Product care and safety guides for CE-marked items

If you experience challenges in connection with the purchase or use of some of our CE-marked products, we ask you to follow the user instructions below.

 

User instructions regarding CE-marked products supplied under the Christine Headwear, Male Headwear and Petite Peanut Headwear brands:

This concerns products that carry the CE-mark and which fulfill the requirements for class l medical devices in the EU (MDR). Most materials used in the product are certified according to Oeko-tex Standard 100 class I and II, and products for children (Petite Peanut) class I, which means they are tested and well suited for direct skin contact. The products do not contain latex/natural rubber.

Care instructions:
For care instructions, please see care label on the style.
The product is to be washed as often as you do with your other garments that are in direct contact with skin. Please be aware that the products may shrink up to 5 % when care instructions are followed.
Do also note that colour fastness to light, to staining and to rubbing is minimum 3-4, which is adequate for every day normal use of textiles. We recommend washing your headwear by hand using liquid washing detergent.

Durability:
When washed and maintained according to care instructions, the products generally have a durability of 30-40 uses/care cycles – equivalent to one year of normal use. However, colours will gradually fade over time.

Shelf life:
The products should be stored under clean, dry and dark conditions for longest product lifetime.
Unused products stored correctly have a shelf life of approx. 5 years.

Safety:
We advise you to wash the products before use to remove any residue of textile processing chemicals. The products should only be worn on intact skin. If your skin is not intact, please wear a suitable bandage (1st layer) on the skin before applying the product. If any type of skin irritation such as rash or itching occurs while wearing the product, please discontinue use. You may wash the product and try wearing it again after a couple of days. If the issue continues, discontinue use and please contact the shop in which you have purchased your item.
To achieve a good fit, please be careful when choosing your style. If seams, accessories or other parts irritate your skin or leaves pressure marks, try repositioning the product, or, if irritation persists, discontinue use.

Contact to seller:
If you experience problems with a product please make sure to contact the point of sales, i.e. where you purchased your item. This is of particular importance if you experience any kind of health-related issues, when using our products.