About Us

The Clinical Testing Division of Burt’s Bees, Inc. conducts claims substantiation / efficacy, comparative evaluations, safety and in-use studies. The results from these studies provide critical supporting data to meet the needs of our marketing and advertising departments.

Together an expert group of scientists and physicians measure several parameters of skin function and appearance utilizing state-of-the-art equipment and methods. Examples of various product types and their corresponding claim (in parentheses) are listed below.

  • Facial Cleansers (improves skin texture; softens and smoothes skin)
  • Facial Toners (reduces the appearance of shine and controls oil breakthrough)
  • Facial Exfoliants (gently exfoliates to help promote skin’s surface renewal)
  • Facial Moisturizers (moisturizes skin for up to 8 hours and relieves the symptoms of dry skin)
  • Natural Acne Solutions (reduces appearance of acne)
  • Radiance (skin appears clearer, brighter, more translucent, and radiant)
  • Naturally Ageless (reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, makes skin firmer and more resilient)
  • Facial Treatments (improves uneven skin tone and the appearance of sun spots)