How to Avoid Summer Camp Head Lice Worries

School is coming to an end for the summer and your kids may soon be off to camp! No parent wants to get a phone call telling them that their child has head lice. Perhaps worse than that, no parent wants to learn that their child has brought lice home! Both these situations are bad; having it come into your house is clearly the last thing you want. [read more]

By |2022-06-16T21:25:59+00:00May 10th, 2022|Head Lice Basics, Head Lice Blog, Head Lice Treatments, Parent;'s Corner|Comments Off on How to Avoid Summer Camp Head Lice Worries

Head Lice Movement from Child to Child

Lice and Blood Types of Their Hosts ~ We and the teams we worked with who tested our formula have learned a lot of interesting things about head lice in the process. It turns out that lice are very specific to blood type. If children in a family, group, class, etc. had the same blood type , the lice would go from child to child. However, if there was one in a family that had a different blood type from those the lice had already ‘visited’, those lice would avoid that person unless desperate for food. [read more]

By |2022-02-09T23:08:44+00:00February 9th, 2022|Head Lice Basics, Head Lice Blog, Parent;'s Corner|Comments Off on Head Lice Movement from Child to Child

Reading Corner Head Lice Horror Show

The classroom has changed in many ways since I was a kid, but the one area in particular I’m writing about today is the READING CORNER. I say this with emphasis because all I can think about when I walk in to volunteer in my kid’s elementary classroom is LICE, LICE, LICE (cue the psycho movie soundtrack). I understand the importance of reading and wanting to make a comfortable environment for the students to read in, but come on! Pillows, blankets, bean bag chairs OH MY! This type of scenario is a haven for head lice to thrive in. [read more]

By |2022-05-10T17:14:27+00:00July 29th, 2019|Head Lice Basics, Head Lice Blog, Head Lice Treatments, Parent;'s Corner|Comments Off on Reading Corner Head Lice Horror Show

Interesting Facts About Head Lice

Did you know that baby lice are called “nymphs?” Did you know that a person cannot “catch” headlice from a pet? Human lice stay with humans, and pet/animal lice stay with pets. Did you know that combing Schooltime® Shampoo through the hair using a regular hair comb right before the final rinse will help remove nits and lice? Using a nit comb will assure hair is 100% clear. [read more]

By |2022-02-09T23:14:11+00:00July 28th, 2019|Head Lice Basics, Head Lice Blog, Head Lice Research, Head Lice Treatments, Parent;'s Corner|Comments Off on Interesting Facts About Head Lice

Essential Requirements for a Head Lice Control Product

100% efficacy in removing nymphs and adults; Good safety and adverse effects profile; High acceptability to users (parents and child); Single application; Requires minimal time to us; Prevents re-infestation; Low risk of resistance developing; Twice weekly shampoo to help maintain lice free hair; [read more]

By |2022-02-09T23:16:35+00:00July 28th, 2019|Head Lice Basics, Head Lice Blog, Head Lice Products & Reviews|Comments Off on Essential Requirements for a Head Lice Control Product

7 Things to Know About Head Lice Chemical Product Manufacturers

If you?ve been the victim of head lice for any amount of time, you know that they are one of the worst things that can happen to you both physically and psychologically. To chemical head lice treatment manufacturers, this problem is worth a massive amount of money to them every year, with over $100 million being made on head lice control in the US alone. The EPA (US Environmental Protection Agency) is responsible for testing and making sure most pesticide head lice treatments destined for use on US children are safe. [read more]

By |2022-02-09T23:18:08+00:00July 27th, 2019|Head Lice Basics, Head Lice Blog, Head Lice Products & Reviews, Head Lice Treatments, Parent;'s Corner|Comments Off on 7 Things to Know About Head Lice Chemical Product Manufacturers
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