Hair colouring product

Recall published
2017-05-29
Brand
  • Shenaz Gold
Product title
Hair colouring product
Shenaz Gold - Herbal Based Black Henna
Product description
Hair colouring product with henna in six single-application packs; greyish-brown, homogenous powder, unperfumed, supplied in a cardboard box.
Risk
According to the list of ingredients, the product contains para-phenylendiamine (PPD) (4.4 % by weight) and barium peroxide. Barium peroxide is harmful if swallowed or inhaled and PPD can trigger allergic contact dermatitis. The product does not comply with the Cosmetics Regulation.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Barcode
Batch No: 754; Exp. Date: Apr. 2018
Model number
Unknown
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Country of origin
India
RAPEX Reference
A12/0728/17
Category
Beauty / Personal Care / Hygiene
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Germany

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Source

European Commission's website for recalls.