Fashion Nova to Pay FTC $4.2M Over Allegations

The Federal Trade Commission has finalized an order to settle allegations that Fashion Nova, an online fashion retailer, blocked negative product reviews from being posted to its website.

On Monday (March 21), the FTC announced that Fashion Nova will pay $4.2 million under the final order. The retailer will also be prohibited from “suppressing customer reviews of its products” moving forward.

The FTC first published its complaint in January this year, and it alleged that Fashion Nova had misrepresented its reviews, even though the website said the reviews reflected “the views of all purchasers who submitted reviews.”

In reality, Fashion Nova reportedly didn’t publish reviews under four stars out of five.

Fashion Nova will now have to post on its site every customer review of a product being sold currently, though there’s exceptions for reviews containing “obscene, sexually explicit, racist, or unlawful content and reviews that are unrelated to

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A Survival Strategy for Fashion Magazines

When Dotdash Meredith announced it was shuttering American fashion magazine InStyle’s print edition in February, it was a familiar enough story for the beleaguered publishing industry.

Once-dominant titles like Glamour and Marie Claire had also ended print operations in recent years. All three magazines had an everywoman appeal, with stories on “pandemic brain fog” and the cosmetic procedure behind the “fox eye” trend. At InStyle, former editor Laura Brown put broadly beloved celebrities like Jennifer Aniston and Melissa McCarthy on the cover, just as predecessor Ariel Foxman had done. She differentiated from the past by moving away from mass-market shopping pages, instead filling the book with profiles of emerging designers like Thebe Magugu and Anifa Mvuemba and adding quirkier human interest elements.

Brown’s fashion and celebrity connections, which allowed her to secure major covers even as celebrities began to prefer using their own channels to communicate news and build

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Alia Bhatt’s summer fashion is on point as she opts for casuals for stepping out in the city; PICS

Alia Bhatt is an actress who is known for her acting prowess and her style statements. The actress, who had made her debut with the 2012 release Student of The Year, never misses a chance to impress the fashion police every time she steps out in the city. From her red carpet look to her casual outing looks, each look of Alia tends to become the talk of the town. And today was no different, as Alia Bhatt was papped outside Dharma’s office today. 

 

The Gangubai Kathiawadi actress was once again making heads turn with her summer fashion look as she stepped out in the city. In the pics, Alia Bhatt looked stunning in her white shirt which she had paired with a black tank top and black jeggings and had tied her hair in a high pony. She was certainly winning hearts with her casual look and her panache

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6 must-haves to update your Spring fashion

Just back from New York City and showed us what she found in the fashion capitol and will show you “6 Must Haves” to update your look for spring 2022! Color your world this spring. Noreen just guest spoke at the International Esthetics Cosmetics and Spa Show & International Beauty Shows and shared what’s hot on the streets and shops in NYC and the dish from two international beauty shows too. Enjoy her blog where she will post her beauty adventures.

  • THINK in anything Pink! From lipstick, blush, eyeshadow, fashion accessories to clothing this spring. It is an instant pick me up for your spirits and your complexion too!

  • Dresses and pants suits are BACK but not the ones you used to wear. And say ‘Goodbye’ to wearing the pandemic relaxed and casual lifestyle look. Get a bit “dolled up’ again. Even if you simply want to wear blue jeans.

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