Did you know that a skin condition is the most common reason for a trip to the doctor's office?
Some head lice are surviving treatment. The type of treatment that you can buy without a prescription, that is.
If you see crawling lice after finishing treatment, you should see a dermatologist. In the past 3 to 5 years, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved different treatments for head lice. These treatments are effective and easier to use. But they require a prescription.
To learn more about treating head lice, read Head lice: Diagnosis, treatment, and outcome.
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