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1930 - 1939 - USA - NEWS and LIFE IN USA

Ad for a Cosmetic <br />
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The manufacturers of this estradiol-containing cosmetic sued the AMA over its 1938 report, “Endocreme: A Cosmetic with a Menace.” An independent investigation by FDA—which was not assigned control over advertising of any product until 1962—found insufficient evidence to take action based on the contents or labeling of the product itself.
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Ad for a Cosmetic

The manufacturers of this estradiol-containing cosmetic sued the AMA over its 1938 report, “Endocreme: A Cosmetic with a Menace.” An independent investigation by FDA—which was not assigned control over advertising of any product until 1962—found insufficient evidence to take action based on the contents or labeling of the product itself.

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From gallery: 1930 - 1939 - USA - NEWS and LIFE IN USA
Source: Food and Drug Administration
Date: 11 Nov 1918
Location: United States of Anerica
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