Privacy

PRIVACY POLICY

Effective Date: This Privacy Policy was last revised on May 17, 2018.

WHO WE ARE

Our website address is: http://www.beautysauce.com.

WHAT PERSONAL DATA WE COLLECT AND WHY WE COLLECT IT

  • Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

  • Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Personal data: email address, first name and website

COOKIES

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

EMBEDDED CONTENT FROM OTHER SITES

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

SOCIAL MEDIA

We use social media and social networking services to advance our work. These applications require the use of third party service providers. Notably, we have a Facebook page, Twitter feed and a YouTube channel.

The Facebook page is administered by Facebook, in accordance with Facebook’s Data Policy available here, and is accessible by Facebook users who have already consented to Facebook’s Data Policy. The Group page is managed by Privacy International staff members. We do not export information on our followers from the Facebook platform.

The Twitter account we use is administered by Twitter, in accordance with Twitter’s Privacy Policy available here.

We use direct messaging over social media on occasion, when individuals and organisations contact us on Facebook by leaving messages in our Inbox or by sending us Direct Messages on Twitter. We aim to delete these messages as soon as we have responded to the queries.

ANALYTICS

Google Analytics

Personal Data: Cookies and usage data

WHO WE SHARE YOUR DATA WITH 

Any personal information collected by this site is never sold by us directly, we do not share customer details with any 3rd parties unless required by law. Third parties that receive user information from websites can then share that data with other entities without our knowledge. Please see below which third party services we use.

Detailed information on the processing of Personal Data – Personal Data collected for the following purposes and using the following third-party services:

Interaction with external social networks and platforms

  • Twitter Tweet button and social widgets,
  • Pinterest “Pin it” button and social widgets,
  • Google+ +1 button and social widgets
  • YouTube watch button
  • Facebook Like button and social widgets

HOW LONG WE RETAIN YOUR DATA

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

WHAT RIGHTS YOU HAVE OVER DATA

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

WHERE WE SEND YOUR DATA

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

YOUR CONACT INFORMATION 

By registering on the mailing list or for the newsletter, the User’s email address will be added to the contact list of those who may receive email messages containing information of commercial or promotional nature concerning this website. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time via a link within the email.

Personal Data collected: email address.
Place of processing: UK

  • Comments

Personal Data: email address, first name and website

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

HOW WE PROTECT YOUR DATA

We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Policy. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to any of our websites; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will never sell or share users information unless it has been agreed upon entering an agreement. For example a giveaway.

HOW DO I CHANGE MY INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION  PREFERENCES?

You are responsible for maintaining the accuracy of the information you submit to us, such as your contact information provided to us.  You may provide updates and changes by using the Contact Us Form.  If you send us a request to make changes, we will make good faith efforts to make requested changes in our then active databases as soon as reasonably practicable.  Please note that it is not always possible to completely remove or delete all of your information from our databases and that residual data may remain on backup media or for other reasons.When you edit your Personal Information or change your preferences on the Site, information that you remove may persist internally for our administrative purposes.  You may cancel or modify our email marketing communications you receive from us by following the instructions contained within our promotional emails or in some cases by logging into your Site account and changing your communication preferences. f you have any questions about the Privacy Policy or practices described in it, you should contact us by using the Contact Us Form.

HOW WE USE YOUR DATA ON THIS WEBSITE

  1. We collect data on how people use our sites. The purpose of this collection is to help design our work and our websites and future iterations of each. This collection commonly comes in the form of monitoring the journeys people take on our website – i.e. from where they enter, what areas and items they visit and download in the process of using the site, and from where they leave.
  2. We collect data on the usefulness of our sites’ content. The purpose of this collection is to help us identify to ourselves and communicate to others, including our partnerships how useful our content may be. This collection commonly comes in the form of identifying how many downloads there have been of a specific report or blog, or how many views of a video (and deciding what percentage of a video download qualifies as a ‘view’), and if available, the geographic distribution of the viewings.

LEGAL INFORMATION

Notice to European Users: this privacy statement has been prepared in fulfillment of the obligations under Art. 10 of EC Directive n. 95/46/EC, and under the provisions of Directive 2002/58/EC, as revised by Directive 2009/136/EC, on the subject of Cookies.

This privacy policy relates solely to this Application.

  • Read our extended privacy policy below 

Privacy Policy