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

Alert number: A12/1364/19

Product:  Paraffin wax heater

Name: Paraffin wax heater

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Brand: Konsung Beauty

Type / number of model:  WN608-2

Risk type: Electric shock
The electrical insulation between the metal bowl and the heating element is inadequate.
As a result, the user could receive an electric shock from accessible live parts.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European Standard EN 60335.

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

Description:  Paraffin wax heater in white colour, sold in white packaging.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom