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Product Name: Veet Spray On Cream Hair Remover for Legs & Body, Essential Oils & Velvet Rose-10/02/2013
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Personal Care » body hair removal » Skin Care
Customer Service: 800-228-4722
Date Entered: 2015-11-30
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Reckitt Benckiser, Inc.
Address: Morris Corporate Center IV 399 Interpace Parkway
City: Parsippany
State: NJ
Zip Code: 07054
Telephone Number: 973-404-2600
Fax Number: 973-404-5700
Toll Free Number: 800-228-4722
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-14
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The following information (Health Effects, Handling/Disposal, and Ingredients) is taken from the product label and/or the (Material) Safety Data Sheet, (M)SDS, prepared by the manufacturer. The National Library of Medicine does not test products nor does it evaluate information from the product label or the (M)SDS. (What is an (M)SDS?) (Complete (M)SDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: This product is regulated by the US FDA as a personal care cosmetic. CAREFULLY follow directions for use. Designed for use on legs, arms, underarms & bikini line, but not suitable for use on the face, head, breast, perianal or genital areas or on any other body parts. Do not use on moles, scars, spotty, broken, irritated or sunburnt skin, on skin depilated in the last 72 HOURS or on skin which has suffered an adverse reaction to hair removal creams in the past. Check with your doctor before using if you are on any medication which can affect the skin or if you suffer from any skin related disorder. Before each use, TEST YOUR SKIN REACTION by applying the cream to a small area, following the directions and precautions on the leaflet. Never spray near the face or directly onto the underarms or bikini line. Avoid contact with the eyes, in case of contact with the eyes immediately rinse with plenty of water and seek medical advice. Product may cause surfaces to become slippery. Avoid spillage on carpets, clothes and flooring. In case of ingestion, consult a doctor immediately and show the outer pack. CAUTION. Contents under pressure. Do not place in hot water or near radiators, stoves or other sources of heat. Do not puncture or incinerate container or store at temperatures over 104 deg F / 40 deg C. Keep away from sources of ignition - No smoking. Contains butane/propane. Protect from sunlight. Do not expose to temperatures exceeding 104 deg F / 40 deg C. Store preferably between 41 deg F / 5 deg C and 77 deg F / 25 deg C. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview

This product is regulated by the US FDA as a personal care cosmetic. CAREFULLY follow directions for use. Designed for use on legs, arms, underarms & bikini line, but not suitable for use on the face, head, breast, perianal or genital areas or on any other body parts. Do not use on moles, scars, spotty, broken, irritated or sunburnt skin, on skin depilated in the last 72 HOURS or on skin which has suffered an adverse reaction to hair removal creams in the past. Check with your doctor before using if you are on any medication which can affect the skin or if you suffer from any skin related disorder. Before each use, TEST YOUR SKIN REACTION by applying the cream to a small area, following the directions and precautions on the leaflet. Never spray near the face or directly onto the underarms or bikini line. Avoid contact with the eyes, in case of contact with the eyes immediately rinse with plenty of water and seek medical advice. Product may cause surfaces to become slippery. Avoid spillage on carpets, clothes and flooring. In case of ingestion, consult a doctor immediately and show the outer pack. CAUTION. Contents under pressure. Do not place in hot water or near radiators, stoves or other sources of heat. Do not puncture or incinerate container or store at temperatures over 104 deg F / 40 deg C. Keep away from sources of ignition - No smoking. Contains butane/propane. Protect from sunlight. Do not expose to temperatures exceeding 104 deg F / 40 deg C. Store preferably between 41 deg F / 5 deg C and 77 deg F / 25 deg C. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

Potential Health Effects

Routes of exposure: Eye, Skin contact, Inhalation, Ingestion.

Eye Contact: Will cause severe irritation.

Skin Contact:Prolonged contact may cause chemical burns. Not expected to be a skin sensitizer.

Inhalation:Droplets of cream when sprayed are above normal inhalation limits for hazard from inhalation.

Ingestion: Could cause blistering of the mucous membrane.

Signs and Symptoms: Symptoms may include redness, edema, drying, defatting and cracking of the skin.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

The finished product is not expected to have chronic health effects.
Carcinogenicity: The finished product is not expected to have chronic health effects.
First Aid: Eye Contact: Avoid contact with eyes. In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice. Remove contact lenses and continue rinsing.

Skin Contact: Discontinue use if irritation and redness develop. If condition persists for more than 72 hours, consult a physician. In case of accidental and excess application of the product, rinse with water.

Inhalation: Not an anticipated route of exposure. Move victim to fresh air. If symptoms persist, obtain medical attention.

Ingestion: In case of ingestion, seek medical advice immediately and show outer pack. Do not induce vomiting. Immediately rinse mouth out with water. Drink one pint (500mL) of water unless there is evidence of burns or difficulty swallowing.

Notes to Physician: Treat patient symptomatically.

General Advice: If you feel unwell, seek medical advice (show the label where possible). Ensure that medical personnel are aware of the material(s) involved, and take precautions to protect themselves. Show this safety data sheet to the doctor in attendance. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep out of reach of children
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 0
Reactivity Rating: 0
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2013-10-02
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Ensure adequate ventilation. Avoid contact with eyes. Never spray near face. Do NOT use on scars, varicose veins, moles, spotty broken, irritated, sunburnt skin or on skin which has been depilated in the last 72 hours or on skin which has suffered an adverse reaction to hair removal creams in the past. Before each use, TEST YOUR SKIN REACTION. Use good industrial hygiene practices in handling this material. When using do not eat or drink. Rinse your skin thoroughly with water after use. Contents under pressure. Keep away from sources of ignition - No smoking. Do not place in hot water or near radiators, stoves or other sources of heat. Do not puncture or incinerate container. Avoid spillage on carpets, clothes and flooring. Use according to package label instructions. Keep out of reach of children. Store in a closed container away from incompatible materials. Keep from freezing. Protect from direct sunlight and extreme heat. Keep container upright. Do not expose to temperatures exceeding 40 deg C. Store at temperatures between +5 deg C minimum and +25 deg C.
Disposal: Dispose in accordance with all applicable regulations. Dispose of empty packaging with normal household trash.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Fragrance(s)/perfume(s)000000-00-1
Acrylic/Acrylate copolymer000000-60-6
Glycerin000056-81-52.5-10.0
Urea000057-13-62.5-10.0
Propane000074-98-6
Isobutane000075-28-5
Linalool000078-70-6
Hexyl Cinnamal000101-86-0
Butane000106-97-8
Sodium gluconate000527-07-1
Calcium hydroxide001305-62-02.5-10.0
Potassium hydroxide001310-58-3
Almond oil008007-69-0
PPG-11 stearyl ether025231-21-4
Potassium thioglycolate034452-51-22.5-10.0
Cetostearyl alcohol067762-27-01.0-2.5
Alcohols, C16-18, ethoxylated068439-49-6
Butyrospermum Parkii194043-92-0
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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