Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information (USD $)
9 Months Ended
Aug. 31, 2011
Oct. 14, 2011
May 28, 2010
Entity Registrant Name CCA INDUSTRIES INC    
Entity Central Index Key 0000721447    
Document Type 10-Q    
Document Period End Date Aug. 31, 2011    
Amendment Flag false    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2011    
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --11-30    
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company    
Entity Public Float     $ 30,386,912
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   6,086,740  
Common Class A [Member]
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   967,702