Conflict & Justice

Britain Bans L'Oreal Airbrushed Ads

Britain has banned two ads by cosmetics company, L'Oreal, on the basis that they are misleading. The photos featuring Julia Roberts and model Christy Turlington have been digitally touched up. Anchor Lisa Mullins talks to Ian Henderson, an executive with the marketing firm AML Group, about industry reaction to the British ban.

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    Julia Roberts featuring in the Lancôme Paris ad. Lancôme Paris is owned by L'Oreal.
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    Christy Turlington featuring in a Maybelline ad. The brand is owned by L'Oreal.

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