The product is distributed in the United States through Saje retail locations in California, New Jersey, and New York. The product is also distributed through online sales across the United States and internationally.
Based on routine sample testing, one lot (814020) of Splish Splash Gentle Baby Wash 8.5 fl. oz. was found to contain the bacteria Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
There have not been any reported adverse reactions for this product in the United States to date.
On the Canadian company’s website, Kiara LeBlanc, chief product and creative officer, issued the following announcement:
This past week, during routine testing, we discovered that Splish Splash Baby Wash was not up to quality standards and could cause potential health concerns. Knowing this, today, we announce the recall of this product.
On behalf of Saje, I wholeheartedly apologize for potentially putting you or your loved ones at risk. I remain committed to our mission of global wellness and am dedicated to upholding the highest quality standards for our community.
As a precautionary measure, Saje said consumers who have received or purchased Splish Splash Gentle Baby Wash (Lot# 814020), in any size or format, should return the product to a Saje retail outlet, for a full refund.