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RID Step 1 Lice Killing Shampoo8.0 fl oz

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  • Treats head, pubic & body lice
  • Nothing proven more effective
  • Leaves no chemical residue behind

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America's #1 Lice Killing Brand

  • Nothing Proven More Effective
  • Leaves No Chemical Residue Behind
  • Easy to Use Shampoo & Conditioner in One
  • Includes On Comb

RID® 1-2-3 Lice Elimination System
Completely eliminate lice form your family and home.  RID Lice Killing shampoo will kill lice completely without leaving a chemical residue.  Amount of shampoo needed will vary by length.  See below for guidelines:

Hair Length

Approximate Amount for 1 Adult/Child

(Ear Length or Shorter)

First Application:  1 oz - 2 oz
Second Application:  1 oz - 2 oz
Total:  2 oz - 4 oz

(Shoulder Length)

First Application:  2 oz - 3 oz
Second Application:  2 oz - 3oz
Total:  4 oz - 6 oz

(Past Shoulder Length)

First Application:  3 oz - 4 oz
Second Application:  3 oz - 4 oz
Total: 6 oz - 8 oz

The RID comb is proven 100% effective as demonstrated in laboratory studies performed by trained testers.  Individual results may vary. 


Adults and children 2 years and over:  Inspect:  Check each household member with a magnifying glass in bright light for lice/nits (eggs); Look for tiny nits near scalp, beginning at back of neck and behind ears; Examine small sections of hair at a time; Unlike dandruff which moves when touched, nits stick to the hair; If either lice or nits are found, treat with this product.  Treat:  Apply thoroughly to dry hair or other affected area.  For head lice, first apply behind ears and to back of neck; Allow product to remain for 10 minutes, but no longer; Use warm water to form a lather, shampoo, then thoroughly rinse; For head lice, towel dry hair and comb out tangles.  Remove Lice and Their Eggs (Nits):  Use a fine-tooth or special lice/nit combo.  Remove any remaining nits by hand (using a throw-away glove); Hair should remain slightly damp while removing nits; If hair dries during combing, dampen slightly with water; For head lice, part hair into sections.  Do one section at a time starting on top of head.  Longer hair may take 1 to 2 hours; Lift a 1- to 2-inch wide strand of hair.  Place comb as close to scalp as possible and comb with a firm, even motion away from scalp; Pin back each strand of hair after combing; Clean comb often.  Wipe nits away with tissue and discard in a plastic bag.  Seal bag and discard to prevent lice from coming back; After combing, thoroughly recheck for lice/nits.  Repeat combing if necessary; Check daily for any lice/nits that you missed.  A second treatment must be done in 7 to 10 days to kill any newly hatched lice.  If infestation continues; see a doctor for other treatments.  Children under 2 years:  Ask a doctor.  Avoid excessive heat.

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For external use only.  Do Not Use:  Near the eyes; Inside the nose, mouth, or vagina; On lice in eyebrows or eyelashes.  See a doctor if lice are present in these areas.  Ask a doctor before use if you are allergic to ragweed.  May cause breathing difficulty or an asthmatic attack.  When Using This Product:  Keep eyes tightly closed and protect eyes with a washcloth or towel; If product gets into the eyes, flush with water right away; Scalp itching or redness may occur.  Stop use and ask a doctor if; Breathing difficulty occurs; Eye irritation occurs; Skin or scalp irritation continues or infection occurs.  Keep out of reach of children.  If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

WARNING: This product contains a chemical known in the State of California to cause cancer and/or birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to:

Treats head, pubic (crab), and body lice.


Active Ingredients: Piperonyl Butoxide (4%), Pyrethrum Extract (Equal to 0.33% Pyrethrins)
Inactive Ingredients: Ammonium Laureth Sulfate, Dehydrated Alcohol, Fragrance, Isopropyl Alcohol, Peg-25 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Polyquartnium-10, Purified Water


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Shipping Weight (in lbs): 0.68

Product in inches (LxWxH): 2.2x 2.9x 6.95

Item Code: 614946

UPC: 07430000320

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