November 26, 2013
A makeup product purchased in Kansas City has now been linked to at least one case of childhood lead poisoning.
The cosmetic product, which had a label written in Burmese, was packaged in a silver colored container with a cardboard cover showing a woman wearing a pink dress. Translated in English, the label reads: “Sondraque, in the Myanmar tradition, the princess uses Thanakha.”
According to Kansas City, Missouri’s Health Department, thanakha may