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Consumers warned on DIY tattoo removal kits

A BBC investigation has found harmful and banned ingredients in a DIY tattoo removal kit that can be bought online.

The peel, which can be purchased for £15, was found to contain TCA - a corrosive chemical, which is banned for use in cosmetics.

The Trading Standards Institute says it is a new product and consumers need to be warned.

Qasa Alom reports.

  • 26 Sep 2015
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