Uh-oh: FDA stops sale of ‘misbranded’ Belo products
Will this blemish the reputation of the leading beauty clinic in the country?
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has summoned officials of the Belo Medical Group to explain its side after the regulator discovered violations made by the company.
The cosmetic clinic owned by Dra. Vicki Belo has been reprimanded by the FDA for selling several “mislabeled or misbranded” products, which they said violates Republic Act 3720 or the Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act.”
ABS-CBN News said 11 products are banned from sale:
The FDA ordered Belo Medical Group to immediately stop selling the following products:
-ZO Medical by Zein Obagi;
-MD Glycogent Exfoliation Accelerator 10% concentration;
-ZO Medical by Zein Obagi Foamacleanse Gentle Foaming Cleanser for all types;
-ZO Medical by Zein Obagi Oclipse Sunscreen/Primer SPF 30 Protection;
-Belo Illuminating Cream Alpha Arbutin+Liquorice;
-Belo Prescriptives Keralyt 2 Cream;
-ZO Medical by Zein ObagiMD Melamix Skin Lightener & Blending Creme Hydroquinone USP 4%;
-ZO Medical by Zein Obagi MD Melanin Skin Bleaching & Correcting Creme Hydroquinone USP 4%;
-Belo Prescriptives Acne Astringent;
-Belo Prescriptives Belo White;
-Belo Prescriptives DLC Peeling Creme;
-ZO Medical by Zein Obagi MD Cebatrol.