Anti-freckle cosmetic cream "DIANA"

Recall published
2006-06-12
Brand
Product title
Product description
Anti-freckle cosmetic cream "DIANA" Description: Net weight: 30 g. Descriptions in English, French and Arabic on the packaging. List of ingredients: sweet almond oil, beeswax, salicylic acid, subnitrate of bismuth, preservatives, fragrance.
Risk
Risks linked to the presence of mercury. Severe erythematous, oedematous eczema appeared five hours after application of the product. Patch-test showed up strongly positive for mercury.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: No measures adopted.<br />Measures ordered by public authorities: No measures adopted.
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Unknown
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Country of origin
Lebanon
RAPEX Reference
0356/06
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
France

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