Dateline Imports Pty Ltd—Keratin Complex Smoothing Therapy, Smoothing Therapy for Blonde Hair & Express Blow Out

Identifying features

All batches affected

What are the defects?

Tests show that the products contain "free" formaldehyde in excess of the level considered safe.

What are the hazards?

Formaldehyde is known to cause sensory irritation and skin sensitisation. Formaldehyde may also cause cancer in circumstances where there is chronic high exposure.

What should consumers do?

Stop using the products immediately and return them to the place of purchase for a refund or a replacement. Alternatively, customers will be contacted by a sales representative whereupon the faulty goods will be replaced.

Traders who sold this product

Was not sold at the retail level. Salon use only.

Where the product was sold

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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