Skin lightening product
Brand: Bio Claire
Name: Lightening body cream without hydroquinone
Type: D244305, Natural Bio-Vélégtal Activator
• Country of origin: Ivory Coast
• Notifying country: France
Danger : the product contains clobetasol propionate (measured concentration 0.01 % by weight), which is forbidden in cosmetics.
Clobetasol is a corticosteroid that should be applied only if medically prescribed.
Exposure to it could cause skin irritation and may lead to reproductive and endocrine problems.
The product does not comply with the Cosmetic Products Regulation.
Measures taken by economic operators: recall of the product from end users, withdrawal of the product from the market (by retailer).
• Rapid Alert System - Weekly Reports, Rapport 14, European Commission, 05/04/2019.