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    • 5/13/2011
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    • 20110423-EC3BD-2147479861
    Incident Description: I've purchased two "Belson pro 1875-watt professional hair dryer with tourmaline" part number 255154 BP2154 and both have failed rather violently within a few months of purchase. I was not injured. In the first instance my GFCI receptacle tripped. When I ... (More)
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    (5/5/2011) Helen of Troy acknowledges receipt of the submission. We are in the process of investigating the allegations made in the submission.
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    • 12/29/2011
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    • 20111123-34E15-2147473078
    Incident Description: While using the dryer there was a loud pop and electronic "fireball" that came from the handle. The unit then, of course, quit working and the handle is slightly scorched right where it folds. The switch will not physically move now.
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    (12/19/2011) Helen of Troy acknowledges receipt of the submission. We are in the process of investigating the allegations made in the submission.
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    • 1/4/2012
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    • 20111210-6FAD9-2147472499
    Incident Description: When using my Revlon hairdryer today, sizeable sparks/fire were emitted from the dryer. My natural reflex was to drop the dryer, thereby burning my carpeting. I did not suffer an injury. I have reported this incident to Revlon and am awaiting a response.
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    (12/20/2011) Revlon licenses Helen of Troy to use the Revlon trademark on its appliances. Revlon's license agreement requires that Helen of Troy design and manufacture the licensed products in accordance with applicable safety and quality standards of the industry, comply ... (More)
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    • 2/28/2013
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    • 20130128-24815-2147459362
    Incident Description: My wife purchased a Revlon Pro Stylist 1875 Watt Dryer, Model No. RV484, on April 2, 2012 from Target. After 9 mos. of ordinary use, the cord is severed near the base and emits sparks when used. No injuries or property damage sustained. But this is a ... (More)
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    (2/20/2013) Revlon licenses Helen of Troy to use the Revlon trademark on its appliances. Revlon's license agreement requires that Helen of Troy design and manufacture the licensed products in accordance with applicable safety and quality standards of the industry, comply ... (More)
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    • 7/12/2013
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    • 20130619-6BC0A-2147455076
    Incident Description: This is a separate and 2nd incident of my Revlon curling iron with frayed wires at the base of the iron. I reported earlier of 20130619-87329-2147455083 this iron was the exchange, new one and now its frayed. I was using the iron it popped and a ball of flame ... (More)
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    (7/1/2013) Revlon licenses Helen of Troy to use the Revlon trademark on its appliances. Revlon's license agreement requires that Helen of Troy design and manufacture the licensed products in accordance with applicable safety and quality standards of the industry, comply ... (More)
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    • 12/2/2013
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    • 20131106-57582-2147450157
    Incident Description: Revlon RV474 Ionic Pink Hair Dryer - during normal use a loud popping sound occurred coming from the handle area, followed by a bright flash and flame inside the handle. I dropped the product and it finally tripped the GFI. Potential burn hazard. This product ... (More)
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    (11/15/2013) Revlon licenses Helen of Troy to use the Revlon trademark on its appliances. Revlon's license agreement requires that Helen of Troy design and manufacture the licensed products in accordance with applicable safety and quality standards of the industry, comply ... (More)
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    • 12/4/2013
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    • 20131108-0B9AB-2147450088
    Incident Description: I plugged in my curling iron to heat it up and proceeded to blow dry my hair, which took about 3-4 minutes. During this time I smelled something 'hot'. Assumed it was the blow dryer, I have had them overheat before when not enough air can get through. I then ... (More)
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    (11/19/2013) Revlon licenses Helen of Troy to use the Revlon trademark on its appliances. Revlon's license agreement requires that Helen of Troy design and manufacture the licensed products in accordance with applicable safety and quality standards of the industry, comply ... (More)
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    • 12/4/2013
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    • 20131108-08407-2147450074
    Incident Description: I was blowdrying my hair for about 20 seconds. I suddenly saw what i thought was a spark at the cord where it goes into the blowdryer. I pulled the still running dryer away from my hair and then it started to flame. I dropped it into the sink while it was ... (More)
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    (11/19/2013) Revlon licenses Helen of Troy to use the Revlon trademark on its appliances. Revlon's license agreement requires that Helen of Troy design and manufacture the licensed products in accordance with applicable safety and quality standards of the industry, comply ... (More)
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    • 7/14/2014
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    • 20140619-7EBCF-2147443549
    Incident Description: I was using my 4 month old Revlon 1875 Ionic Ceramic blow dryer this morning and thought I felt the handle getting a little warm. I unplugged it and checked with my husband, who said it was a little warm - but nothing to worry about. I plugged the dryer back ... (More)
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    (7/1/2014) Revlon licenses Helen of Troy to use the Revlon trademark on its appliances. Revlon's license agreement requires that Helen of Troy design and manufacture the licensed products in accordance with applicable safety and quality standards of the industry, comply ... (More)
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    • 7/16/2014
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    • 20140619-20046-2147443545
    Incident Description: The incident involves a Revlon RV484 Hair Dryer. The hair Dryer was bought new approx one year ago and has been used daily since it was purchased. On the incident date, when my wife was using the hair dryer, it began to vary in speed and power by itself, then ... (More)
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    (7/11/2014) Revlon licenses Helen of Troy to use the Revlon trademark on its appliances. Revlon's license agreement requires that Helen of Troy design and manufacture the licensed products in accordance with applicable safety and quality standards of the industry, comply ... (More)

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