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Why LiceDoctors?

  • LiceDoctors makes house calls
  • Over 450,000 clients treated
  • Pricing lower than salons
  • Covered by FSA/HSAs
  • Medical doctor on staff
  • 30 day guarantee
  • Chemical-free protocols
  • A+ rating with the BBB
  • Available 365 days and nights
  • Totally confidential

Are you a Schaumburg and Elgin area resident dealing with a lice problem?

Simply call or schedule an appointment with LiceDoctors and we will dispatch an expert lice technician to your home. Our Schaumburg and Elgin lice treatment service uses an all natural treatment that will leave you lice-free.

We are the most experienced and cost-effective lice removal service in the area; we have treated hundreds of thousands of clients over 20 years. LiceDoctors operates under the guidance of a board-certified, on-staff medical doctor and we back our service with a full guarantee! Let's get an expert lice technician to your house today to treat you in absolute privacy.

Why Choose LiceDoctors in Schaumburg or Elgin?

It’s a dreaded situation – your kids have just been sent home from school with a note that says they have head lice. When did they get them? Who did they get them from? Does my 2 year old have them too? Do I have them?
Don’t panic. Head lice don’t transmit any human diseases, and with LiceDoctors all natural, proven treatment they can quickly be eliminated from your Schaumburg or Elgin home, and life can return to normal.
We want you to understand that there are a lot of myths and bad science surrounding head lice. The biggest is that the over-the-counter or prescription shampoos are effective at killing the lice and getting rid of the eggs (nits). Sadly, they don’t. With many decades of use, these chemical pesticides have lost their efficacy as the bugs have become immune to them. And, they were never effective at penetrating the eggs (nits) – no matter what the side of the box says. Many of the “home remedies” you may hear about from friends and family (or YouTube) May have some benefit, but are rarely implemented properly. They are not regulated by the FDA and may carry potential side effects or be difficult to work with.

LiceDoctors in Schaumburg and Elgin will come to your home and work our magic on you as we have for 500,000 other happy clients. Call us at 312-765-7266 and one of our head lice expert dispatchers can answer any of your questions, and have a professional head lice removal technician come to clear your family’s head lice within hours – relieving you from those unwanted pests. Technicians are ready and available days and nights any day of the year.

Pricing in Schaumburg and Elgin

LiceDoctors is the most convenient lice treatment and makes house calls for less!

  • You pay $199 for the first hour of treatment from a LiceDoctors technician – which includes up to 50 miles of travel each way to your Schaumburg or Elgin home.
  • To continue to have your whole family treated is $99 per hour, which guarantees everyone is lice free. (This is charged at $24.75 per 15 minutes.).
  • A family of four usually costs around $300-$400, and averages about 2.5 to 3 hours depending on how many lice and nits are in the hair, how many people are in your family, and how long the hair is.
  • Other local lice treatment services charge you by the head, which can be quite a bit more expensive—charging as you much as $700 for a family of four!

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Schaumburg and Elgin FAQs

What are the symptoms of head lice?
Some people have very itchy scalps as a result of head lice, while other people have no symptoms at all. Since head lice scoot quickly in the hair, they are harder to find than lice eggs (nits). Using a bright light, or the Schaumburg or Elgin sunlight, look for translucent brown eggs that are pasted to the hair shaft with a sticky substance that makes them hard to remove.
How often should I check my kids for head lice?
If you live anywhere in the Chicagoland area, then you know how common head lice are. To stay ahead of the situation, we recommend that you check your children for lice at least once a week. It can help to use a bit of magnification, inexpensive reading glasses are great. Carefully comb through the hair making consecutive small parts to systematically look near the roots at all the hair on your child’s head. Head lice lay their eggs very close to the scalp and you may see them as tiny bumps on the side of the hair shaft. Nits won’t blow or brush away because of the way they are glued in place when they are laid. If you find lice or nits, or just want help in being sure, you can call for a LiceDoctors technician to come to your Schaumburg or Elgin home and teach you how to check for head lice.
Do pets carry head lice?
No, head lice cannot live on your cat, dog, hamster, parakeet, or any other household pet. Head lice and nits (eggs) only live on human heads. The claws of pediculus humanus capitis are uniquely designed to hold onto human hair, and if one should happen to fall onto a dog or cat or other pet, it would not be able to hold on and would quickly fall on the floor. LiceDoctors technicians in Schaumburg and Elgin are experts on head lice and provide comprehensive education regarding the life cycle and habits of these unwelcome intruders.

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Client Testimonials

  • “After learning my two children had lice I immediately looked for a professional. The first few I tried were not able to fix my problem and even wanted me to pay them to come back and reassess what they hadn’t done right in the first place. I found LiceDoctors and was instantly relieved. They came to my home and took over my problem. I can’t express how much weight they lifted.”  Taylor L. in Schaumberg, Illinois

  • “Not knowing much about lice, I lived with the problem for over a month. After asking around, a friend recommended LiceDoctors. They came to me and educated me while they got rid of the lice. I really appreciated how respectful and kind they were. The tech was knowledgeable and available, even weeks after to answer any questions I had. Great organization!”  Gail A. in Elgin, IL.

  • “We had used LiceDoctors three years ago with great success. When my older daughter started complaining about being itchy I knew exactly what to do. After confirming that she did, in fact, have a case of head lice, I called them right away. Tonya came to my house very soon after the call and worked diligently and actively to clear us. She did a great job. I always recommend LiceDoctors to my friends. Also compared to the prices I have heard other friends have paid at salons, this company is an absolute bargain!”  Colin D. in Hoffman Estates, IL.

Lice Tips

Sports and Lice Transmission

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While sports can be a wonderful activity for kids, it does come with the downside of increasing the risk of lice transmission.

School Policy

Schaumberg and Elgin School Lice Policies

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Schaumberg School District The district no longer has a “no nit” lice policy. Children with lice will be allowed to remain in school until the end of the day. They are expected to be treated at home and if so they may return to school the next day. School personnel will handle the situation privately and with discretion.

The Lice Treatment Process

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Getting rid of head lice does not have to be a stressful experience. Let LiceDoctors take the burden off of you with our chemical-free, safe, effective, and fully guaranteed lice treatment service. We have successfully treated thousands of families and we can help you today!

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