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Product Information
Product Name: Brazilian Blowout Acai Professional Smoothing Solution-03/21/2013
Form: liquid
Product Category: Personal Care » hair straightener » Hair Care
Customer Service: 877-779-7706
Date Entered: 2014-11-24
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Brazilian Blowout (Distributor)
Address: 6855 Tujunga Avenue
City: North Hollywood
State: CA
Zip Code: 91605
Telephone Number: 818-232-8775
Toll Free Number: 877-779-7706
Date Info Verified: 2017-02-28
Related Items: Products by this manufacturer
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: WARNING! MAY CAUSE AN ALLERGIC SKIN REACTION. PRODUCT RELEASES FORMALDEHYDE (GAS), A SUSPECTED CARCINOGEN. May cause an allergic skin reaction. Obtain special instructions before use. Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood. Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Contaminated work clothing should not be allowed out of the workplace. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. Use personal protective equipment as required.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:

Emergency Overview: WARNING! MAY CAUSE AN ALLERGIC SKIN REACTION. PRODUCT RELEASES FORMALDEHYDE (GAS), A SUSPECTED CARCINOGEN. May cause an allergic skin reaction. Obtain special instructions before use. Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood. Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Contaminated work clothing should not be allowed out of the workplace. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. Use personal protective equipment as required.

Hazards Identification

Potential Health Effects

Routes of Exposure: Respiratory system, skin, eyes.

Eye Contact: Direct contact may cause mild irritation. Symptoms of overexposure may include redness, Itching, irritation and watering.

Skin Contact: May be irritating to skin. The product can cause allergic skin reactions (e.g., rashes, welts, dermatitis) in some sensitive individuals.

Inhalation: May cause irritation and sensitization of the respiratory tract especially If proper ventilation is not used or otherwise used improperly, e.g. excessive amounts of product are applied. When exposed to high heat (e.g., flat iron), may cause sore Throat, coughing, and shortness of breath.

Ingestion: If product is swallowed, may cause nausea, vomiting and/or diarrhea.

Symptoms of Overexposure: Overexposure in eyes may cause redness, itching and watering. Symptoms of skin overexposure may include redness, itching, and irritation of affected areas. The product may cause an allergic skin reaction (e.g., rashes, welts, dermatitis).

Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: Pre-existing dermatitis, other skin conditions, and pre-existing skin or eye disorders. Overexposure to product may cause lung damage and aggravate pulmonary conditions. Do no use on broken skin or irritated areas. In some Individuals contact with skin may aggravate skin diseases such as eczema and contact dermatitis.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

No harmful or chronic health effects are expected to occur from a single accidental ingestion. Frequent or prolonged exposure to product may cause hypersensitivity leading to contact dermatitis. Repeated or prolonged skin contact with product
Carcinogenicity: Product releases formaldehyde (gas), a suspected carcinogen, which is listed as: OSHA: Carcinogen; NTP: Known Human Carcinogen (NIP 12th Report-June 10, 2011); IARC Human Sufficient Evidence, Animal Sufficient Evidence, Group 1; ACGIH: A2 -Suspected Human
First Aid: Eye Contact: If product gets in the eyes, flush eyes thoroughly with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes, holding eyelid(s) open to ensure complete flushing. If Irritation persists, seek medical attention.

Skin Contact: Remove contaminated clothing and wash affected areas with soap and water. If irritation persists, seek prompt medical attention. Do not wear contaminated clothing until after it has been properly cleaned. Inhalation: Should overexposure occur or victim shows signs of immediate distress, remove victim to fresh air at once. Under extreme conditions, if breathing stops, perform artificial respiration. Seek immediate medical attention.

Ingestion: DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. Contact ChemTrec at 703-527-3887 or the nearest Poison Control Center or local emergency telephone number for assistance and Instructions. Seek immediate medical attention. It vomiting occurs spontaneously, keep victims head lowered (forward) to reduce the risk of aspiration.
Health Rating: 1
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: 2013-03-21
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Avoid eye contact. Avoid breathing vapors. Wear protective gloves and avoid direct skin contact whenever possible. Wash hands thoroughly after using this product and before eating, drinking, or smoking. Keep away from foodstuffs and beverages. Use and store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated location (e.g., local exhaust ventilation is preferred, fans, open doors and windows). Do not store in damaged or unmarked containers or storage devices. Keep away from heat and direct sunlight. Keep containers securely closed when not in use.
Disposal: Dispose of in accordance with federal, state and local regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Fragrance(s)/perfume(s)000000-00-11.0-5.0
Acai Berry (Euterpe Oleracea) Extract000000-78-50.1-1.0
Glycerin000056-81-50.1-1.0
Linalool000078-70-6
Butylphenyl Methylpropional000080-54-6
Hexyl Cinnamal000101-86-0
Benzyl Benzoate000120-51-4
Methylene glycol000463-57-03.0-7.0
Cyclopentasiloxane, decamethyl-000541-02-61.0-5.0
Annatto001393-63-10.1-1.0
FD&C Yellow #6 (C.I. 15985)002783-94-0
d-Limonene005989-27-5
Water007732-18-560.0-100.0
Acid Yellow 23 Aluminum Lake012225-21-7
Cetostearyl alcohol067762-27-01.0-5.0
Behentrimonium methosulfate081646-13-11.0-5.0
Myrciaria Dubia Fruit Extract888888-07-10.1-1.0
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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