Poundland withdraws ‘flammable’ Halloween Wigs

A range of Halloween Wigs for sale in Poundland have been withdrawn from sale as they have the potential to be flammable.

The wigs affected have been on sale at Poundland stores, Poundland Online and Dealz stores since August 2016 and are being recalled as the false hair has been found to fall below their standards.

Poundland is asking customers to return the wigs as a precaution.

If you have purchased one of these products below, or have any concerns regarding any other Poundland wig you have purchased previously to August 2016, you should return it to your nearest store for a full refund.

Recalled wigs:

#127038-FRIGHT NITE LONG WIG (Green, Blue, Black, Red, Pink) Barcodes: 5054110002671, 5054110002688, 5054110002695, 5054110002701, 5054110002718

#115428-FRIGHT NITE SHORT BOB WIG (Green, Blue, Black, Red, Pink) Barcodes: 5054110002626, 5054110002633, 5054110002640, 5054110002657, 5054110002664, 5054110280475, 5054110280482, 5054110280499, 5054110280505, 5054110280512

#127039- FRIGHT NITE CURLY WIG (Green, Blue, Black, Red, Pink) Barcodes: 5054110002725, 5054110002732, 5054110002749, 5054110002756, 5054110002763

Poundland said in a statement, “As a responsible retailer we take the testing and the standard of our products very seriously and remain committed to the highest levels of product quality which is why we are taking this precautionary measure.

“We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.”

What You Should Do

Check the barcode on your purchase matches those shown on this notice and return the item to your nearest store as soon as possible.

Should you have any queries or concerns regarding this information, call our customer service team free on 0800 731 5622 between 9am and 5:30pm Monday to Friday.