When you have lice, what is your first panicked thought? Do you run to Google? Ask a friend? Or do you call one of your own parents to ask how they handled it when you were a kid? Due to the taboo nature of a lice infestation, more often than not, people turn to the internet for advice on how to get rid of lice. However, the internet is chock full of misinformation and risky home remedies.
“Finding head lice on any member of the family, child or adult, can be cause for anxiety,” says Kristi Winkler, owner of Lice Clinics of America – Northern Virginia, which has locations in Woodbridge, Manassas, and Stafford. “We encourage people all the time not to panic. Although they are pesky little things, lice do not cause disease.” However, some head lice fighting myths found on the internet can be.
When you get sick, you call a doctor. When you get lice – Lice Clinics of America is here to help. Lice Clinics of America – Northern Virginia is Woodbridge, Manassas, and Stafford’s exclusive provider of professional head lice treatment using the breakthrough AirAllé® medical device. Cleared by the FDA, the AirAllé medical device uses precision-controlled heated air to dehydrates and kills more than 99 percent of live lice and lice eggs (nits). Most treatments take about an hour and are guaranteed to be effective. “And some more good news, is that our pesticide-free method is even effective against super lice.”
Pesticide-free and non-toxic mean that scary home remedies need not apply. “The struggle is over!” says Kristi. “For anyone who has tried and failed with other methods and treatments, in as little as 60 minutes we can end the nightmare once and for all.”
Lice Clinics of America leads research and innovation in the treatment of head lice. The AirAllé medical device was developed by scientists and researchers at the University of Utah and has withstood the test of rigorous clinical trials. All personal use products have undergone similar research.
Lice Clinics of America has successfully treated over 850,000 cases. The company has over 300 clinics in 35 countries, making it the world’s largest network of professional lice treatment centers. Lice Clinics of America – has three locations. Woodbridge is located at 13895 Hedgewood Drive, Suite 113, Woodbridge, VA 22193, Manassas is located at 10625 Crestwood Drive, Manassas, VA 20109 and Stafford is located at 2781 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Suite 107, Stafford, VA 22554. Each clinic is open Monday through Saturday and appointments are available by appointment. Call (703) 586-9398 or visit www.NorthernVirginiaLiceClinics.com for more information or to schedule an appointment.