See how others have treated their kids' lice and find out the best solution for you. Don't forget to rate the products you like!



Doctor Safety Rating

Safe for adults and children
older than six months Notice

Children under six months and pregnant/nursing women should consult a doctor.

Product Description

The active ingredient in Sklice is ivermectin. Ivermectin is a broad-spectrum anti-parasite medication. Sklice is a topical treatment formulated specifically for head lice and approved by the FDA. It is applied as a single dose to dry hair and then rinsed out after 10 minutes. Clinical data shows that Sklice is effective at treating lice infestations and safe to use on children as young as six months of age. It is available by prescription only.

How do I get it?

Call your doctor or pediatrician for a prescription.

Back to filter »

20 reviews

1 Star 2 Stars 3 Stars 4 Stars 5 Stars

Anonymous user
April 3, 2013

Simple to use and fast acting!


1 Star 2 Stars 3 Stars 4 Stars

May 23, 2013



1 Star 2 Stars 3 Stars 4 Stars

May 23, 2013

Bought it for the name. Drop the lice like Skrillex drops the bass.


1 Star 2 Stars 3 Stars 4 Stars

May 23, 2013

This product worked well and was fast and not too messy!!


1 Star 2 Stars 3 Stars 4 Stars

May 23, 2013

Does this stuff reall work. I'm curious?


1 Star 2 Stars 3 Stars 4 Stars

May 23, 2013



1 Star 2 Stars 3 Stars 4 Stars

May 23, 2013

I never used live treatments before and this one worked great. It was easy to use and not at all smelly. It got the job done easily and quickly. I'd definitely buy it again if I had to.


1 Star 2 Stars 3 Stars 4 Stars

Constance Kelley
May 26, 2014

Very expensive -- insurance doesn't cover. Easy to use. But, in three weeks lice were back, even after the bedclothes were washed, carpets cleaned, and stuffed animals bagged up for 3 weeks. We were so bummed. We had hoped this would finally end the cycle; it didn't.


1 Star 2 Stars 3 Stars 4 Stars

July 8, 2014

Good. I had lice and needed to get rid of it, and this worked. It bangaranged the lice to pieces.


1 Star 2 Stars 3 Stars 4 Stars

July 10, 2014

It was very expensive even with good insurance and I used it twice and still found nits. Very unhappy!


1 Star 2 Stars 3 Stars 4 Stars

August 4, 2014

Not worth the time or money!


1 Star 2 Stars 3 Stars 4 Stars

August 11, 2014

If you comb out 24 hours after the treatment and then again a week later. You reach 100% efficacy. No way to premanantly effect lice removal without combing- sorry.

1 Star 2 Stars 3 Stars 4 Stars

August 28, 2014

Easy to apply. But my daughter is Mexican and has lots of hair and it's super thick! I barley had enough to finish maybe make it a little more amount. Other than that her insurance covered it all (320) dollars. And it was easy to wash out!

1 Star 2 Stars 3 Stars 4 Stars

August 29, 2014

I will DEF give sklice a five star rating!!! I was prescribed twice, the generic brand of lice shampoo from their doctors, from our insurance. TO NO AVAIL it did NOT work! I was frustrated! Then when I went to the pediatricians I noticed a pamphlet for sklice. Thank goodness, I did. I haggled and felt like I had to make drug deals with my insurance to cover some of it! I paid out of pocket but WORTH the cost!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! The lice WERE GONE! Obviously lice medication alone will not rid lice. I kept a schedule of brushing and picking out the lice and nits. However, Sklice is what helped rid my kids of lice. The other stuff didn't even phase the lice! My kids are lice free and have been! I will always recommend this product!

1 Star 2 Stars 3 Stars 4 Stars

September 19, 2014

I just used this and not sure what to do i comb the hair over and over? if i see little things but not live bugs does that mean it didn't work? please help someone tell me what i should do AFTER the 10 minutes and rinsing of this product

1 Star 2 Stars 3 Stars 4 Stars

November 6, 2014

It was prescribed to my whole fam and I am going bald from my sides after using it, I had a severe allergic reaction to it!!!

1 Star 2 Stars 3 Stars 4 Stars

November 11, 2014

Didn't work at all. It was pointless and a waste of my time.


1 Star 2 Stars 3 Stars 4 Stars

November 22, 2014

Very VERY expensive and not effective. We have a doctor in the family and he had us all use this. Six family members. We followed the instructions to a "T". Added the extra expense of washing everything, and dry cleaning the even more stuff, bagged all the toys at once and put them in the garage for a two week stay in below zero weather. We also bought spray for the furniture and rugs. Vacuumn like crazy the furniture the rugs, the toy boxes the stuffed animals were in. We found live lice on both our teenage girls hair the day after the treatment. They did not return to school we kept them home.

1 Star 2 Stars 3 Stars 4 Stars

January 23, 2015

Very easy to use! Seems to work well the 2nd time too. *Make sure you throw away your old pillow, fyi. *The lice may still be present but after 2 days you can shampoo your hair again and that should do it. *You can feel it working as you put the lotion on. *I would ask your doctor for one additional refill, in case you get re-infected within one year, you can treat it ASAP!

1 Star 2 Stars 3 Stars 4 Stars

Katherine Brown
February 25, 2015

used having issues this product last still having problems today -why

I was sooooo discouraged after using this product------it didn't do anything to eliminate the problem-------very expensive-------this is not a good product

Read more reviews »

Rate & Review

Full Name:*
Your Review:*
Your Rating:*
Sklice Sklice
Rated 4/5 based on 8 customer reviews