French consumers warned on potential risks of beauty products


Consumer group publishes list of 185 products it says contain legal substances that could cause allergies, irritations or endocrinal disorders.

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Some creams, shampoos, after-shaves and toothpastes made by groups such as L'Oréal and Procter & Gamble, may contain potentially harmful substances, according to a study by French consumer protection group UFC-Que Choisir, reports Reuters.