Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 25, 2022
The Honest Company, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)
12130 Millennium Drive, #500
Los Angeles, CA
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
(888) 862-8818
(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
Not Applicable
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:

Title of each class
Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, $0.0001 par value per shareHNSTThe Nasdaq Stock Market LLC
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§ 230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§ 240.12b-2 of this chapter).
Emerging growth company 
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Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.

On May 25, 2022, The Honest Company, Inc. (the “Company”) held its 2022 annual meeting of stockholders (the “2022 Annual Meeting”). At the 2022 Annual Meeting, the Company's stockholders voted on two proposals, each of which is described in more detail in the Company's definitive proxy statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 14, 2022 (the “Proxy Statement”). A brief description of each matter voted upon and the certified results, including the number of votes cast for or against each proposal, the number of votes withheld with respect to each proposal (if applicable), the number of abstentions with respect to each proposal (if applicable) and the number of broker non-votes (if applicable), with respect to each proposal follows below.

1.Election of Class I Directors. Each of the three nominees for Class I director was elected to serve as a Class I director until the Company's 2025 annual meeting of stockholders and his or her successor is duly elected and qualified, or until his or her respective earlier death, resignation, retirement or removal. The voting results are as follows:

Director NomineeForWithheldBroker Non-Votes
Julia M. Brown54,877,531240,50917,523,023
John R. (Jack) Hartung54,802,085315,95517,523,023
Eric Liaw47,456,8047,661,23617,523,023

2.Ratification of the Appointment of the Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm. The Company's stockholders ratified the selection of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the Company's fiscal year ending December 31, 2022. The voting results were as follows:


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.

The Honest Company, Inc.
Date:May 27, 2022By:/s/ Kelly J. Kennedy
Name: Kelly J. Kennedy
Title: Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer