Hair treatment - Keratin Complex Smoothing Therapy, Natural Keratin Smoothing Treatment

SIAR Code: 6798
Category: Beauty/Personal Care/Hygiene
Source: RAPEX
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Publication Date: Dec 16, 2010
Affected Countries: Germany
Product Origin Country: United States of America
Product Description: 1. Packaging: plastic bottle with screw cap – 32 oz/946 ml Appearance: light brown, viscous liquid. Coconut fragrance.
2. Packaging: bulk goods, filled from original packaging: white plastic bottle with print - 32 oz/946 ml Appearance: brown, cloudy gel. Consistency: semi-liquid. Coconut fragrance
Product Brand: Coppola, Coppola
Type / Number Model: 1. LOT#072610, Batch#0049KT

2. LOT 042810
Defect Description: The product poses a chemical risk because it contains a high level of free Formaldehyde (1.8% and 1.9% whereas the allowed limit is 0.2%).

The product does not comply with the Cosmetics Directive 76/768/EEC.
Risks: Chemical
Measures: Voluntary recall from consumers