Textured hair has had a long struggle with conventional beauty standards for as long as curly hair has been around. For curly heads, it’s a long journey of caring, nurturing and learning to love your own hair and becoming comfortable in your
Pediculophobia—sounds like a mouthful, doesn’t it? Let’s say it’s infinitely more stressful to live with this condition than pronounce the name— pediculophobia is the term for the phobia of head lice. Phobias, as per their formal definition, are the irrational fears
There’s a clear difference between synthetic wigs and those made of human hair. Wigs made out of human hair look a lot more real than synthetic wigs; it can be difficult to tell natural hair and wigs apart, but human hair
There’s a lice outbreak at school! Thankfully, your kid hasn’t been scratching their head or complaining about a crawling sensation about their neck. Perhaps they’re safe. Perhaps there’s nothing to be worried about. While we’d quite like to agree, the truth
It’s that glorious time of year again. Your kids are off from school. There’s no morning rush and forgotten lunches. You’re at a great destination. The atmosphere is relaxed, calm and enjoyable… Or so it was, until one of your kids
If you’re a grown adult and you’ve never had lice you would probably want to keep it that way. Head lice are most common between school going children of the ages 3-11. Adults who tend to interact with children of this age
If you suspect that you might have lice in your head or your child may have contracted lice from school, you’re probably experiencing mild panic. It’s definitely not a pleasant feeling to know your child brought back lice home or that
Adult head lice generally die after 24 to 36 hours if kept away from the human body. Read more the head lice here.
Summer vacation is a great incubation period for an infestation. Read why head lice love summer.