemon Heads…

Summer Camp Season is Fast Approaching

Many children are heading to summer camp in the coming weeks. A big concern for parents is head lice! Head lice are spread through head to head contact, and are highly contagious. Before sending a child to camp, parents should take a few precautionary measures: 1. Head Check your child and/or take your child to…

Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple Cider vinegar is great for so many things- but not for head lice. Apple cider vinegar can be used for multiple things, including acne! With head lice, the vinegar does virtually nothing as far as killing or treating the infestation. Instead, it makes your hair reak of vinegar for at least a week! Yuck!…

Contestants on America’s Next Top Model have Head Lice!

Just a few weeks ago, it was confirmed that contestants on Heidi Klum’s reality show, America’s Next Top Model, had head lice. Two confirmed cases have been found and there is another suspected case. Contestant Anna Maria said she had no idea where the head lice came from and that she probably tried on a…

What to Clean When There is a Head Lice Infestation at Home

Do not clean the entire house when you find head lice. Head lice are a blood-sucking parasite that need your head to survive. They do not infest the house like fleas or bed bugs! If a louse is off of your head, it is purely by accident. They need your body temperature and blood to…