Brilliant Brow Gel Cosmetics Recall [Canada]


Brilliant Brow Gel Cosmetics Recall [Canada]

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Canada FlagCanada/Ottawa: Beautycounter, a Santa Monica, California establishment, recalls an estimated 659 Brilliant Brow Gel (Soft Black) Cosmetics products from the Canadian marketplace due to suspected Penicillium mould/mold contamination and consequential risk of severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health hazards.

HCSC: http://ht.ly/4MHl30qfosx

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2020/72199r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports the recall product involves a tinted gel/emulsion that is fragrance free and intended for the eyebrows.

  • The container of the recalled Brilliant Brow Gel (Soft Black) Cosmetics products have a silver outer shell containing a wand with a brush for application and is sold with a batch/lot designation of 999210861.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. One (1) additional image of the recalled Brow Gel Cosmetics can be found on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to Health Canada, this recall was initiated because the Brow Gel Cosmetics products contain a genus of the mould Penicillium. People with weakened immune systems, who suffer from pre-existing health conditions or who belong to another sensitive group may be at risk of allergic reactions and related symptoms if exposed. If Penicillium is introduced into the eye it could lead to serious and possibly life-changing eye infections.

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

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact Beautycounter toll-free at 1-888-701-9899 (and press “3” to speak with an Beautycounter associate) from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM Pacific Standard Time (“PST”), Monday to Friday.

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

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More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-72199
Recalls Direct RIN: 12626-2020
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