What are the defects?
The products contain a concentration of "free" formaldehyde in excess of the allowable limit as stipulated in the Standard for the Uniform Scheduling of Medicines and Poisons (SUSMP).
What are the hazards?
Formaldehyde is known to cause sensory irritation and skin sensitisation. Formaldehyde may also cause cancer in circumstances where there is chronic high exposure.
What should consumers do?
Stop using the products immediately and return the remaining solution to the place of purchase for a refund or a replacement. Alternatively, customers will be contacted by a sales representative, whereupon the faulty goods will be replaced.
Traders who sold this product
Was not sold at the retail level. Salon professional use only.
Where the product was sold