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

Alert number: A12/0513/19

Product:  Body cream

Name: Cream for Body

Batch number / Barcode:  460701166602610

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Cosmetics

Brand: Sabelnik

Type / number of model:  Forte with Comarum palustre

Risk type: Chemical
According to the ingredients list, the product contains a mixture of the preservatives methylchloroisothiazolinone and methylisothiazolinone (MCI/MI), which is not permitted in leave-on cosmetic products.
Dermal contact with MCI and MI containing products can provoke allergic contact dermatitis to sensitised persons.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Importer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description:  Tube containing cream to ease joint and back pain, packed in a cardboard box.

Country of origin: Russian Federation

Alert submitted by: Lithuania