TITLE

Skin peeling's blemished record

AUTHOR(S)
Mannix, M.; Findlay, S.
PUB. DATE
June 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;6/8/92, Vol. 112 Issue 22, p75
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has warned that chemical skin-peeling products that promise to strip away scars, wrinkles and blemishes to reveal `new' layers of skin pose serious health risks. Peel Away Facial Systems, made by Global Esthetics of Seattle caused ailments in four people; The firm has been ordered to cease production of PeelAway; Skin-peeling products will be subject to FDA approval; Telephone number to call with complaints.
ACCESSION #
9206081577

 

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