Classical Tattoo Red (Peach)

Alert number: A12/0725/13

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Brand: Classical Tattoo

Type / number of model:  Red (Peach), 5 ml

Risk type: Chemical
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains up to 1331 mg/kg of 4-methyl-m-phenylendiamine.

According to the Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008) on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, the aromatic amines as 4-methyl-m-phenylendiamine with carcinogenic effects, should neither be present in tattoos and PMU products nor released from azo-colorants.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Import rejected at border

Description:  Tattoo ink in a opaque transparent plastic bottle with attached lid and spray nozzle with cap.

Date Recalled : June 10, 2013

Full Details : 

https://ec.europa.eu/consumers/consumers_safety/safety_products/rapex/alerts/?event=main.notification&reference=A12/0725/13&lng=en

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany