Thursday, July 17, 2008

RECALL: Lip Gloss & Jewlry Set Sold Exclusively at Wal-Mart Due to Rick of Lead Exposure

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with FAF Inc of Rhode Island, today announced a voluntary recall of 30,000 “Faded Glory” Lip Gloss, Locket, and Bracelet Sets. The lobster claw clasp on the bracelet contains high levels of lead, which is toxic if ingested and can cause adverse health effects. Injuries: None reported. The recalled three-piece sets contain a rectangle-shaped lip gloss container, a heart-shaped locket necklace, and a charm bracelet. The following models are included in the recall:
Item Model Number UPC
Frog Set 6709-4250 72783357703
Monkey Set 6709-4251 72783357704
Cat Set 6709-4252 72783357705
“Faded Glory”, the model number, and UPC are printed on the product’s hangtag.
Sold at: Wal-Mart stores nationwide from May 2008 through June 2008 for about $6 and manufactured in China.
Consumers should immediately take the bracelet away from children and return the set to any Wal-Mart store for a full refund. For additional information, contact F.A.F. Inc. at 800-949-3311 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, or visit


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