Herbal Extract Whitening Anti-Freckle Set banned by the FDA since 2014 had 23,300 ppm of mercury.
The group pointed out that with the exception of the two BG products and the Feique
cream, nine had already been banned by the FDA.
Using a handheld x-ray fluorescence spectrometer, EcoWaste detected 51,000 ppm of mercury from: the BG Sea Pearl and Papaya Natural Essence 6 days Specific Eliminating Freckle Whitening Sun Block Cream; BG Ginseng and Ganoderma Lucidum 6 Days Specific Eliminating Freckle Whitening Sun Block Cream, 46,800 ppm of the toxic metal; Yudantang Ginseng and Green Cucumber 10 Days Whitening Speckles Removed Essence with 43,500 ppm; Feique
Herbal Extract Whitening Anti-Freckle Set with 28,800 ppm; Erna Whitening Cream with 8,284 ppm; Yinni Green Tea Quickacting Whitener and Speckle Remover Package with 6,554 ppm; and Jiaoli Miraculous Cream with 4,740 ppm.
In addition, the FDA warned against the sale of five other products for failure to obtain prior market authorization or notification from the agency: Excellent Royalsuffi Fade Out Day Cream; Yu Yan Excellent Yest Intensive Night Cream; Baschi Day and Night Cream; Baschi Whitening Cream; and Feique
Herbal Extract Whitening Freckle-Removing Series.
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herbal extract whitening antifreckle set, Angel placenta whitening cream, Sanli eliminating freckle cream and LMSER whitening cream.