Lice treatment at home, tips on how to remove head lice eggs: Caring for children requires knowledge of a variety of things, including, unfortunately, how to remove nits, or head lice eggs. Head lice is not a sign of poor parenting. Some mothers may find it embarrassing, but head lice are a common childhood experience, just like colds or scraped knees. And once a child in a household gets lice, it is likely that the rest of the family will catch them too, unless addressed immediately. The important thing is to know what to do when your child gets head lice and try to avoid future infestations. Here's how to remove head lice eggs. Waysandhow.