KANEBO Cosmetics Inc., Lissage Ltd. and E’quipe, Ltd. have decided to recall the brightening products from the Japanese market containing the quasi-drug ingredient Rhododenol 4-(4-hydroxyphenyl)-2-butanol.
The recall affects Japan and 10 Asian territories: Taiwan, Hong Kong, South Korea, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Myanmar, the Philippines and Vietnam
For further details including the list of products being recalled, please see Kanebo’s press release.
News of the recall is also reported on Channel News Asia. Please see Japan’s Kanebo recalls cosmetics over skin stain fears.
source: kanebo, chanelnewsasia.com