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

Alert number: A12/0511/18

Product:  Makeup

Name: Shadow & Highlight

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Cosmetics

Brand: Claire’s

Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Chemical
The product contains asbestos fibres.
The asbestos fibres pose a carcinogenic risk.

The product does not comply with the REACH regulation.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Destruction of the product

Description:  Eight different colours of make-up powder in a plastic box: "Shadow & Highlight Finishing Kit".

Country of origin: Unknown

Alert submitted by: The Netherlands

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Austria, Greece, Portugal