The following notice has been issued by the European Commission:

Category
Electrical appliances and equipment

Product
Hairdryer

Brand
Xtava

Name
Allure and Allure Pro

Type / number of model
XTV010010N Allure Black Hair Dryer UK
XTV010011N Allure White Hair Dryer UK
XTV010012N Allure Black Hair Dryer EU XTV010013N Allure White Hair Dryer EU

Batch number / Barcode
Unknown

Risk type
Burns, Electric shock, Fire

The hairdryer is not equipped with a thermal cut-out device. The plastic material of the casing is combustible.

The hairdryer can overheat and catch fire during use. Melted plastic can cause burns and leave live parts accessible that could lead to an electric shock if touched by users.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.

Measures taken by economic operators
Recall of the product from end users, Removal of the product listing from Amazon website (By: Manufacturer, Other)

Description
The product is a handheld hairdryer. It was sold in the colours black and white and the name “Xtava” is printed on the blower end of the unit. The product is sold online, in particular on the Amazon marketplace.

Country of origin
China

Alert submitted by
United Kingdom

Risk level
Serious

Xtava Hairdryers

Source

Recall: Xtava – Hairdryer

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