Liquo-Lene Hair Tonic

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
A very effective application for cleansing and stimulating the scalp, and for restoring and preserving the luxurient beauty, vitality and strength of the hair. Removes loose dandruff scales and aids in the prevention of dandruff, soothin minor irritation of the scalp, and is recommended as beneficial in the hygenic care of the hair and scalp. Excellent for softening and beautifying the hair, keeps the hair clean and fragrant, producing sheen and luster.
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Object Name
hair tonic
hair care product
date made
ca 1940-1956
Pfeiffer Company
Physical Description
petroleum (drug active ingredients)
overall: 15.1 cm x 5.5 cm x 3.4 cm; 5 15/16 in x 2 3/16 in x 1 5/16 in
overall, box: 6 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 15.24 cm x 5.715 cm x 3.81 cm
overall, bottle: 5 5/8 in x 1 7/8 in x 1 in; 14.2875 cm x 4.7625 cm x 2.54 cm
place made
United States: Missouri, St. Louis
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Hair Care Products
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Hair Care and Enhancement
Beauty and Health
Health & Medicine
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Hair Care and Enhancement
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Mary E. and Joseph F. Melfi, Jr., Tupper's Drug Store, Summerville, South Carolina
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