Glitter iPhone Cases Recalled Over Chemical Burn Risk

HAMILTON, N.J. (CBS) – If you own a glitter iPhone case, you may be at risk for a chemical burn.

MixBin Electronics is recalling iPhone cases with glitter suspended in liquid. If the case cracks, the liquid can leak, causing skin irritation and even burns.

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Two of the recalled cases (Image credit: CPSC)

There have been 24 reports worldwide of injuries connected to the recall. One consumer said they got a permanent scar from a chemical burn.

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The cases for iPhone 6, 6s and 7 are sold in many different styles and colors from Oct. 2015 to June 2017. They retailed for between $15 and $65 at Amazon, Nordstrom Rack, Victoria’s Secret and other stores.

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A Victoria’s Secret case being recalled (Image credit: CPSC)

About 263,000 cases are being recalled.

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