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Product Information
Product Name: Nexxus Maxximum Styling and Finishing Spray, Super Hold
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Personal Care » holding spray » Hair Care
Customer Service: 800-450-7850
Date Entered: 2012-04-26
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Unilever
Address: 800 Sylvan Avenue
City: Englewood Cliffs
State: NJ
Zip Code: 07632
Telephone Number: 201-894-4000
Toll Free Number: 800-298-5018
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: Flammable. Do not use product near fire, flame or sparks. Do not smoke until hair is thoroughly dry. Keep out of reach of children.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview

Flammable. Do not use product near fire, flame or sparks. Do not smoke until hair is thoroughly dry. Keep out of reach of children.

Eye contact: May cause redness or irritation.

Skin contact: Overexposure may cause a skin reaction such as redness. Do not use on broken skin.

Ingestion: May cause nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.

Inhalation: Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhaling the contents can be fatal or harmful.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

None expected.
Carcinogenicity: NTP: None

IARC: None

OSHA: None
First Aid: Eye Contact: Rinse thoroughly with water.

Skin Contact: Discontinue use if rash or irritation occurs. Rinse with water.

Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting. Drink a glass of milk or water.

Inhalation: Move individual to fresh air.

Note: If symptoms persist, seek medical attention.
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 3
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: 2011-11-23
Handling: Contents under pressure. Do not puncture or incinerate container. Do not use when smoking or in presence of fire, open flame, sparks or heat. Keep from extreme heat or cold.Do not store at temperatures above 120 deg F/50 deg C or in enclosed places that could overheat.
Disposal: Disposal by Consumer: Contents under pressure. Do not puncture or incinerate. Waste generated in the course of normal consumer use is not subject to RCRA. Consumer waste should be disposed of in accordance with all applicable local, state and federal regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Soybean sterol000000-19-5
Butylphenyl Methylpropional-1000000-58-7
Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate000000-85-8
Palmitic acid000057-10-3
Stearic acid000057-11-4
Ethanol/SD Alcohol 40000064-17-550.0-55.0
Triethyl citrate000077-93-0
Hexyl Cinnamal000101-86-0
Benzyl Salicylate000118-58-1
Myristic acid000544-63-8
Diisopropyl adipate006938-94-9
PEG-60 (Polysorbate 60)009005-67-8
alpha-Glucan oligosaccharide009074-78-6
Ascorbic acid010504-35-5
Guar hydroxypropyltrimonium chloride065497-29-2
Polyglyceryl-3 Diisostearate066082-42-6
Ethyl ester of PVM/MA copolymer067724-93-0
Butyl methoxydibenzoylmethane (Avobenzone)070356-09-1
Wheat germ extract084012-44-2
Avocado Oil PEG-11 Esters103819-44-9
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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