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Hashmi-Surma RecallNew Reliance Traders, Inc. has announced a voluntary recall of their Hashmi Surma Special Eyeliner.  Testing of the product revealed high levels of lead (167,387 parts per million) which can cause health problems in infants, children and pregnant women.

The product is particularly used as eye makeup and was distributed in retail stores in Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Maryland and Rhode Island.  The product is packaged in a 12 GM gold bottle, enclosed within blue packaging with English translation on the front and foreign language on the back.  New Reliance urges consumers to discontinue use and return product for full refund.

To read more on this topic, click on the following links:

Food & Drug Administration, “New Reliance Traders, Inc. – Voluntary recalls Hashmi Surma Special Eyeliner due to elevated lead levels”. (2013). Retrieved November 20, 2013, from: www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls.ucm375359.htm

RTT News, “New Reliance Voluntary recalls Hashmi Surma Special Eyeliner due to elevated lead levels”. (2013). Retrieved November 20, 2013, from: http://www.rttnews.com/2225689/new-reliance-recalls-hashmi-surma-special-eyeliner-due-to-high-lead-content.aspx

Recalls, “New Reliance Voluntary recalls Hashmi Surma Special Eyeliner due to elevated lead levels”. (2013). Retrieved November 20, 2013, from: http://www.recalls.us/food-recalls/new-reliance-traders-inc.-voluntarily-recalls-hashmi-surma-special-eyeliner-due-to-elevated-lead-levels.html

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