Navigation Links
'Super Lice' Repelled by All-Natural Products First Ever Independent Study Shows
Date:5/13/2009

ROSEMARY REPEL(R) Shows Stellar 92 Percent Effective Rate; First For Non-Chemical Treatment

PASSAIC, N.J., May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- As "super lice" become more resistant to some pharmaceutical remedies, a just released, independent study reveals that the all-natural head lice product line, Rosemary Repel Hair Care, has an over 92% effective rate in preventing lice from infesting hair follicles.

In an in-vitro research project using live lice, it was determined that Rosemary Repel Spray, marketed under the brand name Fairy Tales Hair Care for Children was highly effective in warding off lice from a treated hair sample.

Lice Solutions Resource Network, Inc., a nonprofit organization specializing in research, community education, as well as strand-by-strand removal treatments of head lice, conducted the new, independent in-vitro efficacy study.

"We believe this is the first independent research on a product with natural ingredients that deter head lice as opposed to chemical lice removal," according to Katie Shepherd, principal investigator and executive director.

The controlled tests involved placing two tufts of hair on either side of a midline drawn in 55 Petri dishes. Each dish contained one hair tuft treated with water and the other with one of four Rosemary Repel products (Spray, Gel, Conditioner and Shampoo) over 24 hours. The lice were placed on the midline and their position observed at predetermined intervals. According to Ms. Shepherd, "We determined that the product claims of repelling lice from human hair indeed have efficacy, based on our extensive testing."

Three other Rosemary Repel products achieved similarly significant results in resisting lice. Those products were Rosemary Repel Gel, Rosemary Repel Conditioner and Rosemary Repel Shampoo which when combined with Rosemary Repel Spray can increase the effectiveness to almost 100%.

"In the past, there has been anecdotal evidence that citronella, rosemary, eucalyptus, piperonal and lavender have been indicated as useful for the prevention of head lice infestations," explains Risa Barash, executive director at Fairy Tales Hair Care. "It is important for us to have the first and only validation that the Rosemary Repel products work as advertised in preventing lice and when used together daily are safe, highly effective and appealing."

About Fairy Tales Hair Care for Children

Founded in 1999, Fairy Tales Hair Care Products have been producing their line of organic Rosemary Repel(R) products which include a complete line of shampoos and conditioners, gels and sprays that can be used daily. The products are all-natural and layer hair with fragrant herbs to help repel head lice. Fairy Tales Hair Care products are sold internationally in thousands of salons and pharmacies and on the web.

Headquartered in Passaic, New Jersey, Fairy Tales Hair Care is the U.S. leader in all-natural lice prevention hair care products that are safe, non-toxic and can be used daily all year-round. For more information, call (888) 244-1990, or www.fairytaleshaircare.com.

Contact: Risa Barash (888) 244-1990 or Risa@Fairytaleshaircare.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Fairy Tales Hair Care, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Fiber Technology Products that Help Combat Spread of Superbugs Now Available to the Consumer Market
2. Cardiac Patients Take NASA Super Plastic to Heart
3. RN Super Union Takes Next Step in Building Strong National Voice for Nurses With Focus on Organizing
4. MMI Investments Issues Letter to Chemed Stockholders Illustrating the Superior Qualifications of the MMI Nominees
5. Arbitrator Calls Fresno Board of Supervisors Planned Cuts to Homecare Workers Perverse; Orders Cuts Reduced
6. Ask Supermodel Kate Moss... Serious Dangers are Lurking in Nail Salons
7. NKTR-105 Demonstrates Superior Antitumor Activity and Improved Pharmacokinetics Over Docetaxel in Preclinical Studies Presented at AACR
8. Discount Medical Supplies Superstore Announces Newly Updated Website: Easy Shopping, Hundreds of Top Brands
9. Mersanas Second Development Candidate, XMT-1107, Shows Superior Pharmacokinetics and Anti-Tumor Activity in Studies Presented at American Association of Cancer Research Meeting
10. Selecciones Magazine Names Lucero and Laura Posada as Supermamas of 2009
11. UnitedLex Announces Strategic Alliance with Oval Ideas to Enable Superior Patent Analytics
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/25/2017)... Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) , ... April 25, ... ... technology, announces the addition of predictive analytics to its patient care management module. ... therapy compliance even before a patient has been initiated on continuous positive airway ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... ... April 24, 2017 , ... Emmanuel College is introducing ... advance their careers. Beginning in the fall of 2017, Emmanuel’s program will allow registered ... few as 16 months and for as little as $14,528. These changes will enable ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... Houston, TX (PRWEB) , ... April 24, 2017 , ... ... Holocaust Memorial Museum today to honor the victims of the Holocaust and Nazi persecution, ... remembrance ceremonies at Hadamar and Auschwitz on its CMATH Champions trip to Germany and ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... ... 24, 2017 , ... Sean Fay is the undisputed king of the infomercial. ... and the George Foreman Grill (which sold more than 100 million units worldwide), he ... years. , Now, due to changes in the broadcast media landscape, the once ever-present ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... ... April 24, 2017 , ... My T Chai, a ... products are now available for purchase on RevNutrition.com, a popular website specializing in sales ... produced and popularized in ancient India and Siam. It spread across Asia and Africa ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/18/2017)...  Cardinal Health (NYSE: CAH ) today ... per share (EPS) guidance and providing a preliminary view ... with this morning,s announcement of the planned acquisition of ... businesses. Cardinal Health now believes that fiscal ... the bottom of its previous guidance range of $5.35 ...
(Date:4/18/2017)... April 18, 2017 Viverae ® , a ... the integration of IBM ® Watson Campaign Automation, ... targeted communications for a personalized experience. Through digital engagement, ... their health in real time. The enhanced experience drives ... to members, wherever they are in their journey to ...
(Date:4/18/2017)... , April 18, 2017  Astute Medical, Inc., developer ... series to be presented at the 2017 National Kidney ... today and continues through April 22. Physicians will present ... used to assess risk for acute kidney injury (AKI) ... failure (ADHF). Elevated levels of TIMP-2 ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: