Category Archives: Chemically clearing lice

// Don’t use head lice treatments while near a naked flame

Posted in Chemically clearing lice, Head Lice news

A dozen people, children and adults, have been badly burned over the past decade from using head lice treatment and being near an open flame. Due to the high volume of flammable chemicals used in products to treat head lice, … Continue reading

// Popular £12 head lice lotion can catch fire

Posted in Chemically clearing lice, Head Lice news

Due to some cases of children suffering burns while being treated with chemical lice treatments, including popular brand Hedrin, experts are warning parents to not smoke near children’s heads or let them near an open flame. The chemicals in the … Continue reading

// Warning issued to keep head lice treatments away from naked flames

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An article on Boots WebMD has stated that a warning has been issued to keep head lice treatments away from naked flames because of concerns they could ignite and set fire to hair due to the chemicals used in the products. … Continue reading

// Do the head lice products actually work?

Posted in Chemically clearing lice, FAQ

“Do the head lice products actually work?” Many parents think that they don’t and that is based on their own experiences with them. If you keep using them and find your child still has head lice, more often than not … Continue reading

// The Dangers of Some Lice Removal Products

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Head lice sprays and shampoos contain chemicals, some more toxic than others. On every box and bottle you are warned ‘This could cause reactions and skin irritations’. It’s safe to say you should read that as ‘Will cause reactions and … Continue reading