Kids Hair Lice
Super lice found in pittsburgh schools.
Kids hair lice. Although it is hard to see it there was a large live louse in the shot a second before the picture was taken which just goes to show how hard it can be to find lice sometimes especially in girls with long hair. Kids hair salon has a full selection of toys tons of hair accessories and unique gifts for boys and girls. We have a small resale boy section from sizes 6 month 4t. Kids cuts spa parties ear piercings.
Available in english and spanish. Our salon tour video features the kids hair experience information about our services and products and our mission to providing high quality haircuts in a fun safe and comfortable environment. The head louse is a tiny wingless parasitic insect that lives among human hairs and feeds on tiny amounts of blood drawn from the scalp. Lice the plural of louse are a very common problem especially for kids.
As the new school year resumes parents and schools are concerned the problem could spread. Prescription insecticides can be toxic and over the. Treatment resistant super lice have been found crawling through childrens hair in at least 25 states. They bite to obtain blood much like mosquitoes and bites cause itchy wounds but they do not transmit diseases.
Brat pack salon is a locally owned business that has been serving the bellevue area for over 25 years. And some school nurses are no longer sending home the dreaded lice note to other parents with kids in the classroom alerting them to the possibility of. Get head lice each year and just as many tears are shed by kidsand adultstrying to get rid of them. Head lice are most common in kids where they can be found in any group regardless of socioeconomic level.
Head lice are ectoparasites external blood feeding and are especially common in school age children. Take our salon tour.