Deodorant Spray: A Newly Identified Cause of Cold Burn

  title={Deodorant Spray: A Newly Identified Cause of Cold Burn},
  author={Ulrich May and Karl-Heinz Stirner and Roger Lauener and Johannes Ring and M M{\"o}hrenschlager},
  pages={e716 - e718}
Two patients encountered a first-degree cold burn after use of a deodorant spray. The spray-nozzle to skin-surface distance was ∼5 cm, and the spraying lasted ∼15 seconds. Under laboratory conditions, the deodorant in use was able to induce a decline in temperature of >60°C. These 2 cases highlight a little-known potential for skin damage by deodorant sprays if used improperly. 

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Cold kills!
  • R. Dawber
  • Medicine
  • Clinical and experimental dermatology
  • 1988