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Topic: HERE'S A LIST OF BANNED PRODUCTS CONTAINING HARMFUL SUBSTANCES
September 17th, 2006 03:41 AM
Amber PRODUCTS CONTAINING MERCURY, HYDROQUINONE AND STEROID ARE DANGEROUS. HERE'S A LIST OF PRODUCTS THAT CONTAIN HARMFUL SUBSTANCES:



STEROID:


BETNOVATE

MEDIVEN

DIPROSONE

NERISONE

DERMOVATE

HYDROCORTISONE

0XY 5 AND 0XY 10




SKIN LIGHTENING CREAMS CONTAINING HYDROQUINONE



JARIBU CREAM

MEKAKO CREAM

AMIRA CREAM

TURA SKIN TONING CREAM

YESAKO MEDICATED BEAUTY CREAM

RICO COMPLEXION CREAM

MADONNA MEDICATED CREAM

MREMBO MEDICATED BEAUTY CREAM

SHIRLEY CREAM

KISS -MEDICATED BEAUTY CREAM
UNO21 CREAM
PRINCESS PATRA LUXURY COMPLEXION CREAM

ZARINA MEDICATED SKIN LIGHTENER CREAM

ENVI SKIN TONER

VIVA SUPER LEMON

AMBI SPECIAL COMPLEXION CREAM

LOLANE CREAM

NADINOLA CREAM

GLOTONE COMPLEXION CREAM

NINDOLA CREAM

CLAIRE CREME

MIC SKIN LIGHTENER CREAM

TONIGHT NIGHT BEAUTY CREAM

FULANI CREME ECLAIRCISSANTE

CLERE LEMON CREAM

CLERE EXTRA CREAM

BINTI JAMBO CREAM

BUTONE CREAM

MALAIKA MEDICATED BEAUTY CREAM

DEAR HEART WITH HYDROQUINONE CREAM

MIKI BEAUTY CREAM

CRUSADER SKIN TONING CREAM

NISH MEDICATED CREAM

ISLAND BEAUTY SKIN FADE CREAM

MALIBU MEDICATED CREAM

PALMER'S SKIN SUCCESS FADE CREAM

CARE PLUS FAIRNESS CREAM

TOPICLEAR CREAM

CAREKAKO MEDICATED CREAM

BODY CLEAR CREAM

A3 SKIN LIGHTENING CREAM

AMBI AMERICAN FORMULA

DREAM SUCCESSFUL

SYMBA CREME SKIN LITE 'N' SMOOTH

Ikb MEDICATED CREAM

CLEARTONE SKIN TONING CREAM

CLEAR ESSENCE MEDICATED FADE CREAM

AMBI EXTRA COMPLEXION CREAM FOR MEN

CLEARTONE EXTRA SKIN TONING CREAM

O'NYIA SKIN CRÈME

A3 TRIPPLE ACTION CREAM PEARL LIGHT

ELEGANCE SKIN LIGHTENING CREAM

MR. CLERE CREAM

FAIRLADY SKIN LIGHTENING CREAM

FADE OUT CREAM

TOP LEMON PLUS CREAM

CLEAR TOUCH CREAM

CRUSADER ULTRA BRAND CREAM

ULTIME SKIN LIGHTENING CREAM

RICO SKIN TONE CRÈME

BARAKA SKIN LIGHTENING CREAM

PEAU CLAIRE CRÈME ECLAIRCISSANTE

PRINCESS MEDICATED BEAUTY CREAM

IMMEDIAT CLAIRE LIGHTENING BODY CREAM



SKIN LIGHTENING LOTIONS CONTAINING HYDROQUINONE



J ARIBU SKIN LIGHTENING LOTION

AMIRA SKIN LIGHTENING LOTION

A3 CLEARTOUCH COMPLEXION LOTION

A3 LEMON SKIN LIGHTENING LOTION

KISS LOTION

RICO SKIN LIGHTENING LOTION

PRINCESS LOTION

PEAU CLAIRE BEAUTY BODY LOTION

CLEAR TOUCH LOTION

FAIR & WHITE BODY CLEARING MILK

SIVOCLAIR LIGHTENING BODY LOTION

EXTRA CLAIR LIGHTENING BODY LOTION

PRECIEUX TREATMENT BEAUTY LOTION

CLEAR ESSENCE SKIN BEAUTYFYING MILK



SKIN LIGHTENING GELS CONTAINING HYDROQUINONE



ULTRA CLEAR

TOPICLEAR

BODY CLEAR



SKIN LIGHTENING BODY OILS CONTAINING HVDROQUINONE



PEAU CLAIRE LIGHTENING BODY OIL



SOAPS CONTAINING HYDROQUINONE



M.G.C. EXTRA CLEAR

TOPICLEAR BEAUTY COMPLEXION SOAP

LADY CLAIRE

BLACKSTAR

AMIRA

ULTRA CLEAR

BODY CLEAR MEDICATED ANTISEPTIC SOAP

IMMEDIATE CLAIRE LIGHTENING BEAUTY SOAP

CHERIE CLAIRE BODY BEAUTY LIGHTENING & TREATING SOAP



SOAPS CONTAINING MERCURY AND ITS COMPOUNDS



MOVATE

MEKAKO

JARIBU

TURA

ACURA

RICO

FAIR LADY

ELEGANCE

MIKI

JAMBO



SKIN LIGHTENING CREAMS CONTAINING MERCURY AND ITS COMPOUNDS


PIMPLEX MEDICATED CREAM
NEW SHIRLEY MEDICATED CREAM



CREAM PREPARATIONS CONTAINING HYDROGEN PEROXIDE(H2O2)



JOLEN CREAM



SKIN PREPARATIONS CONTINTING STEROIDS

MOVATE CREAM

SKIN SUCCESS GEL

HOT MOVATE GEL

AMIRA -C

NEU CLEAR GEL

TENOVATE

BODY CLEAR CREAM SPOT REMOVER

TOP GEL PLUS

SOFT AND BEAUTIFUL CREAM

LEMONVATE CREAM

SECRET GEL

TCB GEL PLUS

UNIC CLEAR SUPER CREAM

TOPIFRAM CREAM

SKIN BALANCE LEMON CREAM

PEAU CLAIRE GEL PLUS

DARK & LOVELY GEL

DERMO -GEL PLUS

PEAU CLAIRE CREAM

FASHION FAIR GEL PLUS

HOT PROSONE GEL

SKIN BALANCE CREAM WRINKLE REMOVER

DARK & LOVELY CREAM

VISIBLE DIFFERENCE GEL

SIVOCLAIR CREAM

ACTION DEMOVATE CREAM

REGGE LEMON GEL

ULTIMATE LADY GEL

TOPIFRAM GEL PLUS

AGE RENEWAL CREAM

FAIR & WHITE GEL PLUS

PEAU CLAIR GEL PLUS

FASHION FAIR CREAM

FIRST CLASS LADY CREAM

SKIN SUCCESS CREAM

NEU CLEAR CREAM PLUS

JARIBU BETA - ß CREAM

BODY TREAT CREAM SPOT REMOVER

CLAIR & LOVELY GEL

PEAU CLAIR CREAM

SOFT & BEAUTIFUL GEL

ACTION DEMOVATE GEL PLUS

PROSONE GEL

SKIN BALANCE GEL WRINKLE REMOVER

ULTRA-GEL PLUS

PRO-ONE GEL MCA

BETALEMON CREAM
September 17th, 2006 03:42 AM
Amber This article was provided by Cheska.


THE UNITED REPUBLI OF TANZANIA

MINISTRY OF HEALTH


TANZANIA FOOD AND DRUGS AUTHORITY (TFDA)



COSMETICS PRODUCTS CONTAINING PROHIBITED INGREDIENTS



The Tanzania Food and Drug Authority (TFDA) is informing manufacturers, importers, distributors, wholesalers, retailers of cosmetics and general public that section 88 (a) of Tanzania Food, Drug and Cosmetics Act, 2003 prohibits the manufacture, sell, supply or distribution of cosmetics that contain prohibited ingredients which may harm or cause injury to the users under normal conditions of use.

In view of this, the following ingredients are prohibited to be included in any cosmetic preparation to be sold in the Tanzania:-



1. Bithionol

2. Hexachlorophene

3. Mercury compounds

4. Vinyl chloride

5. Zirconium – containing complexes in aerosol products

6. Halogenated salicylanilides (di-, tri- metabromsalan and tetrachlorosalicynilide)

7. Chloroquinone and its derivatives

8. Steroids in any proportions

9. Chloroform

10. Chlofluorocarbon propellants (fully halogenated chlorofluoroalkanes) in cosmetic aerosol products

11. Methyelene chloride


The general public is hereby warned that the use of any of the following listed cosmetic products may cause injury or harm the users because they have been identified to contain one or more of the above prohibited ingredients.



The Authority requires all the manufactures, importers, distributors, wholesalers, retailers of cosmetics to make sure that, they are only engaged with cosmetic products which do not contain any of the above listed ingredients and should not be engaged with any of the below listed cosmetic products. Furthermore importation into the country and manufacture of the below listed cosmetic products is prohibited.

The Authority informs all stakeholders and general public to surrender the below mentioned cosmetics to Tanzania Food and Drug Authority (TFDA) or to Regional Medical Officers or to District Medical Officers for destruction.



Skin Lightening creams containing Hydroquinone



1.
Mekako Cream

2.
Rico Complexion Cream

3.
Princess Cream

4.
Butone Cream

5.
Extra Clear Cream

6.
Mic Cream

7.
Viva Super Lemon Cream

8.
Ultra Skin Tone Cream

9.
Fade - Out Cream

10.
Palmer`s Skin Success (pack)

11.
Fair & white Active Lightening Cream

12.
Fair & White Whitening Cream

13.
Fair & White Strong Bleaching Treatment Cream

14.
Fair & white Body Clearing milk

15.
Maxi – Tone fade Cream

16.
Nadinola Fade Cream

17.
Clear Essence Medicated fade Cream

18.
Peau Claire Body Lotion

19.
Reine Clair Rico Super Body Lotion

20.
Immediat Claire Maxi – Beuty lotion

21.
Tura Lotion

22.
Ikb Medicated Cream

23.
Crusader Skin Toning Cream

24.
Tura Bright & Even Cream

25.
Claire Cream

26.
Miki Beauty Cream

27.
Peau Claire Crème Eclaircissante

28.
Sivoclair lightening Body Lotion

29.
Extra Clair lightening Body Lotion

30.
Precieux Treatment Beauty Lotion

31.
Clear Essence Skin Beautifying Milk

32.
Tura Skin Toning Cream

33.
Madonna Medicated Beauty Cream

34.
Mrembo Medicated Beauty Cream

35.
Shirley Cream

36.
Kiss – Medicated Beauty Cream

37.
UNO21 Cream

38.
Princess Patra Luxury Complexion Cream

39.
Envi Skin Toner

40.
Zarina Medicated Skin Lightener

41.
Ambi Special Complexion

42.
Lolane Cream

43.
Glotone Complexion Cream

44.
Nindola Cream

45.
Tonight Night Beauty Cream

46.
Fulani Cream Eclaircissante

47.
Clere Lemon Cream

48.
Clere Extra Cream

49.
Binti Jambo Cream

50.
Malaika Medicated Beauty Cream

51.
Dear Heart with Hydroquinone Cream

52.
Nish Medicated Cream

53.
Island Beauty Skin Fade Cream

54.
Malibu Medicated Cream

55.
Care plus Fairness Cream

56.
Topiclear Cream

57.
Carekako Medicated Cream

58.
Body Clear Cream

59.
A3 Skin Lightening Cream

60.
Ambi American Formula

61.
Dream Successful

62.
Symba crème Skin Lite ‘N’ Smooth

63.
Cleartone Skin Toning Cream

64.
Ambi Extra Complexion Cream for men

65.
Cleartone Extra Skin Toning Cream

66.
O`Nyi Skin Crème

67.
A3 Tripple action Cream Pearl Light

68.
Elegance Skin Lightening Cream

69.
Mr. Clere Cream

70.
Clear Touch Cream

71.
Crusader Ultra Brand Cream

72.
Ultime Skin Lightening Cream

73.
Rico Skin Tone Cream

74.
Baraka Skin Lightening Cream

75.
Fairlady Skin Lightening Cream

76.
Immediat Claire Lightening Body Cream

77.
Skin Lightening Lotions Containing Hydroquinone

78.
Jaribu Skin Lightening Lotion

79.
Amira Skin Lightening lotion

80.
A3 Cleartouch Complexion Lotion

81.
A3 Lemon Skin Lightening Lotion

82.
Kiss Lotion

83.
Princess Lotion

84.
Clear Touch Lotion

85.
Super Max – Tone Lotion

86
No Mark Cream


Skin Lightening Gels Containing Hydroquinone



1.
Body Clear

2.
Topi Clear

3.
Ultra Clear


Skin Lightening Body Oils Containing Hydroquinone

1. Peau Claire Lightening Body Oil



Soaps Containing Hydroquinone



1.
Body Clear Medicated Antiseptic Soap

2.
Blackstar

3.
Cherie Claire Body Beauty Lightening & Treating Soap

4.
Immediate Clair Lightening Beauty Soap

5.
Lady Claire

6.
M.G.C Extra Clear

7.
Topi Clear Beauty Complexion Soap

8.
Ultra Clear


Soaps containing Mercury and its compounds



1.
Movate Soap

2.
Miki Soap

3.
Jaribu Soap

4.
Binti Jambo Soap

5.
Amira Soap

6.
Mekako Soap

7.
Rico Soap

8.
Tura Soap

9.
Acura Soap

10.
Fair Lady

11.
Elegance


Skin Lightening Creams containing Mercury and its Compounds



1.
Pimplex Medicated Cream

2.
New Shirley Medicated Cream






Cream preparations containing steroids



1.
Amira Cream

2.
Jaribu Cream

3.
Fair & Lovely Super Cream

4.
Neu Clear Cream Plus (spot Remover)

5.
Age renewal Cream

6.
Visible Difference Cream (Neu Clear – Spots Remover)

7.
Body Clear Cream

8.
Sivo Clair Fade Cream

9.
Skin Balance Lemon Cream

10.
Peau Claire Cream

11.
Skin Success Cream

12.
M & C DynamiClair Cream

13.
Skin Success Fade Cream

14.
Fairly White Cream

15.
Clear Essence Cream

16.
Miss Caroline Cream

17.
Lemonvate Cream

18.
Movate Cream

19.
Soft & Beautiful Cream

20.
Mediven Cream

21.
Body treat Cream (spot remover)

22.
Dark & Lovely Cream

23.
SivoClair Cream

24.
Musk – Clear Cream

25.
Fair & Beautiful Cream

26.
Beautiful Beginning Cream

27.
Diproson Cream

28.
Dermovate Cream

29.
Top Lemon Plus

30.
Lemon Cream

31.
Beta Lemon Cream

32.
Tenovate

33.
Unic Clear Super Cream

34.
Topiflam Cream

35.
First Class Lady Cream


Gel preparations containing steroids



1. Fashion Fair Gel Plus

2. Hot Movate Gel

3. Hyprogel

4. Mova Gel Plus

5. Secret Gel Cream

6. Peau Claire Gel Plus

7. Hot Proson Gel

8. Skin Success gel Plus

9. Skin Clear Gel Plus

10. Soft & Beautiful Gel

11. Skin Fade Gel Plus

12. Ultra – Gel Plus

13. Zarina Plus Top Gel

14. Action Dermovate Gel Plus

15. Prosone Gel

16. Skin Balance Gel Wrinkle Remover

17. TCB Gel plus

18. Demo – Gel Plus

19. Regge Lemon Gel

20. Ultimate Lady Gel

21. Topifram Gel Plus

22. Clair & Lovely Gel


TFDA is established under the Tanzania Food, Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 2003 to control the quality, safety and effectiveness of food, drugs, herbal drugs, cosmetics and medical devices. This is achieved by regulation of importation, manufacture, labelling, marking or identification, storage, promotion, sell and distribution of these products or any material or substance used in their manufacture.



THE DIRECTOR GENERAL

TANZANIA FOOD AND DRUGS AUTHORITY (TFDA)

EPI – MABIBO

P.O. BOX 77150, DAR ES SALAAM

TEL: 022 2450751/2450512/2452108

FAX: 255 22 2450793
September 17th, 2006 03:43 AM
Amber
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Mercury in Cosmetic Skin Whitening Creams

Product name
Mercury
Country of origin
Color


(ppm)



Kelly
0.43
Indonesia
Shiny yellow

Fair and Lovely
0.54
India
White

Orrefor (Extra pearl Cream)
912.50
Unknown
Dark shiny yellow

Pally (Nourishing Cream)
2.19
Thailand
Light yellow

Bivong
928.50
Unknown
Dark shiny yellow

Butae (Pearl Cream)
517.50
Unknown
Shiny yellow

Ginseng (Extra Pearl Cream)
467.35
Unknown
Yellow

ARCHE (Formula A.A. Melasma Cream)
0.74
Thailand
Pale yellow

Last fade cream (The secret of seaweed)
0.60
Indonesia
Shiny white

Ginseng (Extra pearl cream)
594.50
Unknown
Shiny yellow

Emoon (Pearl Grease)
0.45
Unknown
Pale yellow

U.B. Formula 99 A.A. (Melasma Cream)
0.43
Thailand
Pale yellow

Silvana cream
2.15
Lebanon
Creamy white

Ly-NA (Nourish face cream)
1.49
Taiwan
Shiny orange

El-Arais cream
0.23
Syria
Pale white

Hawaa cream
0.00
Syria
Shiny white

Hawaa cream
0.00
Syria
Shiny pink

Ly-NA (Medicated pearl paste)
0.00
Taiwan
Shiny orange

Paris cream
0.00
United Arab Emirate
Shiny white

ALFA (Extra pearl cream)
1319.00
Unknown
Shiny yellow

Yin Fong (Extra pearl cream)
388.90
Thailand
Shiny yellow

Rose cream
0.00
Lebanon
Shiny beige

Yong Chin (Nourishing cream)
0.00
Thailand
Off-white

Beanne (Pearl cream)
0.09
Thailand
Dark shiny yellow

Diana
5650.00
Lebanon
Dark shiny beige

Civic (Nourishing cream)
1964.50
Thailand
Pale yellow

Ideal cream
1.18
Lebanon
Shiny beige

Melanax
1.73
Pakistan
Shiny white

Bashaer
0.73
Syria
White

Cing-Cing
0.13
Unknown
Pale yellow

Cing-Cing (Roon Petch)
1.18
Unknown
Pale yellow

Daifu (Herbal formula/pearl cream)
271.15
Thailand
Shiny off-white

Drula (Bleaching wax)
0.00
Germany
Shiny white

Tibet Snow
0.37
Pakistan
Shiny white

Palmer’s Skin Success (Fade cream)
0.00
England
Shiny white

Skinicles (Fade cream)
0.00
England
Shiny white

Fade-Out
0.00
England
Shiny white

Cream Minerva
1281.50
England
Shiny beige