IColor – PMU – Natural Brown – LOT 643755

Alert number: A12/00114/20

Product:  Tattoo ink

Name: Product for permanent makeup

Lot Num : LOT 643755

Type of alert: Serious

Brand: Icolor

Type / number of model:  Natural Brown

Risk type: Chemical
The product contains the aromatic amines o-anisidine, o-toluidine and 4-methyl-m-phenylenediamine (measured values: 2.0 mg/kg, 1.4 mg/kg and 0.89 mg/kg, respectively.

O-anisidine may cause cancer and might induce mutations. O-toluidine is genotoxic and may cause cancer. 4-methyl-m-phenylenediamine is a skin sensitiser, may cause cancer and might induce mutations and/or affect fertility. The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up, recommends that aromatic amines with carcinogenic mutagenic, reprotoxic or sensitising properties should neither be present in tattoos and permanent make-up products nor released from azo-colourants.

Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Importer)

Description:  10 ml of brown ink for eyebrow permanent make-up.

Country of origin: Latvia

Alert submitted by: Sweden

Date Recalled : 24/01/2020

Full Details : 

https://ec.europa.eu/consumers/consumers_safety/safety_products/rapex/alerts/?event=main.notification&reference=A12/00114/20&lng=en