Type / number of model: Black Brown
Batch number: Lot 0634
Risk type: Chemical
The product contains nickel and an excessive amount of arsenic (measured values: 40 mg/kg and 4.8 mg/kg, respectively).
Nickel can cause skin irritation, induce sensitisation or elicit allergic responses.
Arsenic is toxic and might cause cancer.
The Council of Europe Resolution ResAP (2008)1 on requirements and criteria for the safety of tattoos and permanent make-up recommends that the levels of nickel in tattoo inks are as low as technically achievable and arsenic does not exceed 2 ppm.
Measures taken by economic operators: Withdrawal of the product from the market (By: Retailer)
Description: 8 ml of dark brown tattoo ink for permanent make-up.
Packaging description: The product is sold in a transparent plastic bottle with dispensing nozzle and screw cap in a cardboard box.
Country of origin: People’s Republic of China
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=A12/00103/20&lng=en