Skin-lightening cream

Recall published
2017-08-21
Brand
Product title
Skin-lightening cream
Lightening Beauty Cream
Product description
Skin lightening cream in an orange-coloured plastic jar of 500 ml with screw top and label.
Risk
The product contains hydroquinone (measured value: 4.1% by weight). Hydroquinone can cause skin irritation and dermatitis. The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Other (By: Importer)
Barcode
6181100530049; C1/39879-A
Model number
Unknown
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Chemical
Country of origin
Ivory Coast
RAPEX Reference
A12/1136/17
Category
Beauty / Personal Care / Hygiene
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Germany

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European Commission's website for recalls.