Family Says Woman Used Mercury-Tainted Skin Cream Twice A Day For Seven YearsThe product contained 12,000 times the legal amount of mercury.
How Do Illegal Beauty Products End Up In The Country?A 30-year-old Tulare County woman is behind bars months after state officials warned about tainted face creams.
Central California Woman Suspected Of Selling Mercury-Bearing CreamFederal prosecutors say a central California woman has been arrested on suspicion of selling skin creams tainted with dangerous levels of mercury.
Toxic Skin-Whitening Creams Should Be 'Avoided At All Costs,' Officials SaySkin-whitening creams can be as toxic as paint strippers and should be "avoided at all costs," the UK's Local Government Association has warned.
Skin Cream Altered With Mercury Puts Woman In ComaSacramento County said this is the first reported case of "methylmercury" poisoning of this type linked to skin cream in the United States.
Tainted Skin Cream Imported From Mexico Leaves Sacramento Woman In Semi-Comatose StateHealth officials say a Sacramento woman has been left in a semi-comatose state after using a tainted skin cream product.
Fish Found With Mercury In Remote Western Regions Federal scientists have found high amounts of mercury in sport fish caught in remote areas of national parks in the West and Alaska, according to a study released Thursday.