Nitty Gritty Head Lice Defence Spray 250ml


Nitty Gritty Head Lice Defence Spray 250ml

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£3.99 UK Delivery FREE over £50.00. Delivery usually in 3 days


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Head Lice Repellent Spray with a chosen blend of Essential Oils

Nitty Gritty Head Lice Defence Spray contains a carefully chosen blend of Essential Oils that smells nice to people but not to Head Lice. Because head lice rely on their sense of smell to detect new Hair, Head Lice Defence masks your hair's unique aroma and prevents lice from migrating from their original host.

  • 250ml.
  • Atomiser spray.
  • Award-winning.
  • Eco & family friendly.
  • Gently fragranced with lavender.
  • Suitable for adults & children over the age of 2 years.

Nitty Gritty Head Lice Defence Spray 250ml keeps hair fragranced, soft, shiny de-tangled and in tip-top condition. It is suitable for the whole family, including children over the age of two years, and is gently fragranced with Lavender.


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What are head lice?

Head lice are are tiny wingless insects which can manifest on the human scalp and feed exclusively on human blood. These small grey-brown or whitish lice can often be difficult to spot (even after close inspection), and are a common issue for school children aged 4-11 years. Head lice can spread by direct head to head contact, where they climb from one person's hair to another's.

What are nits?

Nits are the empty egg or young form of a head louse attached to a persons hair.

What can I do to prevent head lice?

Though head lice are relatively harmless, they can be irritating and frustrating to live with if not suitably treated. Head lice sprays and lotions should only be used if you find a live louse in the hair (regular detection combing on a weekly basis will help with this). When lice are removed from the hair and scalp they tend to die within a 12-24 hour period.

Directions of use


Before use, check the hair is free from lice. Apply every day before school, work or play. Spray generously onto hair from a distance of about 12 inches - especially behind the ears, at the nape of the neck and the crown of the head. Allow to dry naturally. 


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Aqua, Dimethicone Copolyol, Amodimthicone, Panthenol, Tideceth-12, Glycerin, Cetrimonium Chloride, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender oil), Azadirachta indica (Neem oil), Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree Oil), Triethanolamine, Disoidium Edta, Magnesium Chloride, Magnesium Nitrate, Methylchloroisothiazolinone, Methylisothiazolinone.


Orders under £50:

Royal Mail £3.99 delivery within 1-3 working days from dispatch.


Orders over £50:

Free Delivery within 1-3 working days from dispatch.


UK delivery charges are charged at a flat rate. This means regardless of what you order, they will not increase. Standard UK £3.99 delivery is sent using the Royal Mail TRACKED 48HR service and your order will be delivered within 2-3 days. Free UK delivery is sent either by Royal Mail TRACKED 48HR or via a Courier. For international deliveries please check our delivery page .

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