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A 26-year-old male asked:

my friend sprayed ultra aerosol air duster on my head. can anything bad happen from that? discoloration of hair or anything serious? thanks.

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Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Read the label: There are many similar products out there like that. Read the label for the particular one she used, and it should list hazards. Also, we are finding that most aerosols are not healthy at all! for any of us. Candle smoke is a problem as are those fragrances. See this report by the World Health Organization: http://www.who.int/ceh/capacity/Indoor_Air_Pollution.pdf Long but not hard to read

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