In case you have been affected by head lice, you will
know how sinister the problem is. Even the thought of those tiny
creatures crawling on the head makes one shiver. Most of us think
that if one has lice hygiene is poor, but on the contrary, lice
thrive better on clean hair. They tend to spread from one person to
It is very common among children to get head lice and
almost every kid is sure to get it at some point of their school
life. It is possible to get lice just by hugging someone, sharing
hats or even during games.
One cannot be very sure about the beginning of lice
infestation and that is also one of the main reasons why this
condition has not been eradicated till now. It goes away once you
start the treatment but it may come back again and some people have
reoccurring lice problem. If you suffer from lice, you are not the
only one and it has come to you from some other individual.
According to data there are more than 10 million people who suffer
from lice infestation every year. Girls get this problem most often
and children between the ages of 3 to 12 are most susceptible to
lice but anyone can suffer from it.
Parents try to find the best and the most effective
solution for lice once they get to know that the child is suffering
from this bug. In fact lice moves very fast and it is possible for
an adult lice to go from one head to another laying eggs without one
realizing it. It is a good idea to get more information as soon as
possible as head lice are very contagious and are best treated
immediately. Accessories like combs, brush etc which are used for
the hair should be cleaned. One can take the help of special
shampoos which have natural ingredients to get rid of lice.
Anyone can get lice and it is not associated with