New York, NY – September 21, 2023 – The National Advertising Division (NAD) of BBB National Programs has referred advertising claims made by SBLA Beauty, Inc. to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) after the company failed to provide a substantive response to NAD’s inquiry.
The following are representative of the claims that served as the basis for this inquiry.
formula, including the patent-pending SBLA66Peptide™, a truly revolutionary
brightens the eyes.”
o Opens the eye area by lifting the eyelids
o Lifts droopy eyelids
o Visibly smooths eyelid creases
o Tightens the skin of the entire eye area
o Diminishes crows feet and under-eye puffiness
o Improves skin texture and discoloration
o Builds collagen and regenerates skin cells”
Despite repeated outreach attempts, SBLA Beauty did not submit a substantive response to NAD’s inquiry or participate in the self-regulatory process. Per NAD/NARB Procedures, NAD has referred this matter to the FTC for review and possible enforcement action.
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