Pink Sheet is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

Honest Co. Sunscreen Failure Triggers 'Natural' Debate, FDA Criticism

This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet

Executive Summary

Consumer complaints mount that Honest Co.’s SPF 30 sunscreen lotion does not protect against sunburns. The firm co-founded by actress Jessica Alba says the "all-natural," zinc oxide-based product complies with FDA regulations, but a reformulation lowering the ingredient content may deviate from industry practice.

You may also be interested in...



Alba's Honest Beauty Launch Travels Light With 'Natural' Baggage

One week after a consumer filed suit alleging deceptive "natural" product marketing, Honest Co. unveils a skin care collection without "natural" allusions. SPF-containing items in the line feature non-nano zinc oxide in higher concentrations than the Honest sunscreen lotion that allegedly has failed users.

Alba's Honest Beauty Launch Travels Light With 'Natural' Baggage

One week after a consumer filed suit alleging deceptive "natural" product marketing, Honest Co. unveils a skin care collection without "natural" allusions. SPF-containing items in the line feature non-nano zinc oxide in higher concentrations than the Honest sunscreen lotion that allegedly has failed users.

Honest Co. Sunscreen Accused Of Making Shady Natural, Efficacy Claims

A class action complaint in California federal court follows recent Honest sunscreen controversy and growing criticism aimed at the "non-toxic" brand, calling the company out for synthetic chemicals in its purported natural offerings and efficacy claims for sunscreen.

Related Content

Topics

UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

PS078529

Ask The Analyst

Ask the Analyst is free for subscribers.  Submit your question and one of our analysts will be in touch.

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel