Avon recalls eyelash curler after reported injuries - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Avon recalls eyelash curler after reported injuries

Posted: Updated:
The eyelash curler can break and expose a metal pin. The eyelash curler can break and expose a metal pin.
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

An ergonomic eyelash curler has been recalled by cosmetics company Avon due to a risk of eye injury, according to the Consumer Products Safety Commission.

The curler, sold by Avon through its website and network of representatives, can break and expose a metal pin. Avon has received 24 reports of the curler breaking. 13 of those reports include injury, three of which required medical attention.

The affected product model number is F3093441 and can be found on the original packaging.

Consumers are asked to stop using the product immediately. Customers can call Avon Products toll-free at (877) 217-5076. The company is offering a refund or complimentary mascara in exchange for the product.

Copyright 2014 WAFF. All rights reserved. 

Powered by WorldNow

1414 North Memorial Parkway
Huntsville, AL 35801
256-533-4848

WAFF Is a Proud Member
of the Raycom Family of Stations


FCC Public File
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and WAFF. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.