Gimme Brow Volumizing Eyebrow Gel Recall [Canada]


Canada FlagCanada/Ottawa: Gimme Brow Volumizing Eyebrow Gel Recall [Canada]Benefit Cosmetics Services Canada Inc. recalls numerous Gimme Brow Volumizing Eyebrow Gel products due to suspected Pseudomonas aeruginosa contamination, consequential bacterial infection and risk of illness, all serious health hazards. HCSC: http://ht.ly/n1wa30gCq2g

Direct link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2017/65098r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports the following Cosmetics are subject to this recall (in alphabetical order):

  • Bay-balicious Debenhams or TR Set Holiday 2017 SKU: TT499 ; UPC: 602004085955
  • Bay-balicious Debenhams or TR Set Holiday 2017 SKU: TT525 ; UPC: 602004089847
  • Cable Car Cuties H’17 BOB Ulta FM Set SKU: TT497 ; UPC: 602004085931
  • Cable Car Cuties H’17 BOB Ulta FM Set SKU: TT497CA ; UPC: 602004097477
  • Eye Heart SF BOB Macys Holiday 2017 SKU: TT495 ; UPC: 602004085917
  • Galifornia Love H’17 BOB Ulta FM Set SKU: TT498 ; UPC: 602004085948
  • Galifornia Love H’17 BOB Ulta FM Set SKU: TT498CA ; UPC: 602004097484
  • Gimme Brow 01-Light, 03-Medium or 05-Deep BZ BM Gel SKU: EC07 ; UPC: 602004067456
  • Gimme Brow 01-Light, 03-Medium or 05-Deep BZ BM Gel SKU: EC08 ; UPC: 602004067463
  • Gimme Brow 01-Light, 03-Medium or 05-Deep BZ BM Gel SKU: EC09 ; UPC: 602004073013
  • Gimme Brow 01-Light, 03-Medium or 05-Deep Individual sample BZ BM Gel SKU: SA232 ; UPC: 602004073396
  • Gimme Brow 01-Light, 03-Medium or 05-Deep Individual sample BZ BM Gel SKU: SA233 ; UPC: 602004073402
  • Gimme Brow 01-Light, 03-Medium or 05-Deep Individual sample BZ BM Gel SKU: SA234 ; UPC: 602004073419
  • Gimme Brow 01-Light, 03-Medium or 05-Deep Non Metalized Fun Size 2017 BZ BM Gel SKU: SD84 ; UPC: 602004078285
  • Gimme Brow 01-Light, 03-Medium or 05-Deep Non Metalized Fun Size 2017 BZ BM Gel SKU: SD85 ; UPC: 602004078292
  • Gimme Brow 01-Light, 03-Medium or 05-Deep Non Metalized Fun Size 2017 BZ BM Gel SKU: SD86 ; UPC: 602004078308
  • Gimme Brow 01-Light, 03-Medium or 05-Deep w/o carton SKU: EC07SUF ; UPC: 602004091840
  • Gimme Brow 01-Light, 03-Medium or 05-Deep w/o carton SKU: EC08SUF ; UPC: 602004081582
  • Gimme Brow 01-Light, 03-Medium or 05-Deep w/o carton SKU: EC09SUF ; UPC: 602004086907
  • Gimme Brow 03- Medium or 05-Metalized Mini w/o carton SKU: BM57SUF ; UPC: 602004083098
  • Gimme Brow 03- Medium or 05-Metalized Mini w/o carton SKU: BM75SUF ; UPC: 602004091574
  • Gimme Brow 03-Medium & Go Duo SKU: TR28 ; UPC: 602004085504
  • Gimme Brow 03-Medium, 01-Light Metalized or 05-Deep Metalized Mini UPC: BM57 ; UPC: 602004077967
  • Gimme Brow 03-Medium, 01-Light Metalized or 05-Deep Metalized Mini SKU: BM74 ; UPC: 602004089434
  • Gimme Brow 03-Medium, 01-Light Metalized or 05-Deep Metalized Mini SKU: BM75 ; UPC: 602004089441
  • Gimme Brow 2017 English or French Till Point SKU: TP73 ; UPC: 602004095732
  • Gimme Brow 2017 English or French Till Point SKU: TP73FR ; UPC: 602004095749
  • Gimme Brow Fun Size Non Metalized 03-Medium 2017 w/o carton SKU: SD85SUF ; UPC: 602004082411
  • Glam Francisco BOB UK Holiday 2017 SKU: TT496 ; UPC: 602004085924
  • Golden Gate Glam Holiday 2017 Full Face Kit SKU: TT493 ; UPC: 602004085894
  • Head Over Hills BOB EU Holiday 2017 SKU: TT494 ; UPC: 602004085900
  • Head Over Hills BOB EU Holiday 2017 SKU: TT494CA ; UPC: 602004097453
  • I Left My Heart in Tan Francisco Boots Holiday 2017 SKU: TT505 ; UPC: 602004086570
  • San Fran Dandy BOB Asia Holiday 2017 SKU: TT501 ; UPC: 602004086532
  • Sunday My Prince Will Sephora Situational FM Kit SKU: FM71 ; UPC: 602004081001
  • The Great Brownanza Brow Buster 03-Medium H’17 EM Set SKU: TT508 ; UPC: 602004086822
  • The Great Brownanza Brow Buster 03-Medium H’17 EM Set SKU: TT508CA ; UPC: 602004097507
  • The Great Brownanza Brow Buster 05-Deep H’17 EM Set SKU: TT509 ; UPC: 602004086877
  • The Great Brownanza Brow Buster 05-Deep H’17 EM Set SKU: TT509CA ; UPC: 602004097514

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Cosmetics are pictured on the Web site above.

According to Health Canada, routine quality testing identified that some of the recalled Cosmetics are contaminated with Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteria. If introduced into the eye through accidental contact, it poses a risk of causing infections in individuals with compromised or weakened immune systems.

As of the date of this recall notification, Benefit Cosmetics Services Canada has received one (1) report of eye irritation in Canada.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Cosmetics, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm bacterial contamination. If in doubt about the safety of any food, return it to your retailer for refund or toss it out in your household garbage, making sure pets and small children can’t access the suspect food.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Benefit Cosmetics Services Canada Inc. toll free at 1-800-252-9218 (24 hours). Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.benefitcosmetics.com/ca for instructions on how to obtain a refund. You can also e-mail the company at GimmeBrowInfo@BenefitCosmetics.com.

Please note: the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected contaminated, adulterated or mislabeled Cosmetics, please search for “cosmetics” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see all recalls and notifications relating to Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacterial contamination hazards, please search for “bacterial” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and or sold by Benefit Cosmetics Services Canada Inc., please search for “Benefit Cosmetics” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-65098
Recalls Direct RIN: 9458-2017
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