Dr. Mercola Tanning System Class Action Settlement

Class Eligibility

Anyone who purchased Mercola brand indoor tanning systems since Jan. 1, 2012 may be eligible for a refund from the FTC settlement.

Estimated Amount

Full Refund

Proof of Purchase


Case Name

Federal Trade Commission v. Mercola.com LLC, et al.,
Case No. 1:16-cv-04282,
District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division

Case Summary

The defendant reached a settlement with the FTC over allegations it made false and unsupported claims that its indoor tanning systems are safe, can reduce wrinkles, and don’t increase the risk of skin cancer.

The defendants neither admit or deny any of the allegations.

Settlement Pool





FTC v. Mercola.com LLC and Others

Claims Administration Center

P.O. Box 2525

Faribault, MN 55021-9525