Robi Comb, a small electronic comb to "zap" head lice

Some parents and school nurses are now using Robi Comb, a small electronic comb to "zap" head lice.

Robi Comb runs off an AA battery. It detects lice in the hair and zaps them with a small electrical charge. It costs about $30.

Studies suggest Robi Comb works about as well as lice shampoos...but both only kill the hatched lice.

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