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

Alert number: A12/1773/19

Product:  Artificial nails kit

Name: Brush – on Gel Nail Kit

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Cosmetics

Brand: KISS

Type / number of model:  63374 KGLK01/JR0711 CR05

Risk type: Chemical
According to the list of ingredients the brush-on gel contains tetrahydrofuran, which use is forbidden in cosmetic products.
Tetrahydrofuran might cause cancer.

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:  Set consisting of 48 artificial nails and three bottles containg nail glue, brush cleaner and solvent. The set is sold in a cardboard box.

Country of origin: United States

Alert submitted by: Lithuania