Hazardous beauty brands named

Six brands of cosmetic products have been identified by the Ministry of Health’s Food and Drugs Administration as unregistered with authorities, with some items said to contain prohibited chemicals. In a report in state-run media, consumers were told that the products – Tree 3 Day Brighten and Re-Whitening Cream; Lay Now Whitening Night Cream; PW Banishing Cream, Baschi Day Cream-Thailand, Baschi Day Cream-China and Polla Anti-Melasma Night Cream – are unsafe for use. A warning was issued that action will be taken against any shop found to be selling them.