The following notice has been issued by the retailer:
29 December 2017
The initial results of testing by an independent certified laboratory show that the cosmetics tested to date are asbestos free. Out of an abundance of caution, additional testing is underway. We have also confirmed that the talcum ingredient supply is from a certified asbestos free European vendor. We will continue to honour returns for any customers remaining uncomfortable.
27 December 2017
We have retained an independent laboratory to test the cited products in order to determine whether the recent news reports are accurate. In the interim we have stopped sales of the products and are issuing full refunds to concerned customers. As always, the safety of our customers and products is our top priority.
22 December 2017
At Claire’s the safety of our customers is of paramount importance, and we are passionate about the safety and integrity of our products. We work closely with our vendors to ensure our products are tested and assessed in line with the relevant country regulations and guidelines.
As a result of today’s inquiry from WJAR-TV, we have taken the precautionary measure of pulling the items in question from sale, and will be conducting an immediate investigation into the alleged issues. Once we have more information and have the results of the investigation we will take the necessary action.
Ultimate Mega Make Up Set
Metallic Hot Pink Glitter 48 Piece Makeup Set
Pink Glitter Cellphone Makeup Compact
Bedazzled Rainbow Heart Makeup Set
Rainbow Bedazzled Star Make Up Set
Rainbow Glitter Heart Shaped Makeup Set
Mint Glitter Make Up Set
Rainbow Bedazzled Rectangle Make Up Set
Pink Glitter Palette with Eyeshadow and Lip Gloss