What is The Body Shop?
The Body Shop is a British retailer selling beauty products. It is owned by L'Oréal. Originally founded by Dame Anita Roddick in 1976, it has over 1,000 products and about 3,000 shops across the world. The Body Shop is based in Littlehampton, West Sussex, UK. Back in 1970, Anita Roddick was traveling in Berkley, California, when she found a little brick and mortar store going by the same name, The Body Shop, selling natural products in a garage. Six years later, in 1976, she decided to replicate the idea in the UK. She officially bought the name from them in 1987. Anita Roddick passed away in 2007. Prime Minister Gordon Brown praised her efforts and pro-environment actions.
Throughout 1980s, The Body Shop gained recognition for its pro-social and pro-environmental campaigns. It 1997, Roddick started a global campaign to support women's confidence and against media stereotypes. After huge success and popularity, The Body Shop sold to L'Oréal for £652.3 million in 2006. Newspapers said Anita and Gordon Roddick pocketed £130 million from the sale.
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The Body Shop have always believed in beauty without cruelty.
What does The Body Shop sell?
Bodyshop.com offers a wide range of products enhanced for their customers and the planet as part of their Enrich Not Exploit goal. Their products are 100% vegetarian and the company is always and forever being firmly against animal testing. Their online offerings include the following categories:
- Make Up
- My Skin Type
How do I contact The Body Shop?
- You can call The Body Shop on 1-800-387-4592
- You may also chat with their Customer Support team on their website via Live Chat.
- You can email customer support through an online form
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Opening hours for contact:
- Phone: Monday - Saturday: 9am - 10pm EST
- Live Chat: Monday - Saturday: 9am - 9pm EST
What are the delivery options for The Body Shop?
Super Saver Delivery
- £2.49 3 - 5 working days from order date
- £2.99 2 - 3 working days from order date.
- £3.99, order by 11am Mon-Thurs and we will deliver your order the next working day.
- £7.25, order by Thurs 2pm and we will deliver your order the forthcoming Saturday.
How do I return an item to The Body Shop?
For online returns, as long as the product is unopened you can return the item within 14 days. If your product is open but 'unsuitable' you can return it within 28 days for a full refund.
The easiest way to do this is to take it to a store in the country your item was purchased. Bring your delivery documentation and your confirmation email.
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