Oasis Corporation Australia Pty Ltd — Hashmi Kajal, Hashmi Tube, Hashmi Surma & Hashmi Kohl Aswad
What are the defects?
The products contain a high concentration of lead.
What are the hazards?
Exposure to lead can result in acute (short term) and chronic (long term) poisoning. Adults and children can be affected, but the symptoms are most severe in children and babies of women exposed while they were pregnant. Poisoning can occur after a single exposure.
Symptoms of acute lead poisoning include muscle pain, fatigue, abdominal pain, headache, nausea/vomiting, seizures and coma.
Symptoms of chronic lead poisoning include irritability, lack of energy, loss of appetite, learning disabilities, behavioural problems, poor coordination and impaired growth.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should stop using these products immediately and seek medical advice, especially if they experience any of the above symptoms.
If you have used the products, wash with running water any area of your body that has been exposed to the product e.g. eyes, skin or hair.
Return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund.
Specialist Indian and Pakistani stores in Victoria, NSW, ACT, SA and Queensland
- 1 July 2017 - 31 July 2018
Recall advertisements and supporting documentation
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.