These still pictures and images of head lice and nit eggs let you see what these
insects look like close up.
The head lice and nits are very, very small. Look at the image showing the pencil
point to get a size comparison. A head lice nymph will easily sit on a pin head.
These images of head lice and nit egg cases have been taken with a digital optical
microscope at magnifications between x10 and x60. For images and pictures of head
lice and nits using a scanning electron microscope use the links.