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

Alert number: A12/1047/18

Product:  Bath soap

Name: Pralinés de Bain

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Risk level: Serious

Category: Cosmetics


Type / number of model:  Unknown

Risk type: Choking
Due to its characteristic form, appearance, colour and size, this product may be mistaken for a foodstuff and small parts can be easily detached from it.
This may lead consumers and specially children to put them in the mouth and ingest them, which could entail the risk of choking.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation of with the requirements of the Food imitating Products Directive.

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

Description:  Bath soap in the shape of a cupcake with decorative parts on top.

Country of origin: Germany

Alert submitted by: France