The products contain the substance methyl salicylate which must be in child resistant packaging as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act (PPPA). The packaging of the products is not child resistant, posing a risk of poisoning if the contents are swallowed by young children.
This recall involves 1/2 fl. oz (15 mL) amber glass bottles with black caps of deSensua Wintergreen Essential Oil, Birch Essential Oil and Pain Soother Essential Oil. The black, gold and blue labels on each bottle displays the deSensua logo, product name and the volume amount of the bottle. The Wintergreen Essential Oil has UPC code 760921403266, the Birch Essential Oil has UPC code 760921403129 and the Pain Soother Essential Oil has UPC code 760921403051 printed on the back of the label.
Consumers should immediately store the product in a safe location out of reach of children and contact MTIG Productions for a full refund. All known purchasers are being contacted directly.
No incidents or injuries have been reported.
Online at Amazon.com and deSensua.com from December 2014 through January 2020 for between $13 and $40.
MTIG Productions LLC, dba deSensua, of Buffalo, Wyo.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 40 years.
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