Can scabies cause falling hair?
A severe infestation of scabies in the scalp can cause hair loss. This is due to increased itching that breaks the hair or repeated treatment that will cause the hair to fall out.
Should my car be treated for scabies as well?
We spend a lot of time in the car sitting in one area. This is the perfect opportunity for scabies mites to burrow into the seat and infest another person.
Is it possible for to get scabies in ears and eyes?
Yes, it is possible to get scabies in ears and eyes. Normal scabies infestations are not known to go to the head. They are usually located from the neck down. Some heavy infestations of Norwegian or crusted scabies could travel into the head or face but it is very rare.