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Head Lice and Toddlers

Head lice are very small grayish-white translucent insects that inhabit the scalp, hiding amidst hair and feeding on blood. Lice cause severe itching and irritation in toddlers.

Oftentimes, lice will remain hidden in hair in such a way that it becomes difficult to find out if your toddler has head lice at all in the first place.

Here are some tell-tale signs to help positively identify head lice:

Toddlers generally get lice in one of the following ways:

To help your toddlers regularly maintain a healthy scalp and hair, you need to get rid of their head lice.

Here are a few good tips to get rid of lice:

Some do’s to prevent lice infection:

Some Don’ts: