If you are concerned about your safety and are looking for a non-lethal personal protection product that you can easily carry, a keychain pepper spray may be the right product for you. Pepper Spray (Oleoresin Capsicum or OC) is a derivative of hot red cayenne peppers and is the newest defensive spray agent. acrylic charms
It is not an irritant like tear gas or mace, but an inflammatory agent. Contact with mucous membranes (eyes, nose, throat and lungs) will cause immediate dilation of the capillaries of the eyes, resulting in temporary blindness and instant inflammation of the breathing tube tissues cutting off all but life support breathing.
Keychain pepper spray canisters are small and include a ring for your keys. The leatherette holster includes a snap cover. This pepper spray can be easily carried in your hand until you reach your car or destination, then put in your purse or pocket.
The nice thing about carrying a small keychain pepper spray in you hand is that it is very concealable. This will give you the element of surprise if you are ever approached by an attacker.
As with any self defense device it can’t help you unless you have it with you. If you are a women make sure that you have it in your hand and not your purse as you walk to your car. You don’t want to be trying to find it in your purse if someone is rushing toward you or grabs you from behind. As I noted above, the element of surprise is an important factor in defeating an attacker.