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A Quick Overview of The Body Shop
The Body Shop International plc is a British cosmetics and skin care company owned by L'Oréal.
- It was founded in 1976 by Anita Roddick and currently has a range of 1,200 products which it sells in 2,500 franchised stores in 61 countries.
- In 1970, Anita Roddick (then Anita Perella) visited "The Body Shop" housed in a car repairs garage in Berkeley, California selling naturally-scented soaps and lotions.
- The shop run by Peggy Short and Jane Saunders used natural ingredients, and helped to employ and train immigrant women.