Larada Sciences is a Salt Lake City, Utah-based company dedicated to the eradication of head lice. It has built the world's largest network of lice-removal professionals. Its flagship product, the FDA-cleared AirAllé® device, kills head lice and 99.2 percent of their eggs in a single, 30-minute treatment. The company is a spin-out from the University of Utah that was formed in 2006.
The Larada name is derived from the founders' names: Larry Rigby (executive chairman), Randall Block (president and COO), and Dale Clayton, Ph.D. (lead scientist and technology inventor).