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Demodex Hair Mite Infestation Humans

Demodex hair mite infestation on humans | Ungex

So, what’s it all about? Lets start by saying that, having a few Demodex mites present on your person doesn’t necessarily sentence you to a life full of unexplained itching, hair loss, acne or any of the symptoms they cause per say. However, a few mites can multiply very quickly and lead to Demodex Hair […]

What do Demodex hair mites look like?

Shape of Demodex mites | Ungex

What do Demodex hair mites look like? What do Demodex hair mites look like, you ask? Well, because they are invisible to the eye, unless aided by a microscope many people are curious as to what is actually going on with hair mites and how they look. The adult Demodex mites usually are around 0.3 […]

How To Treat Demodex Mites In Humans

Why it’s important to treat Demodex mites in humans. Demodex mites are contagious. Often, one of the first questions we get asked is, are Demodex mites contagious in humans? In short, yes they are. They are transferred through either physical contact or the sharing of personal care items such as hairbrushes, bedding, towels, etc. so […]

Why Tea Tree Oil won’t kill Demodex

Why Tea Tree oil not kill Demodex mites | Ungex

Why Tea Tree Oil won’t kill Demodex populations in humans. We often get asked why Tea Tree Oil won’t kill Demodex populations in humans effectively and is quite simple: Because of the nature of where Demodex mites live (deep under the skin), Tea Tree Oil alone is not enough to ensure the full elimination of […]

Live Demodex Q&A every week with Ungex

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  Live Demodex Q&A every week with Ungex. Join us to get your most burning questions answered about Demodex mites, their symptoms, and treatment- new topics every week! Tune in at 10am every Wednesday AEST.