Health Canada has recalled the metallic fairy-shaped pendant by Ardene Glam Collection in style number 14152429, as it contains an excessive amount of lead.
Exposure to lead and cadmium can be toxic, particularly to children, with a host of serious adverse effects, even deaths.
While neither Health Canada nor Ardene Holdings Inc. has received any reports of incidents or illnesses related to the pendant, customers are advised to dispose of the item immediately.
For further information, customers can call Aredene's toll free Customer Service Line at 1-866-322-4442 or visit the company's website.
From July 2012 to September 2012, approximately 919 pendants were sold in Canada.