Skin lightening cream "Lemon Cream"

Recall published
2011-06-27
Brand
  • Topiclear
Product title
Skin lightening cream "Lemon Cream"
Product description
Tube of skin-lightening cream in a brown cardboard box with white and yellow characters and the following description: “Topiclear Lemon Cream; Skin lightening cream with sunscreen agent; Active ingredient hydroquinone 2 %”.
Risk
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains 3,9% of hydroquinone as a skin-whitening substance which is prohibited by the Cosmetics Directive 76/768/EEC
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
EAN 67892434101
Batch code 8039
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Country of origin
United Kingdom
RAPEX Reference
0599/11
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
The Netherlands

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