lice treatment

Gifted: Say “Vamousse” to Head Lice

With young children still at nursery and kids (hopefully) heading back to school on 8th March, it may only be a matter of weeks before you get the dreaded letter home saying head lice have been found on a child. A commonly held frustration by parents is that other parents are knowingly sending their kids to school with head lice and therefore cause the spread, but lice infestations are spread by undetected infestations that can take over a month to discover. A head lice infestation takes time to develop. In its early days an infestation consists of young lice (nymphs) that …

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Vamousse

Vamousse Headlice Treatment

With less than a week until the kids are back to school, it is time to start thinking about everything they need for the new term. I have been busy collecting bits and bobs throughout the summer months to help spread the cost and we did the dreaded shoe shop last week. The boys both chose the first pair of shoes they tried on, but Eliza had to try on every single style of shoe in the shop before making her final decision. Of course, heading back to school doesn’t just mean having a crisp new uniform and sparkling shoes, …

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Pureessential

Pureessentiel Anti-Lice Lotion

The kids have been back at school all of two weeks and already we have had the letter home that every parent dreads……….. There have been head lice in a class at school. Head lice are tiny insects that live in hair and nits are the empty egg cases attached to hair that head lice hatch from. Head lice are a common problem, particularly in school children aged 4-11 and I have lost count of the times I have treated my children for the problem in the time they have been at school. Headlice are largely harmless, but can live in the hair for …

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