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Patients using topical corticosteroids should receive the following information and instructions:
- The medication is to be used as directed by the physician. It is for external use only. Avoid contact with the eyes.
- The medication should not be used for any disorder other than that for which it was prescribed.
- The treated skin area should not be bandaged, otherwise covered or wrapped, so as to be occlusive unless directed by the physician.
- Patients should report to their physician any signs of local adverse reactions.
Recommended Use: Maintain mousse can in an upright position when dispensing. Apply by gently massaging a thin layer of Pro:12 Mousse to affected skin areas such as elbows, knees and cracked heels. For best results, use twice a day; ideally one application after showering or bathing to retain moisture. People with fair skin may experience irritation or sensitivity to alpha hydroxyl acid products. If irritation or sensitivity does occur, discontinue use and consult your medical professional for advice.
Firmly push back nozzle until seal is broken. Maintain mousse can in an upright position when pressing the nozzle to dispense.
Do not turn can upside down.
Principal Component: Ammonium lactate 12% (lactic acid neutralized with ammonium hydroxide).
Other ingredients: butane, butylene glycol, butyrospermum parkii. cetyl alcohol, disodium lauriminodipropionate tocopheryl phosphates, helianthus annuus seed oil, hyroxyethyl cellulose, hydroxyphenyl propamidobenzoic acid, laureth-4, pentylene glycol, polysorbate 20, propane, sodium acetate, stearic acid, triethanolamine, water.
Warning: For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes, lips or mucous membranes. Contents under pressure. Do not puncture or incinerate. Keep out of reach of children. Do not store at temperatures above 120°F.
Store at controlled room temperature 15-30° C (59-86°F). Protect from freezing.
For more information or to order Pro:12 Mousse, please visit our website at www.Pro1 2Mousse.com
Or contact us directly to speak with a staff aesthetician at 1-800-499-4468
Last reviewed on RxList: 8/23/2011
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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