Dragonhawk Dark Red, True Magenta

Alert number: A12/0724/13

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Brand: Dragonhawk Tattoo

Type / number of model:  1. True Magenta 2. Dark Red

Risk type: Chemical
The product poses a chemical risk because it contains up to 1577 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 1/4 oz. plastic bottle with dropper and protective caps.

Date Recalled : June 10, 2013

Full Details : 

https://ec.europa.eu/consumers/consumers_safety/safety_products/rapex/alerts/?event=main.notification&reference=A12/0724/13&lng=en

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany