Nymphs (and adult lice) move quickly and avoid light. Mites begin to appear in your hair, on your skin, and on anything your head has touched.
However, they won't clear up on their own and you need to treat them promptly. This factsheet is relevant for both adults who have head lice.
While head lice are common in young children, adults are still susceptible to catching them. Dirty hair does not attract them, they are simple.
Short answer: yes. While kids tend to get head lice more often, adult hair can most definitely house an infestation. Teachers, moms, dads.
First, lice prefer clean heads and are very easy to catch whether you are a child or an adult, so you are not dirty or gross or disgusting or any of.
Because children are much more at risk, sometimes it is hard to understand how an adult could contract head lice. Here are some common.
When you ask yourself how do you get head lice, you also want to know why your kids get head lice more often than you or other adults. Have you ever noticed.