RID Lice Killing Shampoo, Includes 1 Nit Comb and 1 Bottle, 2 OZ
2 OZ, .21 lbs. Item # 317477
If you're wondering how to get rid of lice, RID is the brand for you. RID Lice Killing Shampoo is recommended for adults and kids over 2. It's easy to apply to dry hair and rinses clean away, leaving no chemical residue behind. Comb through hair after washing to remove remaining lice eggs and tangles. Repeat with a second treatment 7-10 days later. Read product label for complete directions for use. RID combines piperonyl butoxide and pyrethrum extract to remove lice and their eggs. RID Lice Killing Shampoo is available in 3 sizes: 2-ounce, 4-ounce and 8-ounce bottles or as part of RID Treatment Kits. Choose the amount that's right for your hair length: more hair, more shampoo. With RID lice treatment, you can say goodbye to the embarrassing, itchy nuisance of head lice and put your best foot forward.
Active ingredients Piperonyl butoxide (4%) Pyrethrum extract (equivalent to 0.33% pyrethrins) Inactive ingredients ammonium laureth sulfate, dehydrated alcohol, fragrance, isopropyl alcohol, PEG-25 hydrogenated castor oil, polyquaternium-10, purified water
Important: Read warnings before use Adults and children 2 years and over: Inspect ● check each household member with a magnifying glass in bright light for lice/nits (eggs) ● look for tiny nits near scalp, beginning at back of neck and behind ears ● examine small sections of hair at a time ● unlike dandruff which moves when touched, nits stick to the hair ● if either lice or nits are found, treat with this product Treat ● apply thoroughly to DRY HAIR or other affected area. For head lice, first apply behind ears and to back of neck. ● allow product to remain for 10 minutes, but no longer ● use warm water to form a lather, shampoo, then thoroughly rinse ● for head lice, towel dry hair and comb out tangles Remove lice and their eggs (nits) ● use a fine-tooth or special lice/nit comb. Remove any remaining nits by hand (using a throw-away glove). ● hair should remain slightly damp while removing nits ● if hair dries during combing, dampen slightly with water ● for head lice, part hair into sections. Do one section at a time starting on top of head. Longer hair may take 1 to 2 hours. ● lift a 1- to 2-inch wide strand of hair. Place comb as close to scalp as possible and comb with a firm, even motion away from scalp. ● pin back each strand of hair after combing ● clean comb often. Wipe nits away with tissue and discard in a plastic bag. Seal bag and discard to prevent lice from coming back. ● after combing, thoroughly recheck for lice/nits. Repeat combing if necessary. ● check daily for any lice/nits that you missed ● a second treatment must be done in 7 to 10 days to kill any newly hatched lice ● if infestation continues, see a doctor for other treatments Children under 2 years: ask a doctor
For external use only Do not use • near the eyes • inside the nose, mouth, or vagina • on lice in eyebrows or eyelashes. See a doctor if lice are present in these areas. • if you have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients Ask a doctor before use if you are allergic to ragweed. May cause breathing difficulty or an asthmatic attack. When using this product ● keep eyes tightly closed and protect eyes with a washcloth or towel ● if product gets in eyes, flush with water right away ● scalp itching or redness may occur Stop use and ask a doctor if ● breathing difficulty occurs ● eye irritation occurs ● skin or scalp irritation continues or infection occurs Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.