Tests confirm kids' makeup from Claire's contains ASBESTOS - but the company refuses to issue recall

Mail Online | 3/6/2019 | Chauncey Alcorn For Dailymail.com
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U.S. regulators have warned people not to use certain Claire's makeup products after samples tested positive for cancer-causing asbestos.

The accessories retailer disputed the findings of the Food and Drug Administration and has refused regulators' request for a recall of the contaminated products.

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Those affected are Claire’s Eye Shadows, Batch/Lot No.: 08/17; Claire’s Compact Powder, Batch/Lot No.: 07/15; and Claire’s Contour Palette, Batch/Lot No: 04/17.

Claire’s noted in a statement that it removed the three products in question from its stores 'out of an abundance of caution,' and will also be removing any remaining talc-based cosmetics.

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But the jewelry and cosmetics maker claims the FDA’s test results have incorrectly identified fibers in its products as asbestos.

A Claire's spokesperson said the company tried to explain the issue to the FDA, but the agency issued its warning anyway,...
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