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

Alert number: A12/0283/17

Product:  Lash growth serum

Name: Eyelash Enhancing Serum

Batch number / Barcode:  EAN 5 900116 025018

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Cosmetics

Brand: 4 Long Lashes

Type / number of model:  4 Long Lashes by OCEANIC

Risk type: Chemical
The product contains the active substance bimatoprost, which could result in ocular and ophthalmic side effects (e.g. itching and swelling of the eyelids, eyelid inflammation, hyperpigmentation of the eyelids, conjunctival hyperaemia, eye pain or allergic reaction).

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users, Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Distributor)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Securing the inventory

Description:  White plastic container with gold-coloured screw cap in a plastic tray. With a package insert packaged in white, colourfully printed cardboard folding carton, wrapped in transparent film. Label in several languages, indication of ingredients, application and warning instructions.

Country of origin: Poland

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: The Netherlands