HAT YAI – About 2 million worth of fake beauty products were confiscated in Hat Yai district on Wednesday, August 26.
Police and health authorities seized containers with skin whitening cream, skin blemishes eradicating cream, cream jars and boxes amounting about 2 million baht in a house on Withi Santi Road in Hat Yai.
According to a Bangkok Post report, the search operation was conducted by Thung Lung Police headed by the chief of the consumer protection ssection of the Songkhla Public Health Office – Wilaiwan Sakrin.
The report said, “officials acted on a tip that the house was used for the production and packaging of cosmetic products for an unregistered brand.”
They confiscated counterfeit products were loaded on a truck and taken to Thung Lung police station for further legal proceedings.
The report did not mention the name of the fake beauty products that were seized during the operation.