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

Alert number: A12/1802/17

Product:  Peel-off mask

Name: naturschön Peelingmaske

Batch number / Barcode:  MHD 09.2017 and 10.2017

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Cosmetics

Brand: dm alverde

Type / number of model:  Olive

Risk type: Microbiological
The product contains mesophilic aerobic bacteria (measured quantity 300000 cfu/ml) and the presence of Pseudomonas aeruginosa has been detected.
If used on damaged skin or if it comes into contact with the eyes, the product may cause infection or irritation.

The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Retailer)

Description:  Peeling cream in a 100ml brown glass jar.

Country of origin: Austria

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Austria, Slovakia