Superstar

Pink Patch Ads Pulled

By: Going Like Sixty - Published:   Updated: Jun 10 2011 • References: pcadvisor
Pink Patch has been banned from advertising on Facebook and other places on the web because of fraudulent claims.

The Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) spoke up for thirteen year old girls everywhere when they busted Pink Patch for overstating their claims that pounds would just melt away by wearing their pink diet patch. Supposedly the herbs released would reduce cravings for food, thereby curbing the appetite.

Implications - ASA found out that Pink Patch had absolutely no evidence that their product works. ASA also found that Pink Patch had tested their products on animals instead of humans, which is not acceptable. A spokeswoman for the ASA named Olivia Campbell said that Pink Patch's ad was "promoting bad medical practice."

Stats for Facebook Against Teen Dieting Trending: Older & Chilly
Traction: 1,948 clicks in 333 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Facebook Against Teen Dieting
Related: 70 examples / 54 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-35
Comparison Set: 26 similar articles, including: lonesome lakeside cottages, top 100 hair trends of 2014, and quantom dot tvs.