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deSensua recalls essential oils

The packaging of the products is not child resistant

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deSensua of Buffalo, Wyo., is recalling about 1,000 containers of deSensua Wintergreen, Birch and Pain Soother Essential Oils

The product, which contains methyl salicylate, does not come in child resistant packaging as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act, posing a risk of poisoning.

No incidents or injuries have been reported.

This recall involves 1/2 fl.-oz (15 mL) amber glass bottles with black caps of deSensua Wintergreen Essential Oil, Birch Essential Oil and Pain Soother Essential Oil.

The black, gold and blue labels on each bottle display the deSensua logo, product name and the volume amount of the bottle.

The Wintergreen Essential Oil has UPC code 760921403266, the Birch Essential Oil has UPC code 760921403129 and the Pain Soother Essential Oil has UPC code 760921403051 printed on the back of the label.

The oils, manufactured in the U.S., were sold online at Amazon.com and deSensua.com from December 2014, through January 2020, for between $13 and $40.

What to do

Consumers should immediately store the product in a safe location out of reach of children and contact the company for a full refund. All known purchasers are being contacted directly.

Consumers may contact the firm at (800) 717-1969 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (MT) Monday through Friday, by email at hello@desensua.com, or online at www.desensua.com for more information.

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