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25 June 2020 Current Events Johnson & Johnson to Stop Selling Fairness Products in India

After the recent debate on skin colour which came into the spotlight after the murder of George Floyd, the American multinational company Johnson & Johnson have decided to stop selling its Neutrogena Fine Fairness Cream completely. The product is being sold in Asia and the Middle East and Clean and Clear fairness cream which is being sold in India. A spokesperson from the company said in a statement that some of their products have been highlighted of promoting fairness and white skin which was not their intention. Hence, they have taken the decision. Further, the company has also removed all fairness product links from its website and retailer pages. Though, the Indian market is still dominated with fairness products like Fair & Lovely, Hindustan Unilever etc.


Johnson & Johnson to Stop Selling Fairness Products in India

After the recent debate on skin colour which came into the spotlight after the murder of George Floyd, the American multinational company Johnson & Johnson have decided to stop selling its Neutrogena Fine Fairness Cream completely. The product is being sold in Asia and the Middle East and Clean and Clear fairness cream which is being sold in India. A spokesperson from the company said in a statement that some of their products have been highlighted of promoting fairness and white skin which was not their intention. Hence, they have taken the decision. Further, the company has also removed all fairness product links from its website and retailer pages. Though, the Indian market is still dominated with fairness products like Fair & Lovely, Hindustan Unilever etc.




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