Clinique Probiotic Claims Challenged In Proposed US Class Action
The false advertising case in New York federal court is one to watch for any cosmetics company using probiotic claims. Are consumers of “probiotic”-containing cosmetics getting what they reasonably expect?
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The agency told Rose Sheet it’s unaware of any health concerns related to probiotic cosmetic use, but it’s currently reviewing product labeling and available literature on the subject. Companies should be aware that by current regulatory standards, probiotic-containing cosmetics may well be adulterated.