Category Archives: The Hairforce in the news

// MARK KERMODE TALKS LICE ASSASSINS ON RADIO 5 LIVE PODCAST

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Mark Kermode talks head lice… At the end of the film review podcast (1:50) Mark Kermode has a discussion about how the presenters dealt with the itchy issue of head lice. Apparently the only thing that worked for him was … Continue reading

// BBC 4 MICHAEL MOSELEY’S INFESTED! – LIVING WITH PARASITES

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MAKING STARS OF HEAD LICE! We supplied the head lice for this wonderful BBC4 show, strapping them to Michael Moseley’s arm in specially made transparent pots. If you missed the show it is well worth watching on the BBC I-Player. … Continue reading

// BRISBANE RADIO

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612 ABC Brisbane – Breakfast with Spencer Howard Lice work if you can get it Last year parents in Great Britain spent £23m on head lice treatments with a million children in the United Kingdom having head lice at any … Continue reading

// MAIL ON SUNDAY

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Nits? Don’t be left scratching your head: We spend £30m on combs, chemicals and mayonnaise – but what works best?   Laura Topham A million children in the UK have headlice at any one time, and we spend millions of … Continue reading

// ITV THIS MORNING

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We appeared on ITV’s This Morning Show with Dr Ranj in their Kid’s Health feature.  Lucy had to swiftly demonstrate the various parts of our process on live TV – always a challenge!  Check out the show: http://www.itv.com/thismorning/

// INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY

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RETURN OF THE NIT: We’ve got the lousy weather to thank, and many of the treatments don’t work Emily Dugan Call the nit nurse! A miserable summer followed by a long winter have created an explosion of head lice infestations … Continue reading

// MUMS IN THE KNOW

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The Hairforce comes to Wilmslow, Cheshire 27th January 2013 The Hairforce have come to Cheshire! Founded in Primrose Hill, The Hairforce offer a revolutionary way to de-louse all those suffering with head lice- and Cheshire’s first is down the road in … Continue reading

// GUARDIAN WEEKEND

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PEST CONTROL: WHY THE BUGS ARE WINNING by Gaby Hinsliff Moths in your jumpers, ants in the fruit bowl, nits in your hair: are the pests winning – or does it just feel that way? The culprits smuggled themselves into … Continue reading

// PARENTDISH: LOUSY SUMMER CAUSES HEADLICE EPIDEMIC AMONGST CHILDREN AND ADULTS

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By Keith Kendrick Britain’s lousy summer has led to an explosion of cases of headlice amongst children – AND adults! The humid conditions have proved ideal breeding conditions for the insects. And now there are even fears the problem could … Continue reading

// VANESSA FELTZ BBC LONDON 94.9 SHOW: LICE AND THE UK

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Vanessa Feltz picked up on the Evening Standard and Telegraph coverage and was fascinated by how the very damp conditions of this summer had exaccerbated the nit and head lice problem.  A great fan of ‘something that actually works’ Vanessa … Continue reading