The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A11/0065/18

Product:  Make-up stick

Name: Schminkstift

Batch number / Barcode:  4 012825 683029; Batch No: 20820

Type of alert: Other

Category: Cosmetics

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model:  Article No: 650 831

Risk type: Chemical
The colour stick contains the red colouring agent CI 15585 which is not permitted in cosmetic products. In addition it contains the yellow colouring agent CI 21090.
Cosmetic products must not contain prohibited colorants.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

Description:  Make-up stick with 3 colours (black, red, yellow) joined together to represent the German flag. Twist-up tube with a lid, packaged in a blister pack with cardboard back.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany