Category Archives: Head Lice news

// Are Essential Oils Effective at Treating Head Lice in Children?

Posted in Head Lice news, Lice removal myths

We’ve posted previously about the effectiveness of a wide range of home remedies for treating head lice and nits, and one of the topics on our list was the use of essential oils. Recently, a pharmacologist released an article in … Continue reading

// Are Head Lice Treatments Flammable?

Posted in Chemically clearing lice, Head Lice news, Nits and lice

Several sources have discussed how some products for the eradication of head lice infestations are combustible/flammable when on the hair and can ignite and cause serious harm in the presence of an open flame or other source of ignition such … Continue reading

// Embarrassing Bodies on Channel 4 recommend The Hairforce – Lice Assassins

Posted in Head Lice news

Embarrassing Bodies on Channel 4 recommend The Hairforce – Lice Assassins Embarrassing Bodies call The Hairforce ‘The Lice Experts’ and have used them on their programme to clear all kinds of infestations from the heavy and long term to working … Continue reading

// “I’ve had nits for three years!” Susannah Constantine visits the Hairforce to finally get rid of lice and nits

Posted in Head Lice news, The Hairforce in the news

Photo Susannah Constantine fought an infestation for 3 years, tried every product, ended up with us and we’ve shut down the infestation for her.  She was so pleased with The Hairforce that she wanted to write about her experience with … Continue reading

// The Hairforce in The Saturday Times

Posted in Head Lice news, The Hairforce in the news

The Hairforce was recently featured in a Saturday Times article (click the image for full size) explaining how moms and dads are busier than ever, often with each in demanding job roles. The article goes on to explain how parents … Continue reading

// Don’t want pesticides in your food? Don’t use them on your head either.

Posted in Head Lice news, Non-chemical removal, The Hairforce in the news

News Shopper spoke to our South East London and Bromley Hairforce branch Lice Assasins Sarah Marcou and Heather Leveton on why we think natural lice removal is the safest and most effective. The article discusses how people are more careful … Continue reading

// Avoid Collecting More than Candy This Halloween

Posted in Head Lice news

With Halloween comes costumes, and with costumes comes many people trying them on, some of which may have head lice. According to reports, doctors see an increase in cases of head lice at this time of year, partly down to … Continue reading

// Your Children’s phones and tablets may help spread lice

Posted in Head Lice news

A small new study from Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust found that kids who played on tablets and mobile phones were likely to have had and spread head lice. Data on 202 children was collected, and of these 45% were … Continue reading

// Talking Lice with Vanessa Feltz on the Radio

Posted in Head Lice news

On Monday 26th September Vanessa Feltz had The Hairforce – Lice Assassins on her breakfast show at 7.50 am discussing Lily Allen and her daughter’s outbreak of head lice she posted on Instagram!  Vanessa was interested in our opinion about … Continue reading

// Heavy Infestations Make Your Child’s Life a Living Hell

Posted in Hand Clearing Lice, Head Lice news, Nits and lice

At The Hairforce – Lice Assassins we understand that a heavy infestation is overwhelming for you as a parent. Nits (the eggs) build up and so there is a lot of back log to be cleared out, consisting of lots … Continue reading