We understand that privacy online is important to users of our site,
especially when conducting business. This statement governs our privacy
policies with respect to those users of the site ("visitors") who visit without transacting business and visitors who register to transact business on the site and make use of the various services offered by microdermabrasion.com (collectively, "services") ("authorized customers").
Like most standard Web site servers this web site uses log files. This
includes recording internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type use,
internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type,
date/time stamp, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the
site, track user's movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic
information for aggregate use. IP addresses, etc. are not linked to personally
Cookies are small files that a website may place on your hard drive
on many websites. For example, if you allow a website to remember your
login name or password, the website places a cookie on your computer.
Cookies cannot read any other information on your computer hard drive.
Our web site may place cookies on your computer to allow us to identify
services, and to customize your visit. Some of our business partners
no access to or control over these cookies, once we have given permission
for them to set cookies for advertising.
A web beacon is a transparent image file used to monitor your journey
around a single website or collection of sites. They are also referred
to as web bugs and are commonly used by sites that hire third-party services
to monitor traffic. They may be used in association with cookies to understand
how visitors interact with the pages and content on the pages of a web
This web site may serve third party advertisements that may also use
cookies and web beacons in the course of ads being served on our website,
to ascertain how many times you've seen an advertisement. The owners
of this web site do not have access to this information. We provide advertisements
to enrich your web surfing and from companies including Google Adsense,
Burst Media, Value Click Media, etc. Please check the websites of these
internet advertisement providers for their respective privacy policies.
"Personally identifiable information"
Refers to any information that identifies or can be used to identify,
contact, or locate the person to whom such information pertains, including,
but not limited to, name, address, phone number, fax number, email address,
financial profiles, social security number, and credit card information.
Personally identifiable information does not include information that
is collected anonymously (that is, without identification of the individual
user) or demographic information not connected to an identified individual.
What personally identifiable information is collected?
We may collect basic user profile information from all of our visitors.
We collect the following additional information from our authorized customers:
the names, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses of authorized
customers, the nature and size of the business, and the nature and size
of the advertising inventory that the authorized customer intends to
purchase or sell.
What organizations are collecting the information?
In addition to our direct collection of information, our third party
service vendors (such as credit card companies, clearinghouses and banks
and including amazon.com) who may provide such services as credit, insurance,
escrow, and sales services may collect this information from our visitors
and authorized customers. We do not control how these third parties use
such information, but we do ask them to disclose how they use personal
information provided to them from visitors and authorized customers.
Some of these third parties may be intermediaries that act solely as
links in the distribution chain, and do not store, retain, or use the
information given to them.
How does the site use personally identifiable information?
We use personally identifiable information to customize the site, to
make appropriate service offerings, and to fulfill buying and selling
requests on the site. We may email visitors and authorized customers
about research or purchase and selling opportunities on the site or information
related to the subject matter of the site. We may also use personally
identifiable information to contact visitors and authorized customers
in response to specific inquiries, or to provide requested information.
With whom may the information be shared?
Personally identifiable information about authorized customers may be
shared with other authorized customers who wish to evaluate potential
other authorized customers. We may share aggregated information about our visitors,
including the demographics of our visitors and authorized customers, with our
affiliated agencies and third party vendors. We also offer the opportunity to "opt out" of
receiving information or being contacted by us or by any agency acting on our
How is personally identifiable information stored?
Personally identifiable information collected by microdermabrasion.com is securely
stored and is not accessible to third parties or employees of microdermabrasion.com
except for use as indicated above.
What choices are available to visitors regarding collection, use and distribution of the information?
Visitors and authorized customers may opt out of receiving unsolicited information
from or being contacted by us and/or our vendors and affiliated agencies by responding
to emails as instructed, or by contacting us at email@example.com
How does microdermabrasion.com use login information?
microdermabrasion.com uses login information, including, but not limited to,
IP addresses, ISPs, and browser types, to analyze trends, administer the site,
track a user's movement and use, and gather broad demographic information.
What partners or service providers have access to personally identifiable information from visitors and/or authorized customers on the site?
microdermabrasion.com has entered into and will continue to enter into partnerships
and other affiliations with a number of vendors. Such vendors may have access
to certain personally identifiable information on a need to know basis for evaluating
their collection or use of this information.
Disclosure of personally identifiable information to comply with law.
We will disclose personally identifiable information in order to comply with
a court order or subpoena or a request from a law enforcement agency to release
information. We will also disclose personally identifiable information when reasonably
necessary to protect the safety of our visitors and authorized customers.
How does the site keep personally identifiable information secure?
All of our employees are familiar with our security policy and practices. The
personally identifiable information of our visitors and authorized customers
is only accessible to a limited number of qualified employees who are given a
password in order to gain access to the information. We audit our security systems
and processes on a regular basis. Sensitive information, such as credit card
numbers or social security numbers, is protected by encryption protocols, in
place to protect information sent over the internet. While we take commercially
reasonable measures to maintain a secure site, electronic communications and
databases are subject to errors, tampering and break-ins, and we cannot guarantee
or warrant that such events will not take place and we will not be liable to
visitors or authorized customers for any such occurrences.
How can visitors correct any inaccuracies in personally identifiable information?
Visitors and authorized customers may contact us to update personally identifiable
information about them or to correct any inaccuracies by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Can a visitor delete or deactivate personally identifiable information collected by the site?
We provide visitors and authorized customers with a mechanism to delete/deactivate
personally identifiable information from the site's database by contacting email@example.com.
However, because of backups and records of deletions, it may be impossible to
delete a visitor's entry without retaining some residual information. An individual
who requests to have personally identifiable information deactivated will have
this information functionally deleted, and we will not sell, transfer, or use
personally identifiable information relating to that individual in any way moving
We will let our visitors and authorized customers know about changes to our privacy
policy by posting such changes on the site. However, if we are changing our privacy
policy in a manner that might cause disclosure of personally identifiable information
that a visitor or authorized customer has previously requested not be disclosed,
we will contact such visitor or authorized customer to allow such visitor or
authorized customer to prevent such disclosure.
This site is not directed at children. Visitors and authorized customers are
required to be eighteen years or older.
This web site contains links to other web sites. Please note that when you click
on one of these links, you are moving to another web site. We encourage you to
read the privacy statements of these linked sites as their privacy policies may
differ from ours.