Nits: Get Rid Of Those Parasites
People completely abhor lice, and it has been that way since the beginning of time. We are not primates that love eating bugs. Lice cause a lot of stress and problems when they are found. When a person discovers lice they feel pathetic. You do not want to shave all of your hair off if you don't have to. You question whether there is a good method to take care of your problem.
For those who're suffering from lice and lice related problems, a variety of solutions come in the form of many tested and tried techniques that are quite effective. It's very vital to first understand what lice means. These are parasitic insects that feed on blood of the scalp. These insects are found anywhere on the hairy parts of the body. But, they're predominantly found in the scalp of the humans.
Itching and loss of blood are the two main problems with lice. When they multiply, lice suck a lot of blood from the scalp, which results in itching. If lice is not removed, it not only causes itching but also leads to other ailments. It is difficult to remove lice, as their eggs,which are known as nits, stick to the hair. Owing to this reason, it is not easy to wash them with a lice removal shampoo.
The first steps to take when you find that you or your child has lice is to strip your bedclothes and clothing and wash them in as hot as water as the garments will allow. Also any stuffed animals should be washed if not able to wash put in large plastic trash bags. Set your dryer to the highest heat setting possible and dry them completely. Lice will multiply rapidly, getting to these things swiftly will help to resolve your lice infestation quickly.
To remove "nits" one may use a lice comb, while some also prefer to use herbal products instead of lice shampoos. Whichever produce you use for "treating head lice" is really up to you. Keep in mind however, that using chemicals on your hair excessively has been shown to turn one's hair dull and ugly
Ridding your hair of lice can be a real challenge. Some people wash their hair multiple times with special anti-lice shampoos. Many products claim to be able to get good results. Outcomes vary widely, however, depending on individual situations. People with long hair might find it hard to eliminate all the nits. People who are bald might find the job pretty easy. Keep trying until you find the right treatment for you.
Dealing with lice is a human scourge and a fact of life. How can we best deal with them? Lice are usually found on human scalps. They are parasites who feed on the blood from the scalp. There are ways of treating head lice. Head lice suck blood making the scalp itch. They lay eggs on the hair that are difficult to remove. Washing clothing and bedding to kill lice should be done as soon as possible. If you don't, they'll multiply. Lice combs, herbal products, and shampoos can be used for lice removal. Nits are easier to get rid of in short hair. Many lice products are available.
Published January 5th, 2008