My oldest son has dreadlocks in his hair; he wanted them for a whole year before we started the locking process, and today, at about 4 inches long, he wears them quite proudly. Sure, they are gorgeous (at least to me!) but my fear now that he is in public school is a random attack of...dreaded lice! CM newcomer AmyNB is living my worst nightmare.
Not one, but three of her daughters have the pesky condition, and she's totally desperate for help. There's a lot of info out there on lice; pharmaceutical treatments, home remedies, etc. But you can be pretty sure that on this one, moms know best. Any sound advice for AmyNB or any other mom who suddenly finds herself on lice patrol?