Cosmetics

Recalls & Alerts

The resources listed below are related to recalls of cosmetics and other products regulated by FDA, as well as other safety alerts related to cosmetics. To learn about FDA's role in recalls of cosmetics, see FDA Recall Policy for Cosmetics.

Recent Outbreaks

Safety Alerts

Recent Recalls

  • Dynamic Color Inc. recalls Dynamic Color BLK (Black) tattoo ink - Lot #12026090; EXP 09/06/2021; 803 bottles/8 oz. each. Recall Number: F-1236-2019. Product may be contaminated with bacillus cereus.
  • Dynamic Color Inc. recalls Dynamic Color BLK (Black) tattoo ink - Lot #12024090; EXP 09/04/2021; 803 bottles/8 oz. each. Recall Number: F-1237-2019. Product may be contaminated with bacillus cereus, staphylococcus equorum, and kocuria kristinae.
  • Color Art, Inc. DBA Solid Ink recalls Solid Ink Brand DIABLO (Red) color in a 2 oz. bottle; Lot number 10.19.18, EXP 10.2022. CI# 21160-56110-12467. 60 bottles/2 oz. each. Recall Number: F-1223-2019. Product may have microbial contamination.
  • Claire’s Stores Inc. recalls Claire's Eyeshadows - UPC #888711847165, SKU #84716. Includes: 12 x 0.8 g (0.028 oz), 36,000 retail units; Lot No. 08/17, Recall Number: F-1207-2019. Product may have possible presence of asbestos fibers.
  • Claire’s Stores Inc. recalls Claire's Compact Powder - UPC #888711839153, SKU #83915. 10 g (0.338 oz), 36,000 retail units; Lot No. 07/15, Recall Number: F-1208-2019. Product may have possible presence of asbestos fibers.
  • Claire’s Stores Inc. recalls Claire's Contour Palette - UPC #888711401947, SKU #40194. Includes: blusher, 3.2 g (0.113 oz), compact powder, 3.2 g (0.113 oz), highlighting powder 2.35 g (0.083 oz), contouring powders 3 x 2.35 g (0.083 oz). 3,200 retail units; Lot No. 04/17, Recall Number: F-1209-2019. Product may have possible presence of asbestos fibers.
  • Hollender Sustainable Brands, LLC dba Sustain Nat recalls Sustain NATURAL WIPES POSTPLAY 100% Cotton, 48 pre-moistened wipes, UPC: 85607800531; 200WIPEPP648. 11,348 units-Lot/Unit Numbers: 180926, 182609, 181112, 181113. Expiration Dates: 09/26/20, 11/12/20, 11/13/20. The affected lots may have a spotted discoloration on the wipes that may indicate the presence of mold or other contaminant.
  • Scalp Aesthetics recalls all lots of SCALPAINK SC basic black tattoo ink (Recall # F-1149-2019) as product is not coded. Product may be contaminated with bacteria.
  • Scalp Aesthetics recalls all lots of SCALPAINK PA basic black tattoo ink (Recall # F-1150-2019) as product is not coded. Product may be contaminated with bacteria.
  • Scalp Aesthetics recalls all lots of SCALPAINK AL basic black tattoo ink (Recall # F-1151-2019) as product is not coded. Product may be contaminated with bacteria.
  • Blissworld recalls Bliss Pore Patrol Clay-to Foam Purifying Cleanser with Willow Bark: 190 mL, 6.4 fl. oz. 91,439 units, UPC: 65104330042; codes: 1802465AA 1802565AA 1802665AB 1815265AA 1815565AA 1815665AA 1820465AA 1820565AA, due to presence of pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteria.
  • Crazy Foam International recalls the Original Crazy Foam 3-1 Fun Foam Body Wash, Shampoo & Conditioner packaged in 7 oz. aluminum canisters; Jo Jo Siwa, DC Comics (Superman, Wonder Woman, Batman, Joker, Flash Green Lantern), Looney Tunes" (Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Tweety, Taz), Santa, Reindeer, Snowman, Penguin, Pirate, Turtle, Shark Octopus, PAW Patrol (Chase, Skye, Rubble, Marshall), My Little Pony (Rainbow Dash, Pinkie Pie, Twilight Sparkle, Fluttershy), Transformers (Optimus Prime, Bumble Bee), Dracula, Witch, Frankenstein, Skeleton, Pumpkinhead, Princess, Pony, Cat and Fairy. 52,092 units; Lot Nos: 8247, 8253, 8262, 8263, and 8289, due to an excessive amount fragrance, with a possible risk of skin irritation.
  • Shadow Holdings DBA Bocchi Labs recalls John Paul Mitchel Systems Super Sculpt Glaze: 8.5 oz. (Lot numbers: JPS7DA, JPS7EA, JPS7GA, JPS7GB, JPS7HA, JPS7IA, JPS7IC) for complaints of off odor and potential microbial contamination.
  • Shadow Holdings DBA Bocchi Labs recalls L'Anza UT Chelating Shampoo 33.8 oz. (Lot number: B70309) for complaints of off odor and potential microbial contamination.
  • Shadow Holdings DBA Bocchi Labs recalls John Paul Mitchell Systems Shampoo Three 10.14 oz. (Lot number: JPS7BA) for complaints of off odor and potential microbial contamination.
  • Shadow Holdings DBA Bocchi Labs recalls John Paul Mitchell Systems Neuro Lather 9.2 oz. (Lot number: JPS7EA) for complaints of off odor and potential microbial contamination.
  • Shadow Holdings DBA Bocchi Labs recalls John Paul Mitchell Systems The Conditioner: 1 gallon (Lot numbers: JPS7FA and JPS8AC) for complaints of off odor and potential microbial contamination.
  • Eternal Ink Inc. recalls tattoo inks True Blue (46 bottles- 2 fl. oz./60 mL, Lot #352, manufactured 12/18/2017; exp. date: 12/18/2020) and Dark Red (63 bottles- 2 fl. oz./60 mL, Lot #352, manufactured 12/18/2017, exp. date: 12/18/2020) due to potential microbial contamination. 

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