March 15, 2000Gabriel SkinCare Recalls Aloe
Care, Blemish Control Mask and Sunblock
Westlake, OH (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Gabriel Skin care Distributors, Inc. is recalling
sunblocks because of a failure to perform active ingredient testing.
The recalled items are packaged in
plastic jars and distributed under the Gabriel SkinCare label as:
Aloe Care (Hydrocortisone cream), 32 ounce jar
Blemish Control Mask (sulfur), 64 ounce jar
SPF 16 Sunblock Gel, 4 ounce jar
SPF 25 Sunblock Gel, 4 ounce jar
SPF 30 Sunblock Lotion, 32 ounce jar
SPF 30 Waterproof Sunblock Lotion, 32 ounce jars.
The products were distributed
nationwide and in Puerto Rico. All lot numbers are affected by this recall.
This ongoing Class II recall
was initiated by Gabriel SkinCare by letter mailed on February 4, 2000. This is the
first public notice issued by the FDA.
Questions concerning this recall may
be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
FDA Recall #d-228/233-0
Notice of this product warning was
sent via email to SafeMail
subscribers March 15, 2000.
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