CPSC Recall - Issued 5/13/2014

Avon Recalls Ergonomic Eyelash Curler Due to Eye Injury Hazard

Manufacturer: Avon Products, Inc
Product: Ergonomic Eyelash Curler
Hazard: The eyelash curler can break, exposing a metal pin, which poses an eye injury hazard to consumers.
Injuries: Avon has received 24 reports of the Ergonomic Eyelash Curler breaking, including six reports of the spring breaking. These 24 incidents include 13 reports of injury, including three for which the consumer received medical attention.
Description: This recall involves an Avon Ergonomic Eyelash Curler which is silver with black ergonomic finger grips. The word Avon is engraved in the silver upper lash curling bar. The recalled curler has the Avon model number F3093441 which can be found on the product’s box.
Remedy: Refund/Replace
Sold At: Independent Avon sales representatives or online at www.avon.com from January 2007 through April 2014 for about $5.
Units: About 478,000 in the U.S. and 41,795 in Canada
Consumer Contact: Avon Products toll-free at (877) 217-5076 (English) or (877) 217-5077 (Español) from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.avon.com and click on Product Recall at the bottom of the page.
Company Website: www.avon.com