1. Our Privacy Principles
We are committed to recognizing and respecting your privacy rights by keeping you informed and processing and protecting your personal data in compliance with applicable data protection laws and regulations (“Data Protection Laws”).
If you are located outside of the United States and you choose to use the Platform or provide your information to us, your data may be transferred to, processed and maintained on servers, databases or cloud storage facilities located in the United States. Your use of the Platform represents your consent and agreement to these practices. If you do not want your data transferred to or processed or maintained in the United States, you should not use the Platform.
2. Information that We Collect from You
Account Data You Directly and Voluntarily Provide to Us
We may collect and process some or all of the following information you make available to us if you register, download or use the Platform, such as your:
Other Registration Information
Customer Support or Technical Information you provide when you contact us with questions about your use of the Platform
Details of transactions you carry out through the Platform, your sponsorship activities, and the fulfillment of orders we provide to you
Other information you may provide to us through promotions or surveys
User Profile Data
In addition to the data listed above, we may offer you the option to create a user profile to describe yourself that may be visible to other users of the Platform. If you are a registered user you may also be able to adjust your account settings through your user account. We note that, even if you adjust your settings so that your user profile remains private, we will still be able to access and view the information you provide as part of your user profile.
Data You Post to Public Areas on the Platform
If you post information on public areas of the Platform, such as reviews, comments, and user content, that data may be collected and used by us, other users of the Platform, and the public generally. We strongly recommend that you do not post any information through the Platform that allows strangers to identify or locate you or that you otherwise do not want to share with the public.
Data You Transmit to Other Users
If you enter into direct correspondence with another user, that data may be collected and used by us.
Usage Data We Automatically Collect from You
In addition to the information you provide to us, the Platform may collect and process additional data automatically, this data may include your:
Device Registration Data (for example, the type of mobile device you use, your mobile device’s unique device or advertising ID, IP address, operating system and browser type)
Device Settings (for example, your language preference)
Information about how you use the Platform (for example, how many times you use the Platform each day)
Requested and Referring URLs
Location Data collected through your Device (including, for example, precise location data such as GPS and WiFi information)
Information collected through cookies and other tracking technologies including, but not limited to, your IP address and domain name, your browser version and operating system, traffic data, location data, web logs and other communication data, and the resources that you access.
3. How We Use Your Information
In this section, we set out the purposes for which we use personal information that we collect when you use the Platform.
Providing the Platform, Improving the Platform, Providing Support, and Communicating With You
We and our service providers may use the data you provide or that is collected through the Platform to operate and improve the Platform, our other sites, applications, products and services, to contact you from time to time to provide you with important information and notices relating to the Platform, and to carry out obligations arising from any agreements between you and us.
Providing Marketing and Promotion Materials
We and our service providers may use the data you provide or that is collected through the Platform to provide you with updates, offers, and promotions, where you have chosen to receive these. We may also use your information for marketing our own and our selected business partners’ products and services to you by email and, where required by law, we will ask for your consent at the time we collect your data to conduct any of these types of marketing. If you wish to unsubscribe from receiving marketing communications from us by email, please follow the instructions contained in each email you receive from us describing how you can unsubscribe from receiving further marketing communications from us.
Advertising and Third Party Content and Links
For information about how tracking works for online advertising purposes you can visit http://www.aboutads.info/choices or http:///www.aboutads.info/appchoices. We do not have access to or control over cookies, pixels or web beacons that third-party websites or partners may use. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these third-party websites. You are encouraged to review the privacy policies of the different websites that you visit.
We may also work with third party analytics companies to help us understand how the Platform are being used, such as data collection, reporting, ad response measurement, website and mobile application analytics, and to assist with delivery of relevant marketing messages and advertisements.
We encourage you to review your device and Platform settings to ensure they are consistent with your preferences, including with respect to the collection and use of information. You may be able to stop further collection of certain data by the Platform by updating your applicable device settings, or you may uninstall the Platform. In addition, you may choose not to share your location details by adjusting your mobile device's location services settings. For instructions on changing the relevant settings, please contact your service provider/carrier or device manufacturer.
Purchases and Payment Processors
Promotions, Sweepstakes, and Contests
If you wish to unsubscribe from receiving marketing communications from us by email, please follow the instructions contained in each email you receive from us describing how you can unsubscribe from receiving further marketing communications from us. If you are a registered user you may also be able to adjust your email settings by logging in to your account and adjusting your account settings.
4. How Your Information is Shared with Third Parties
We may share the information you provide or that we collect in some circumstances as follows:
We may share your information with advertisers, third-party advertising networks and analytics companies who may use it to deliver targeted advertisements to you on the Platform or third-party websites or advertisers. Similarly, these advertisers may share information with us about you that they have independently gathered or acquired. We may also share encrypted versions of information we have collected in order to enable our advertising partners to perform data analysis or for advertising-related use.
With Our Company Affiliates
We may share your information with members of the Beautify corporate family in order to provide joint content and services (like registration, transactions and customer support), or to improve your experience with the Platform, products and other services.
With Our Partner Programs
If you are directed to the Platform through a third party, we may share certain information back with that third party, which may include information such as name, email and value of purchase depending on the type of relationship or Platform utilized.
For Marketing Campaigns
From time to time we may disclose certain information (name, mailing address and non-sensitive transactional information such as your purchase history, amounts paid and products ordered) to marketing companies for trade or rental purposes. If you prefer to opt-out of the use of your personal information by marketing companies for trade or rental purposes, please let us know through our support portal.
With Our Service Providers
We may share your information with our service providers who work on our behalf. For example, these service providers may handle payment or credit card processing, data management, customer data pooling or aggregating, feature administration, email distribution, market research, information analysis, and promotions management. These service providers will only have access to the information needed to perform these limited functions on our behalf.
Social Media and Sharing
The Platform may use social networking or “share functionality” or may contain links to third-party social media sites or applications that are not owned or controlled by us. We also may allow you to use social media sites or applications to leverage your existing social media site or application accounts to access features of the Platform. Your use of these features may result in the collection or sharing of information about you by these sites or applications, depending on the feature.
We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for, any share functionality or the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party site or application. We encourage you to review the privacy policies and settings on the social media sites or applications with which you interact to make sure you understand the information that may be collected, used, and shared by those sites. You are subject to the policies of those third parties when and where applicable.
As Required By Law or to Protect Rights and to Comply with Our Policies
To the extent permitted by law, we will disclose your information to government authorities or third parties, including national security or law enforcement agencies, if required to do so by law, or if requested in response to a subpoena or court order, we believe in our sole and absolute discretion that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect against fraud, to protect the property or other rights of us or other users, third parties or the public at large, or we believe that you have abused the Platform by using it to attack other systems or to gain unauthorized access to any other system, to engage in spamming or otherwise to violate applicable laws or in violation of our Terms of Service. You should be aware that, following disclosure to any third party, your information may be accessible by others to the extent permitted or required by applicable law.
Business Transfers or Bankruptcy
Portability of Your Personal Data
Data portability is the ability to obtain some of your information in a format you can move from one service provider to another in accordance with applicable Data Protection Laws. Depending on the context and applicable Data Protection Laws, this applies to some of your information, but
5. EU – GDPR
6. California Residents
7. Privacy of Children
The Platform is not intended for children under age . We do not knowingly collect or distribute personal information from or about children under the age of . If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her child has provided us with information without their consent, he or she should contact us through our support portal.
8. Security Measures and Storage Limits
We provide industry-standard physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect personal data we process and maintain. For example, we take reasonable measures to limit access to this data to authorized employees and contractors who need to know that information in order to operate, develop or improve our Platform. Please be aware that, although we endeavor to provide reasonable security for data we process and maintain, no security system can prevent all potential security breaches. As a result, we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit on or through the Platform and you do so at your own risk.
Our retention periods for personal data are based on our business needs and legal requirements. We retain personal data for as long as is necessary for the processing purpose(s) for which the information was collected, and any other permissible, related purpose. For example, we may retain certain transaction details and correspondence until the time limit for claims arising from the transaction has expired, or to comply with regulatory requirements regarding the retention of such data. When personal data is no longer needed, we either irreversibly anonymize the data (and we may further retain and use the anonymized information) or securely destroy the data.
LAST UPDATED: 8/29/19