The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)
Product: Skin lightening product
Name: Brightening moisturising solution
Batch number: B 189, P 220717
Type of alert: Serious
Brand: Fair & Lovely
Type / number of model:
Risk type: Chemical
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures
Description: 50 g of skin whitening lotion in a white and pink plastic tube with the picture of a woman, and a pink cap.
Packaging description: The product is sold in a white and pink cardboard box with the picture of a woman.
Country of origin: India
Alert submitted by: Norway