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.
“Head lice, regardless of who it’s found on or how severe can often be unsettling for people and often leads to some panic” says Traci Benson, owner of Lice Clinics of America Bellevue. “The first thing we usually tell clients is to not panic, although getting and treating lice can be frustrating, head lice are not dangerous to people.” 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 Bellevue is the Eastside’s exclusive provider of professional head lice treatments using the breakthrough AirAllé® medical device. Cleared by the FDA, the AirAllé medical device uses precision-controlled heated air to dehydrate 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,” says Traci Benson, “this heated air technology is fast, gentle, safe for kids, non-toxic, pesticide-free and is completely effective on even the most resistant “super lice”.
Pesticide-free and non-toxic mean that scary home remedies need not apply. “Our mission is to ensure the people of our community know that they no longer have to put up with pesky head lice” says Traci Benson. “Many people try on their own to treat head lice and usually fail to fully eradicate it. This is where our professional technicians come in. In just about an hour you can be in and out of our clinic lice free and enjoy a peace of mind with our 4 week guarantee. We offer the fastest and most effective treatment on the market.”
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 650,000 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 – Bellevue is located at 1420 156th Ave NE, Suite L, Bellevue, WA 98007 and is open 7 days a week by appointment. Call 425-616-2082 or visit https://www.liceclinicsofamerica.com/landing/bellevue/ for more information or to schedule an appointment.