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BC-CA--Counterfeit Cosme, 0111

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Counterfeit cosmetics seized in LA contained lead, feces<
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LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles police say $700,000 worth of counterfeit cosmetics seized from vendors in downtown's fashion district have tested positive for bacteria, lead and traces of animal feces.
Officials said Monday that the investigation began after customers complained of rashes and other skin irri ...