Information We Collect From You and How We Collect It
Depending on your use of the Services and its features, we, or third parties working on our behalf, may collect information about you. This information may include: name, email, log-in credentials, medical information, and location. We may also collect information through your use of the Services that does not, in and of itself, personally identify you, such as: your skin type, skincare routine, lifestyle, demographic information, and the images you take through and/or upload to the Services.
We may collect this information from you when you:
Create an account or set up a profile with us;
Enter information about your skincare routine;
Complete a quiz or survey, or enter a sweepstakes;
Take a picture or scan a product barcodes;
Connect with us via social media platforms;
Post user-generated content on public forums or blogs;
Contact us through the Services; and
Use various functions of the Services.
Note that some features of the Services may allow you to post content or share comments with other users. Any information that you submit through such features will be publicly available.
Cookies and Similar Technologies
As you navigate through and interact with the Services, we may use “cookies” or other technologies to collect certain information. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your browser (if your browser allows it) that enables our site’s or service provider’s systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.
When you use the Services, cookies and similar technologies may collect:
Details of your visits to the Services, including data about the features that you access and use; and
Information about the computer or device and internet connection used to access the Services, such as your IP address, operating system and browser type.
These technologies do not collect personal information, but we may tie the information we collect to personal information about you from other sources, including information you provide to us.
We use the information gathered by these cookies to:
Help us remember and understand your preferences based on previous or current site activity, to make the Services more easily navigable and more useful for you; and
Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to improve the Services.
We may also use third-party services, such as Google Analytics, that track this information. To learn more about Google Analytics’ privacy practices, please click here.
If you disable cookies, you may no longer be able to use or access some features of the Services.
Third-Party Tracking, Links, and Advertisements
We do allow third-party behavioral tracking. Some web browsers may give you the option through “Do Not Track” settings associated with such browsers to request that a website operator not track your information across its website or other websites. We honor Do Not Track signals when you put that mechanism in place in your browser.
How We Use and When We Share Your Information
We may use the information we collect from you in the following ways:
To provide you with helpful advice regarding your skincare routine;
To communicate with you and provide you with information you requested;
To follow up on correspondence or communications with us;
To better understand people’s use of skincare products;
To connect you with products that may be of interest to you;
To build a database of ingredients for research purposes;
To serve our legitimate business purposes, such as marketing and advertising the Services;
To comply with our legal obligations;
To effectuate a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of our assets in the event we are involved in a business transaction;
To detect, investigate, and prevent activities that may violate our policies or be illegal; and
To improve our Services in order to better serve you.
We may share your information with contractors, subcontractors, vendors, and/or other third parties for the purposes listed above. In certain circumstances, we may aggregate and/or de-identify information collected through the Services and use or share that aggregated and/or de-identified information for additional purposes, such as sharing with our third party partners for marketing purposes.
How We Protect Your Information
We are committed to maintaining the privacy and security of your personal information. We use reasonable administrative, technical, and physical measures designed to prevent unauthorized access, improper use or disclosure, unauthorized modification or unlawful destruction or accidental loss of personal information.
Although we exercise reasonable care in providing secure transmission and storage of information you provide us through the Services, no method of transmission over the Internet, and no means of electronic or physical storage, is absolutely secure. Accordingly, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us.
Children Under the Age of 13
The Services are not intended for children under 13 years of age. No one under age 13 may provide any information to or on the Services. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information through the Services or on or through any of its features. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will promptly delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
California Privacy Rights
California law gives residents of California the right under certain circumstances to request information from us regarding the manner in which we share certain categories of personal information (as defined by applicable California law) with third parties for their direct marketing purposes. However, we do not share your personal information with third parties for their own direct marketing purposes.