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

Alert number: A12/0115/17

Product: Scalp care product

Name: Sorion Head Fluid

Batch number / Barcode: 4 260393 230040, Batch SH604; expiry date 10/2018

Risk level: Serious

Category: Cosmetics

Brand: Atrimed

Type / number of model: Unknown

Risk type: Microbiological
The product is contaminated with <i>Pseudomonas aeruginosa</i> and a high level of aerobic mesophilic bacteria (measured value >3000 cfu/g). There is a risk of contracting infections as the solution may come in contact with the mouth, hands and eyes. The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.

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

Description: Repair lotion for scalp, in a small white plastic bottle (50 ml) with green and white label, supplied in a green and white cardboard box with label. Only those products with the batch number referred to above are affected.

Country of origin: India

Alert submitted by: Germany