The 10 Best Lice Elimination Kits

Updated December 15, 2016 by Brett Dvoretz

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10. Happyheads Bye-Bye Lice

The eight-ounce bottle of treatment in the Happyheads Bye-Bye Lice is enough for 12 to 16 applications, so it can easily treat a small family. It includes four disposable hair caps, too, and the whole thing is biodegradable. Unfortunately, the comb is flimsy.
  • product is fda registered
  • hypoallergenic formula
  • sometimes requires several uses
Brand Happyheads Bye-Bye Lice
Weight 12.8 ounces
Rating 3.9 / 5.0

9. Ladibugs Hair Bug Elimination

The Ladibugs Hair Bug Elimination contains a light mint serum that just needs to sit on dry hair for 15 minutes before being rinsed out, along with a nit-eradicating mousse and a solid metal comb. The peppermint formula soothes the scalp, too.
  • contains moisturizing olive oil
  • entire process takes 30 minutes
  • pricey for a one-person only kit
Brand Ladibugs
Model pending
Weight 12.8 ounces
Rating 3.9 / 5.0

8. Rid Complete

The Rid Complete boasts a unique comb that has tightly packed teeth on one side and looser ones on the other, making it perfect for combing through hair and lifting eggs or lice on the spot just by flipping it over. Plus the shampoo doesn't leave behind any residue.
  • includes bed bug and dust mite spray
  • treatment smells like licorice
  • only treats one infestation
Brand Rid
Model 81082570
Weight 12.8 ounces
Rating 4.2 / 5.0

7. Lice Lifters Whole Family

The Lice Lifters Whole Family can remove nits before they hatch into bugs. It uses a moose to loosen lice nits so that its micro-grooved, stainless steel comb can then lift them out with ease. The treatment kills lice within minutes.
  • very durable comb
  • two-year shelf life
  • can leave hair greasy
Brand Lice Lifters
Model pending
Weight 1.3 pounds
Rating 4.0 / 5.0

6. Hyland's Homeopathic Quit Nits

The Hyland's Homeopathic Quit Nits is a simple two-step kit that first kills lice and then prevents reinfestation. Combing is not required to use the kit, so it can be good for fidgety children who won't let you brush through their hair.
  • does not contain gmos
  • treatment cream can go on dry hair
  • hasn't been reviewed by the fda
Brand Hyland's Homeopathic
Model 814399000110
Weight 4.8 ounces
Rating 4.0 / 5.0

5. Levia Health Emergency

The Levia Health Emergency is used by lice removal professionals and contains enough product to treat multiple breakouts. It has a nit magnifier with a large viewing area, and a rod for moving hair aside, as well as large clips and clamps.
  • safe for color treated hair
  • money-back guarantee
  • made in the usa
Brand LEVIA Health
Model pending
Weight 2.3 pounds
Rating 4.3 / 5.0

4. Clearlice Family Size

The Clearlice Family Size is ideal for a family with several children who can easily spread lice between each other. The products in the kit can eliminate lice from an infected person's head and home in one day, with its house spray, shampoo, and conditioner.
  • comes with a laundry additive
  • treats up to six people
  • ph balanced formula
Brand Clearlice
Model pending
Weight 7.4 pounds
Rating 4.1 / 5.0

3. Fairy Tales Survival

The Fairy Tales Survival is a double pack, which includes a treatment that is gentle on one's head, a repelling conditioning spray that prevents further infestation, a separating clip, and a nit-free removal comb that doesn't snag hair.
  • spray bottle creates a good mist
  • dissolves sticky nit glue
  • free of common allergens
Brand Fairy Tales
Weight 13.6 ounces
Rating 4.7 / 5.0

2. Head Hunters Naturals Pro

The Head Hunters Naturals Pro is safe to use on one's scalp even after other treatments have been applied and failed. The 32-ounce bottle, with its easy pump head, should help you through a few lice breakouts and kills all stages of the bug.
  • effective economical option
  • includes a protective cap
  • destroys a louse from the inside
Brand Head Hunters Naturals
Model pending
Weight pending
Rating 4.7 / 5.0

1. Meticulice Professional

The Meticulice Professional includes every item you could possibly need to remove lice, including hair clips to pin up thicker locks and LED magnifying glasses to better see the little bugs. Plus all of the products are entirely nontoxic.
  • includes a detangling spray
  • leaves a pleasant scent
  • dual language instructions
Model pending
Weight 1.3 pounds
Rating 4.5 / 5.0

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Last updated on December 15, 2016 by Brett Dvoretz

A wandering writer who spends as much time on the road as behind the computer screen, Brett can either be found hacking furiously away at the keyboard or perhaps enjoying a whiskey and coke on some exotic beach, sometimes both simultaneously, usually with a four-legged companion by his side. He hopes to one day become a modern day renaissance man.

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