A Little More Pepper
With the high number of individuals that are being assaulted these days we are hearing a lot about pepper spray as an alternative to carrying a weapon for self-defense. The police are using it, private citizens are using it, and whether you are a man or a woman, there are many options regarding to the types of pepper spray on the market. It may sound like this is a new thing, but pepper spray has been around for a while; it is simply getting more attention these days because assaults and attacks are on the rise.
One of the most important questions to ask yourself if you are thinking about buying pepper spray is: Where – and who – should you purchase these products from? There are so many advertisements popping up regarding buying pepper spray, it is important to know what is out there, how to use it, what forms and sizes it comes in and where you will receive well-made, legal products with accurate information regarding contents, storage, use, warranties, side-effects and more.
When looking through newspaper or magazine ads or websites, you will find ads and information that will try to rope you in with quick deals, inferior and inexpensive products and very little information other than scare tactics.
When gathering information to determine where you should buy and which products are appropriate for you and your family’s situation, it is important that you find information with photos, descriptions and other information for you to consider while making your choice. In addition, the company you buy from should have product knowledge and should be willing to stand behind what they sell. You should feel that you are able to trust the company to provide the best products and information at a good price.
In addition, the company should give some information regarding the manufacturer of the products and the manner in which each product can and should be used to protect you. For instance, pepper spray can be purchased in various size and types of containers. It can spray for a distance of a couple of feet to well over 10 feet. It can be purchased along with various accessories, such as key chains, belt clips and more. It can also be purchased hidden in a realistic looking cell phone, ballpoint pen or lipstick case that is created to fool a would-be attacker.
Pepper spray also comes in the form of foam, which will stick to the skin sort of like a thick moisturizer so that an attacker is so busy dealing with the disabling affects of the spray/foam; you have the opportunity to get away and to get help.
Before you buy pepper spray, do some research and be sure you are dealing with a reputable company that sells the best, time-tested products.
AnaLise is a professional writer and blogger. Currently AnaLise is blogging for multiple sites including www.2dsecurity.com, www.diyselfdefense.com, and www.buypepperspray.ws. All three sites are dedicated to personal security and self-defense products.
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