Skin-lightening product

Recall published
2016-08-08
Brand
  • CaroWhite
Product title
Skin-lightening product
Crème de beauté clarifiante / Lightening beauty cream
Product description
Skin-lightening beauty cream with carrot oil. Supplied in an orange, plastic bottle with an orange cap and white lettering. Volume 300 ml.
Risk
The product contains hydroquinone which can cause skin irritation and dermatitis. The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
Measures taken
Measures ordered by public authorities: Import rejected at border
Barcode
Batch number: B3/31425-B / Barcode: 6181100530056 FAB: 04/16; EXP: 04/18.
Model number
Unknown
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Country of origin
Ivory Coast
RAPEX Reference
A12/0968/16
Category
Beauty / Personal Care / Hygiene
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Portugal

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