LaRose Industries Recalls Cra-Z-Jewelz Ultimate Gem Jewelry Machines Due to High Levels of Lead

The recalled kits were sold at a variety of retailers nationwide including Kmart, Toys R Us, Walmart, and Target

LaRose Industries Recalls Cra-Z-Jewelz Ultimate Gem Jewelry Machines Due to High Levels of Lead
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June 3, 2016

LaRose Industries is recalling approximately 175,000 Cra-Z-Jewelz Gem Creations jewelry making kits. The Slider Bracelet in the kit contains high levels of lead. Lead is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health issues.

This recall involves two models of LaRose's Jewelz Gem Creations jewelry making kit and one refill product. The UPC code is printed on the outside of the product box and on the bottom of the Gem Machine.

The potentially dangerous products include:

  • Shimmer N' Sparkle Cra-Z-Art Cra-Z-Jewelz Gem Creations Ultimate Gem Machine (kit) with UPC 884920174504
  • My Look Cra-Z-Art Cra-Z-Jewelz Gem Creations Ultimate Gem Machine (kit) with UPC 884920466340
  • Shimmer N' Sparkle Cra-Z-Art Cra-Z-Jewelz Gem Creations Gem Charm and Slider Bracelets (refill components for the jewelry making kit) with UPC 884920174849

Kmart, Toys R Us, Walmart and other retailers sold the Shimmer N' Sparkle Cra-Z-Art Cra-Z-Jewelz Gem Creations Ultimate Gem Machine from August 2015 through April 2016 for $30. Toys R Us, Walmart and other retailers sold the Shimmer N' Sparkle Cra-Z-Art Cra-Z-Jewelz Gem Creations Gem Charm and Slider Bracelets from August 2015 through April 2016 for $10. Target stores sold the My Look Cra-Z-Art Cra-Z-Jewelz Gem Creations Ultimate Gem Machine from August 2015 through April 2016 for $30.

Consumers should immediately take these recalled products away from children and contact LaRose for instructions to receive a full refund.

For additional information on this recall, contact LaRose Industries by calling (855) 345-4693.