This is the email I received from them.
Dear <ebay username> (<email address>),
We appreciate that you chose eBay to list your listing(s). However, we have removed your (s) because it breaches our Used Cosmetics policy.
<item number> - Rimmel ELF Sally Hansen Boots No.7 Natural Collection
Why did we remove your listing?
You listed used comestics. Please note that excluding perfumes all other used cosmetics are prohibited on eBay due to hygienic reasons. So avoid listing such items
In accordance with our User Agreement, items prohibited by law or by eBay policy are not allowed on eBay.
Members are not permitted to sell used cosmetics on eBay. Members *can* list:
- Used perfumes
- Opened, but unused, cosmetics
For more information on the eBay policy, please visit:
All fees related to this listing have been credited to your account. We also notified members who placed bids on the item that the listing has been canceled.
We understand it's frustrating to see your listing end. Please be assured our actions are focused on our policies and we're not singling you out. We apply the same rules to every listing we look into.