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Azzaro Skin Force Shaving Gel, sold separately or as part of a kit

Starting date:
July 21, 2010
Posting date:
July 21, 2010
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Cosmetics
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Audience:
Healthcare Professionals
Identification number:
RA-500002368

Affected products

Azzaro Skin Force Shaving Gel, sold separately or as part of a kit

Product description

This recall involves Azzaro Skin Force-brand Shaving Gel. The shaving gel comes in a 150mL grey aerosol container that can be identified by UPC 3351500919031. The shaving gel also comes as part of a "Discovery Kit" in a 50mL grey aerosol container with UPC 3351500919116.

Hazard identified

The product lacks the symbol and warnings required for potentially flammable and explosive products under Canadian law. This lack of labelling information could result in misuse of the product and lead to serious injury.

Health Canada has not received any reports of incidents or injuries related to the use of this product.

Number sold

Approximately 4,110 of the recalled products were sold at the Bay, Sears, Jean-Coutu, and Pharmaprix/Shoppers Drug Mart stores in Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled products were sold from 2007 to 2010.

Place of origin

Manufactured in France.

Companies

Importer
Clarins Canada Inc.
Ville St-Laurent
Quebec
CANADA
Manufacturer
Azzaro
FRANCE

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and dispose of it as per Municipal Hazardous Waste Guidelines. Consumers are asked to contact their municipality for instructions on disposing aerosol containers.