Essential Image—Teeth Whitening Kit

PRA number

2012/13211

Published date

Product description

Take-home teeth whitening kit
Identifying features
No identifying numbers or markings

Other identifying numbers

No identifying numbers or markings

What are the defects?

The products contain concentrations of hydrogen peroxide in excess of the recognised safe limit of 6% w/w, as set by the Poisons Standard 2011, expert clinical advice, and published scientific risk assessments.

What are the hazards?

Users of the product may suffer irritation or inflammation to the gums and mouth due to the excessive concentration of hydrogen peroxide it contains.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should cease using the product immediately and discard of their teeth whitening kit safely.

Supplier

Essential Image

Traders who sold this product

Sold directly to consumers via the Essential Image website

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Product category