Sephora Australia was the first beauty retailer in the country to take action against the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus by cancelling makeup bookings and ramping up hygiene and health measures in stores.
Considering makeup products are known to be a breeding ground for harmful bacteria at the best of times, Sephora's measures seem very wise.
As of today, there are now 454 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Australia. Worldwide there have been over 190,600 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and more than 7,700 deaths.
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