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Stephen Colbert demonstrates how to safely return a Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Spoiler alert: It involves two pairs of gloves and a Dalmatian.

A clip from Colbert's video in which you see a man wearing aluminum gloves, holding tongs emblazoned with the Samsung logo, gently putting a phone into a Samsung box. CBS

With Samsung recalling the Galaxy Note 7 for the second time, consumers might understandably be on edge.

Thankfully, late-night host and noted consumer product safety expert Stephen Colbert has some helpful tips on how to safely handle the recalled “phablet.”

Should consumers prefer more expert advice than Colbert’s, Samsung and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recommend returning the product to the point of purchase for a refund.

Here’s Colbert’s video:

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