Radox - Radiates Oxygen

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
A balanced preparation which impregnates the water of the bath or hand basin with vaulable salts, and super-charges it with oxygen, forming an artificial mineral water combining the properties of the world-famous medicinal spa waters of Carlsbad, Vichy, Marienbad and similar baths. Water super-oxygenated with Radox Bath Salts is refreshing, invigorating and energizing. It has an antiseptic action, deodorizes the skin, and promotes the elimination through the pores of the skin of acid secretions from the blood, often the basic causes of many skin affectations.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
personal hygiene product
shampoo
bath salts, deodorant
Object Type
OTC Preparation
date made
after 1935
trademark registered (Radox)
1924
maker
E. Griffiths Hughes, Inc.
Physical Description
cardboard (container material)
Measurements
overall: 5 in x 3 1/2 in x 2 in; 12.7 cm x 8.89 cm x 5.08 cm
overall: 5 in x 3 1/2 in x 2 1/8 in; 12.7 cm x 8.89 cm x 5.3975 cm
place made
United States: New York, Rochester
ID Number
2008.0018.159
accession number
2008.0018
catalog number
2008.0018.159
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Bathing
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Alleviating Odor
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Hair Care and Enhancement
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Richard W. Pollay
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