Tag Archives: Hair mites

Demodex Mites on Children

Demodex and Children | Ungex

As a Demodex consultant at Ungex, I frequently get questions from worried mothers about infesting their children with Demodex mites. In this post, we will cover the topic of Demodex mites on children to provide answers for mothers who fear their children can get it as well. But first, let’s take a brief look again […]

How Long Does It Take to Get Rid of Demodex Mites?

Remove Demodex Period | Ungex

It’s a question we get often here at Ungex and the truth is that there is no one answer, it is based on the circumstance of the individual. To understand the treatment period for Demodex and how long it takes to get rid of them, first you have to understand their life-cycle and life-span (yes, […]

The Relation Between Alopecia and Demodex Mites

Alopecia | Demodex Treatment | Ungex

What is alopecia? Alopecia is an autoimmune condition of hair loss that occurs in one or multiple areas of the scalp, face, and/or body. There are various reasons and causes to hair loss, which can include stress, psychological disorders, hormones, iron deficiency, malnutrition due to certain diets, radiation therapy, and exposure or consumption of some […]

What Are Eyelash Lice?

Eyelash mite | Ungex

Eyelash lice/mites are very common among people, especially people who suffer from low immune system. These mites’ name is Demodex mites. What are Demodex mites? Demodex are microscopic mites that lives under the skin of almost all human being and feeds from hair follicles. If their population is low, then it won’t draw your attention […]

What Do Demodex Mites Eat?

Demodex Food | Ungex

You may ask yourself why Demodex mites, these tiny mites select human beings. It’s very simple! They make use of what is inside our skin layers and eat its nutrition. How do Demodex mites make use of us? They eat! Some believe they eat sebum, but others think that such a diet wouldn’t be nutritious enough […]