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39 Beauty Brands That Are Giving Back During the Coronavirus Pandemic

With COVID-19 (coronavirus) putting a halt to everyday life for millions of people around the world, some beauty brands are taking action against the pandemic. As an increasing amount of retailers announced indefinite closures of their store locations in the US and beyond earlier this week, others are using this as an opportunity to give back. A handful of our favorite brands, from Farmacy to , have redirected some of their focus to those directly affected by the disease, whether it be people ...
Tags: US, Beauty, Beauty News, Beauty Brands, WHO CDC


Scammers and grifters are hawking face masks and fake coronavirus vaccines on YouTube, and the platform only took down many of the videos after being confronted (GOOG, GOOGL)

Researchers say they've found multiple videos on YouTube advertising "dubious" face masks and fake vaccines, despite the platform's efforts to take down "misleading and dangerous coronavirus content." Since the outbreak started, misinformation about the coronavirus has run rampant across social media even as platforms enact policies banning content that advertises face masks, hand sanitizers, and treatments. Much of YouTube's content moderation has been automated in recent weeks as a result of...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Youtube, US, Trends, Coalition, World Health Organization, Department Of Justice, Federal Trade Commission, Business Insider, Ftc, Galvin, DCA, Digital Citizens Alliance, Christchurch New Zealand


Sheryl Sandberg reveals the 2 lessons Facebook learned from the 2016 election, and how the company is dealing with Trump and misinformation during the coronavirus outbreak (FB)

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg says the company has learned two important lessons about misinformation since the 2016 election. In a recent interview with Business Insider, Sandberg said Facebook has learned to deploy experts like the World Health Organization to define which posts are directly harmful to users.  Sandberg also said Facebook has learned it has a responsibility to keep people safe, which is coming into play during the coronavirus outbreak.  In cases like President Trump, who has m...
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How Sheryl Sandberg is dealing with the coronavirus pandemic at home, in her community, and as the leader of Facebook

Sheryl Sandberg, her fiance Tom Bernthal and their five children ("the Bernbergs") are quarantining at home. She and Facebook are rolling up their sleeves to help communities fight the pandemic. Sandberg has raised $8 million for her local foodbank and Facebook has offered hundreds of millions to media organizations and small businesses impacted by coronavirus. Sandberg says Facebook learned a number of lessons from its botched handling of misinformation during the 2016 elections. The platfo...
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YouTube sellers found touting bogus coronavirus vaccines and masks

YouTube has been criticized for continuing to host coronavirus disinformation on its video sharing platform during a global health emergency. Two US advocacy groups which campaign for online safety undertook an 18-day investigation of the video sharing platform in March — finding what they say were “dozens” of examples of dubious videos, including videos touting bogus vaccines the sellers claimed would protect buyers from COVID-19. They also found videos advertising medical masks of unknown q...
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Are Hair Salons Still Closed Due to the Coronavirus?

Update: As it stands right now, there are 23 states, 84 counties, 17 cities, and one territory in total that have issued mandates to stay at home, instructing people to avoid all nonessential businesses until further notice - and that includes hair salons. On March 21, Governor Andrew Cuomo ordered that all barbershops, hair and nail salons, piercing shops, and tattoo parlors in New York specifically - which has seen the largest spike in cases in the US this week - close up shop indefinitely. ...
Tags: New York, US, Beauty, Hair, Andrew Cuomo, Donald Trump, Long Island, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Bay Area, Hancock Park, Ted Gibson, Beauty News, New York City San Francisco Los Angeles, Coronavirus, WHO CDC, Beverly Hills Hollywood West Hollywood


23 Beauty Brands That Are Giving Back During the Coronavirus Pandemic

With COVID-19 (coronavirus) putting a halt to everyday life for millions of people around the world, some beauty brands are taking action against the pandemic. As an increasing amount of retailers announced indefinite closures of their store locations in the US and beyond earlier this week, others are using this as an opportunity to give back. A handful of our favorite brands, from Farmacy to , have redirected some of their focus to those directly affected by the disease, whether it be people ...
Tags: US, Beauty, Beauty News, Beauty Brands, WHO CDC


CoverGirl's Parent Company Is Now Making Hand Sanitizer to Fight the Coronavirus

Coty Inc. is the latest company to join the long list of brands that are giving back during the coronavirus pandemic. While other brands like Lipslut, Peace Out, and Grande Cosmetics are donating percentages of their earnings to COVID-19 relief efforts, others like Coty and Bumble and Bumble are using their resources to produce hand sanitizer for hospitals and medical staff. The brand, which is the parent company to names like Clairol, CoverGirl, Sally Hansen, and Calvin Klein's fragrances, ann...
Tags: US, Beauty, Calvin Klein, Monaco, Bumble, Sally Hansen, Coty, Coty Inc, Clairol, Beauty News, Beauty Brands, Popsugar, Grande Cosmetics, Pierre Laubies, Coronavirus, COVID


17 Beauty Brands That Are Giving Back During the Coronavirus Pandemic

With COVID-19 (coronavirus) putting a halt to everyday life for millions of people around the world, some beauty brands are taking action against the pandemic. As an increasing amount of retailers announced indefinite closures of their store locations in the US and beyond earlier this week, others are using this as an opportunity to give back. A handful of our favorite brands, from Farmacy to , have redirected some of their focus to those directly affected by the disease, whether it be people ...
Tags: US, Beauty, Beauty News, Beauty Brands, WHO CDC


One of Sephora’s Bestselling Hair Brands Is Making Hand Sanitizer to Help Fight COVID-19

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Bumble and bumble. (@bumbleandbumble) on Mar 24, 2020 at 5:32pm PDT Many brands in the beauty industry are doing their part to help fight COVID-19, from hair care, skin care, and makeup brands giving back by donating proceeds, products, and even meals to those in need, to companies like LVMH (the parent company of Fenty Beauty and Benefit Cosmetics) utilizing their fac...
Tags: Beauty, Bumble, Lvmh, Sephora, Beauty News, Melville NY, Coronavirus, WHO CDC, Fenty Beauty and Benefit Cosmetics, Estée Lauder Companies Compensated


5 Beauty Brands That Are Giving Back During the Coronavirus Pandemic

With COVID-19 (coronavirus) putting a halt to everyday life for millions of people around the world, some beauty brands are taking action against the pandemic. As an increasing amount of retailers announced indefinite closures of their store locations in the US and beyond earlier this week, others are using this as an opportunity to give back. A handful of our favorite brands, from Farmacy to , have redirected some of their focus to those directly affected by the disease, whether it be people ...
Tags: US, Beauty, Beauty News, Beauty Brands, WHO CDC


7 Beauty Brands That Are Giving Back During the Coronavirus Pandemic

With COVID-19 (coronavirus) putting a halt to everyday life for millions of people around the world, some beauty brands are taking action against the pandemic. As an increasing amount of retailers announced indefinite closures of their store locations in the US and beyond earlier this week, others are using this as an opportunity to give back. A handful of our favorite brands, from Farmacy to , have redirected some of their focus to those directly affected by the disease, whether it be people ...
Tags: US, Beauty, Beauty News, Beauty Brands, WHO CDC


9 Beauty Brands That Are Giving Back During the Coronavirus Pandemic

With COVID-19 (coronavirus) putting a halt to everyday life for millions of people around the world, some beauty brands are taking action against the pandemic. As an increasing amount of retailers announced indefinite closures of their store locations in the US and beyond earlier this week, others are using this as an opportunity to give back. A handful of our favorite brands, from Farmacy to , have redirected some of their focus to those directly affected by the disease, whether it be people ...
Tags: US, Beauty, Beauty News, Beauty Brands, WHO CDC


Many Nail Salons Are Closed Due to the Coronavirus, as Are Other Service-Oriented Businesses

The coronavirus is causing businesses to temporarily close their storefronts all over the country. For some companies, like Sephora and Ulta, this means putting a focus on online shopping in the interim. But for other service-oriented businesses, like hair and nail salons, this means closing doors until further notice. While you may be able to find a local salon that's still operating, it's wise to avoid it. Much like your Spring haircut will have to be postponed until the pandemic passes, so ...
Tags: Beauty, Nails, Sephora, Ulta, Salons, Beauty News, WHO CDC


Can Nail Polish Remover Be Used to Sanitize and Disinfect? We Have the Answer

With the coronavirus at top of mind right now, many of us are experiencing a heightened desire to keep our environment clean and germ-free. This includes avoiding touching our face, washing our hands frequently, practicing social distancing as advised by the CDC, and skipping out on our visit to the hair salon this month. But with stores selling out of many cleaning supplies due to an increase in demand, it also has us looking in our closets and under our bathroom sinks, scratching our heads an...
Tags: Cdc, Beauty, Beauty tips, Nail Polish Remover, Beauty Hacks, WHO CDC


Facebook bans face mask ads to fight coronavirus price gouging

On Friday, Facebook announced that it would further attempt to limit coronavirus-related chaos on its platform by banning commerce listings and advertisements for medical face masks. “We’re monitoring COVID19 closely and will make necessary updates to our policies if we see people trying to exploit this public health emergency,” Facebook Director of Product Management Rob Leathern said in an update on Twitter. “We’ll start rolling out this change in the days ahead.” Update: We’re banning a...
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Zuckerberg details the ways Facebook and Chan Zuckerberg Initiative are responding to COVID-19

Mark Zuckerberg has outlined some of the steps that Facebook and his family’s non-profit, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, are taking to respond to the spread of both the novel coronavirus known as COVID-19 and viral misinformation about the illness, in a statement posted earlier this evening. Facebook’s response focuses on three areas: providing accurate information; stopping misinformation; and providing data for research (which is not creepy at all coming from Facebook). To provide ac...
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How to Keep Safe from the 2019-nCoV

As our history reveals, the human population is no stranger to pandemics. The cholera, Black Death, and the HIV pandemic are just a handful of outbreaks that have swept across nations and even changed history. Currently, the 2019-nCoV is shaping up to be another unforgettable pandemic with over 40,000 confirmed cases and 1,000 deaths worldwide. Government-imposed regulations aside, an essential part of preventing the virus from spreading comes from people’s vigilance and prudence. Basic protecti...
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