These are also called crab lice or “crabs” pubic lice are parasitic insects found primarily in the pubic or genital area of humans. Pubic lice feed on your blood and their bites can cause severe itching
Pubic lice usually are found in the genital area on pubic hair, but they may occasionally be found on other coarse body hair, such as hair on the legs, armpits, beard, mustache, eyebrows and eyelashes.
Symptoms of Pubic lice
Itching is the most common symptom of a pubic lice infestation. Because itching often leads to scratching, multiple small scars may also be present .This can worsen at night when the lice become active
What are the Treatments available?
In over the counter lotions or shampoos don’t kill your pubic lice; doctor may prescribe stronger treatments, such as