Category Archives: Head Lice news

// 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

// Head Lice Products are Flammable/Combustible

Posted in Head Lice news

Several sources lately 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 … Continue reading

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

Posted in Chemically clearing lice, Head Lice news

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

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

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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

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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