Makers of mobile apps that promised acne cure fined for "baseless" claims

Makers of mobile apps that promised acne cure fined for “baseless” claims

Last updated at 9:27 PM on 15th September 2011

Off the spot: Two apps that claimed they could help clear acne-troubled skin have been found to be misleading. Their makers have been fined by the FTC

Off the spot: Two apps that claimed they could help clear acne-troubled skin have been found to be misleading. Their makers have been fined by the FTC

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Bogus: The screens of the apps shone and bright red or blue onto users” faces, claiming the light could help acne