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L’Oreal Settles With FTC Over Gene-Related Anti-Aging Skin Care Claims

This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet

Executive Summary

A proposed consent agreement with FTC bars L’Oreal USA from claiming its Lancome and L’Oreal Paris skin-care products target users’ genes with anti-aging benefits. The settlement, subject to public comment and final FTC approval, follows a 2012 FDA warning that cited some of the same marketing claims.

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