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.
“You can feel panic when finding head lice on someone in your household,” says Jackie Huynh, owner of Lice Clinics of America – South San Francisco. “Don’t panic when you have lice since they are a nuisance but not dangerous.” 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 – South San Francisco is Millbrae, San Bruno, Daily City, Colma, South San Francisco, San Francisco, and Pacifica’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, the non-toxic and pesticide-free AirAllé treatments are the most effective against ‘super lice’.”
Pesticide-free and non-toxic mean that scary home remedies need not apply. “We want to bring the good news to our community that their families don’t have to struggle with head lice any longer,” says Jackie Huynh. “For anyone who has tried and failed to treat head lice on their own, our professional technicians can end your struggles in as little as 60 minutes with the fastest, safest, 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 950,000 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 – South San Francisco is located at 1001 Sneath Lane, Suite 107, San Bruno, CA 94066 and is open 7 days per week by appointment. Call (650) 457-8747 or visit www.LiceClinicsSF.com for more information or to schedule an appointment.