Revlon's Medicated Baby Silicare Lotion

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Helps prevent diaper rash, heat rash and other common infant skin irritations. Ideal for cleansing baby's skin - gently antiseptic, protective and soothing to baby's skin.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1956-1960
product introduced (Medicated Baby Silicare lotion)
ca 1956
retailer
Sherman Pharmacy
maker
Revlon Pharmacal Division, Revlon, Inc.
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
cardboard (packaging material)
glycol diureide (drug active ingredient)
dimethylpolysiloxane (drug active ingredient)
hexachlorophene (drug active ingredient)
glass (container material)
plastic (container material)
Measurements
box: 6 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 7/8 in; 15.24 cm x 6.35 cm x 4.7625 cm
bottle: 5 5/8 in x 2 3/8 in x 1 3/4 in; 14.2875 cm x 6.0325 cm x 4.445 cm
paper insert: 4 1/4 in x 1 1/2 in x 1/4 in; 10.795 cm x 3.81 cm x .635 cm
ID Number
1985.0460.089
accession number
1985.0460
catalog number
1985.0460.089
Credit Line
Gift of Alan & Elaine Levitt
subject
Infant & Children's Products - Pediatrics
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Babies
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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