Information We Collect; How We Collect Your Information
We collect information about you through our website in the following ways:
Personal Information You Provide
When you place an order with us, we, or our third party payment processing vendor, may collect the following information: your name, telephone number, email address, billing information (credit card number, expiration date, Card Verification Value (CVV) and billing address), products purchased and any relevant promotion code. Information you enter is collected, even if you cancel or do not complete an order.
Customers also can voluntarily offer their first name, email address, the city and country where they reside, birthday and gender to join our mailing and promotion list. This information is maintained in our database and used for solely for these purposes. Customers can choose to opt-out of the mailing and promotion list at any time by submitting a request, in writing, to Beauty Encounter at the email address listed below for such purpose, or by using the opt-out link included in a message received from Beauty Encounter.
If a Customer creates an account with us, Customers will be asked to provide us with their name, email address and account password. Customers may also provide their name, email address and any other personal information when sending us an inquiry via our Contact Us page.
Personal Information from Social Media Platforms
Additionally, we may collect information from social media platforms and networks that you use in connection with our website, or that share or allow you to share information with us, such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram. For example, if you use functionalities, plugins, widgets, or tools from social media platforms or networks in connection with our website (e.g., to log into an account, or to share inspiration, finds, purchases, and other content with your friends and followers on social media), we will collect the information that you share with us, or that those social media platforms or networks share with us. For more information about social media platform and network privacy practices, please review the privacy policies and settings of the social media platforms and networks that you use
Information Collected Automatically
— cookies (which may be session-based or persistent, and are typically small data files that are stored on your hard drive or in connection with your Internet browser);
— web beacons or tags (small images embedded into websites or emails that send information about your computer, tablet, phone, or other device when you visit our website, use or mobile application, or open an email we send to you);
— website and mobile application log files (which we tend to create automatically in connection with access to and use of our website and mobile application);
— Flash cookies or Local Stored Objects (which may be placed using Adobe Flash software); and
— other technologies (which may be similar to or different than the methods noted above).
Web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to manage and delete cookies, visit www.allaboutcookies.org. Some web browsers provide settings that allow a user to reject cookies or to alert a user when a cookie is placed on the user’s computer, tablet or mobile device. Most mobile devices also offer settings to reject mobile device identifiers. Although users are not required to accept cookies or mobile device identifiers, blocking or rejecting them may prevent access to some features available through the website.
How We Use Your Information
We may use the information we collect about you for any of the following purposes:
Sharing of Information
We may share your information with:
How We Store and Secure Your Information
We store the collected information for as long as it is necessary to perform a service that you have requested or for which you have granted your permission, providing that no legal requirements exist to the contrary such as in the case of retention periods required by trade or tax regulations.
Beauty Encounter uses reasonable technical and organizational security measures designed to prevent unauthorized intrusion to the website and to guard the personal information you provide to us against unintentional or intentional alteration, acquisition or misuse. However, we cannot guarantee the security of information transmitted over the Internet, and are not be responsible for loss, corruption, unauthorized acquisition or misuse of personal information that you transmit, or for any damages resulting from such loss, corruption, unauthorized acquisition or misuse. It is your responsibility to protect the security of your login information.
Our email list is intended to keep users informed of new products, gifts and special features. Our policy is to send our email announcements or newsletters only to those who request this when registering or opting-in to our email list (see how we use the information we collect above). Beauty Encounter complies with all anti-spam laws and regulations. If you receive an email and want to be removed from our email list, you can do so by:
Links to External Websites
Do Not Track
We do not alter the information we collect or change our services upon receiving a Do Not Track request. Do Not Track is a privacy preference that you can set in your web browser to indicate that you do not want certain information about your webpage visits collected across websites when you have not interacted with that service on the page. For details, including how to turn on Do Not Track, visit www.donottrack.us.
California Privacy Disclosures
Nevada Privacy Disclosures
Beauty Encounter does not sell your personal information. However, if you are a Nevada resident, you may submit a request that we not sell any personal information we have collected about you by sending an email to [email protected] with “Nevada Opt-Out Request” in the subject line.
Privacy and Children
Our website is directed to individuals 18 years of age and older. We do not market to children under the age of 13 nor do we solicit or collect personal information from children under the age of 13. No parts of our website are directed to or designed to attract anyone under the age of 13. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her child has provided us with information without their consent, please contact us in writing via email or using our contact information below. Please include an indication that your request is related to a “COPPA” inquiry. We will delete such information from our files within a reasonable time.
Changes to This Policy
Questions About This Policy?
By Telephone, please call 888-617-2488
By E-mail, please email [email protected]
By Mail, please write us a letter and mail it to our address below:
18480 Pacific Street
Fountain Valley, CA 92708
Please include in your inquiry your first and last Name, e-mail address that you used at Beauty Encounter, and your phone number that you used at Beauty Encounter.