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Purple and silver hair dryer (see above)
Personal Care
Grooming
Hair Dryers (1602)
Helen of Troy    
revlon
RV484
 
 
Wal-mart
Unspecified
9/1/2011
Dryer is too hot to hold within a few minutes of being on hot and high setting. Seam on the dryer handle has also seperated due to the intensity of the heat.
10/1/2011
Home/Apartment/Condominium 
Incident, No Injury
Unspecified
Unspecified
Unspecified
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
Comment from Helen of Troy 11/30/2011
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 with all applicable laws and regulations of any governmental or administrative body, and have all licensed products manufactured according to the standards of the Underwriters’ Laboratories, an independent organization that sets standards for and certifies the safety of electrical appliances. 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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