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

Alert number: A12/0520/19

Product:  Fat burner gel

Name: Thermo Xtrem Gel

Batch number / Barcode:  8436035242313

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Cosmetics

Brand: Nutrytec

Type / number of model:  Ultraconcentrated Efecto Calor

Risk type: Chemical
The product contains a mixture of the preservatives methylchloroisothiazolinone and methylisothiazolinone (MCI/MI)(measured values: 0,002 % and 0,0009 %), which are forbidden in leave-on cosmetics.
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 taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Retailer)

Description:  200 ml of fat burning gel in a black plastic tube with a white screwcap. Sold in a black cardboard box.

Country of origin: Spain

Alert submitted by: Austria