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Watchdog Bans 'Demeaning' Nude Scanner Mobile App Ad

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK

A television ad for the mobile app Nude Scanner 3D that showed images of a naked woman has been banned after viewers complained that it was demeaning ...

Should This Ad 'Celebrating' Beer Have Been Banned?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

An advert for some of Britain's biggest beer brands has been banned for implying alcohol helps overcome nervousness and is linked to social success. ...

Do We Really Need To Use Mouthwash?

PA | Posted 22.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle

An ad for Listerine mouthwash has been banned for misleadingly suggesting that such products are necessary for dental health. The radio ad featured...

American Apparel Bums And Breasts Are Banned - But Beckham In His Pants Is Fine

PA/Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 04.04.2012 | UK

The American Apparel clothing chain has been warned against using exploitative images of women after a watchdog ruled a series of ads were likely to c...

LOOK: 'Sofa King' Advert Gets 'Sofa King' Banned

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 07.03.2012 | UK Comedy

Sometimes, all a company needs to get people buying its products is a decent pun. Fish and chip shops have been doing it for years: 'Fishcotheque' in ...

Citroën TV Ad Banned Over Epilepsy Claims

The Huffington Post | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 18.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A TV advert featuring a series of flashing images by car maker Citroën has been banned following complaints from viewers claiming it triggered epilep...