The Ministry of Health warns the public against the purchase and use of cosmetic products manufactured or imported by UPC International Ltd. and distributed unlicensed by the Ministry of Health
As part of enforcement and inspection operations of Central District Health Bureau and Pharmaceutical Division it was found that UPC International Ltd. operating since 2013, had been manufacture, import and distribute cosmetics products that has not been licensed by the Ministry of Health.
The company, operating from 18 HaMelacha St., Ra’anana, manufactures, imports and distribute mainly hair removal wax products, nail polishes, nail polish removers and rubbing alcohol.
In addition, the Ministry of Health warns the public against the purchase and use of the following cosmetic products, which were manufactured by UPC International Ltd. and are distributed in packages labeled by different manufacturer companies:
- "Harel cosmetic cold wax" – the label indicated "manufactured and distributed by Harel Cosmetics POBox 238 Givatayim. Phone: 0508812020".
- "Hair removal wax" – the label indicated " manufactured by Life. PO Box 31196 Tel Aviv. Tel. 050-8812020. "
The public is requested not to purchase and use these products which have not been approved by the Ministry of Health.