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A Super Summer Without Super Lice

If your kids are headed to summer camp, read this blog post from The Shopping Mama on how to prepare for head lice without worrying about head lice. Great proactive tips for an overnight camp experience that focuses on fun and memories rather than itching. Read More

4 Tips to Avoid Head Lice at Summer Camp

Great tips from MomTrends on how to prepare your child for summer camp with less worry that they’ll bring home more than macaroni art and new friend memories. Read about how to engage your child in being defensive against head lice with Vamousse Lice Defense daily shampoo and Vamousse Lice Repellent. Read More

Don’t let super lice spoil summer camp

Tackle lice head-on with Vamousse® for pre-arrival treatment and during-camp defense It is no surprise that summer camp can be a summer home for head lice. With the growing presence of super lice, more camps are performing head checks on registration day to help prevent these unwanted guests. Children who are found to have lice…

As super lice spread, parents can still get effective treatment over the counter

Back to school can mean the unpleasant possibility of coming in contact with head lice. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, lice infestation affects more than 12 million U.S. children each year, and is the second most frequent health issue for kids ages 3 to 11. Adding to parents’ concerns is the recent news…

7 Tips for Preventing Head Lice

Lice are very common among young school-age children, largely due to their frequent physical contact during play. And lice can easily spread among children at sleepovers, during play dates, and at school. Here are some ways families can defend and protect against these nuisance invaders. 1. Don’t share items that touch the head. Although the most common way for…

9 Important Facts About Head Lice

Pediculosis, or infestation with the human head louse (pediculus humanus capitis), is one of the most common human parasitic infestations worldwide.[ref] Lee, S.H., Yoon, K.S., Williamson, M.S., Goodson, S.J., Takano-Lee, M., Edman, J.D., Devonshire, A.L., Clark, J.M. (2000) Molecular analysis of kdr-like resistance in permethrin-resistant strains of head lice, Pediculus capitis. Pest. Biochem. Physiol. 66:…