East Ham men to be sentenced today for selling illegal skin-whitening products

Skin whitening products can cause irreparable damage to skin (Pics: LTS)

Skin whitening products can cause irreparable damage to skin (Pics: LTS) - Credit: Archant

Two men from East Ham are to be sentenced today over the sale of illegal skin-whitening products.

Skin whitening products can cause irreparable damage to skin (Pics: LTS)

Skin whitening products can cause irreparable damage to skin (Pics: LTS) - Credit: Archant

Mohammed Iqbal Bharodawala and Abdul Kadar Bharodawala are being sentenced at Inner London Crown Court after pleading guilty at a previous hearing.

Mohammed Iqbal Bharodawala is facing five counts of failure to comply with European provision of cosmetic product, and Abdul Kadar Bharodawala is charged with breaching a cosmetic product enforcement regulation.

The pair were prosecuted by Southwark Council in south London.