Business-Lady Jessica Alba appeared in the center of the scandal. The company of actresses The Honest Company that produces environmentally friendly goods, charged with dissemination of defective products: several people have posted online complaints about the sunscreen brand.
Outraged consumers published on social networks, which show snapshots sunburns on their bodies. Each of the victims claimed that before sunbathing used cream brand The Honest Company.
I used a few dozen variety of sunscreens. I can't compare this product even with the cheapest means. It's just awful
-left a review one of the regular customers WebStore Amazon.co agreed and many other buyers, who stated that the cosmetic acts more like baby oil, rather than as a barrier cream.
Photos of people claiming to have suffered because of The Honest Company and its substandard cosmetic products
However, The Honest Company completely denied his guilt:
The Honest Company strives to produce safe and effective products. We are very concerned about our customers ' reviews. Our sunscreen has been tested by an independent third-party experts, in accordance with the regulations of the Committee on food and medicine United States. The results showed that our product is effective, safe and resistant to moisture during 80 minutes (the highest of Standards Committee). Lotion with SPF 30 fully complies with all the rules, if you use it by the rules.
The number of complaints about the saturation of Sun received on our site, is less than half a percent of the total number of units sold. We continue to insist that our cosmetic products are safe and effective,
- It is said in an official statement of the company.
I must say that it turned out more consumers satisfied-many fans Alba sided its brand:
I don't understand why this sunscreen got such terrible ratings. I have tried many other tools, but this turned out to be the best.
As we have informed, the actress founded the Honest Company in 2012, together with Christopher Geviganom, the Director of the non-profit organization "healthy child. Healthy world. " Started production of small entrepreneurs with eco-friendly disposable diapers and selling them on the site. Soon the range expanded to personal hygiene items, household and child care.
In the first year, the company earned $ 12 million in 2013-th figure rose to 60 million, revenue in the past year amounted to 150 million in 2015-OM Alba and her colleagues plan to bail out 250 million dollars. What to say about their plans for the next couple of years-you don't have to be psychic to understand that they are focused on revenue growth of up to 1 billion!