The following notice has been issued by the European Commission:
Skin lightening product
Lait éclaricissant – extra whitening lotion
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The product contains hydroquinone (measured value: 3.9%). Hydroquinone can cause skin irritation and dermatitis and might also induce cancer. The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: importer)
Import rejected at border
Skin lightening cream.
Packaged in a white plastic bottle, and shrinkwrapped. Net 500 ml.
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