Recall: Dr James UV Whitening Cream – Contains Mercury

The following notice has been issued by the manufacturer:

Product Recall


A serious safety issue has been brought to our attention that the product, Dr James UV whitening cream 4g, contains mercury. Mercury is a banned ingredient in cosmetics. It is a harmful ingredient which may cause serious health problems.

All Dr James UV Whitening cream 4g sold between 01/03/2011-present is affected.

If you have purchased a Dr James UV Whitening Cream 4g stop using it immediately. Please return it to the retailer it was purchased from for a full refund.

If you have queries in relation to this safety announcement please do not hesitate to contact HAZ Afro Cosmetics Ltd on 01923 252 392

We wish to thank you for your co-operation and apologise for any inconvenience caused.

HAZ Afro Cosmetics Ltd
Unit 5b Garnett Close, Greycaines Industrial Estate
Watford, WD24 7GN, United Kingdom


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