Website Privacy Statement

Last Updated:  10/19/2016

Protecting your personal information is a priority for us. This privacy policy ("Policy") describes how Garnish Cosmetics, LLC, a Washington limited liability company and its related companies (collectively, the "Company") collect, use, protect or otherwise handle the personal information of consumer users of this website www.garnishcosmetics.com (the "Site").  This Policy also applies to any of our other websites that post the Policy.

WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT FROM PEOPLE THAT VISIT THE SITE?

In order to provide you with information that you request from us, you may be asked to provide your name, email address or other details.

WHEN DO WE COLLECT INFORMATION?

 If you decide to subscribe to our newsletter, fill out a contact form, use our live chat feature, comment on blog posts, or respond to a survey, we will collect information from you.

WHAT SPECIFIC INFORMATION MIGHT WE COLLECT?

 This policy attempts to be all inclusive, and list all the different ways we may collect your information, even if we aren’t currently doing so.

We get information about you in the following range of ways:

 Information You Give Us.  We may collect your name, postal address, email address, phone number, fax number, username, password, demographic information (such as your gender and occupation) as well as other information you directly give us on our Site.  If you purchase our products or services, we will collect billing and credit card information so that we may complete the purchase transaction. We may gather additional personal or non-personal information from you in the future.

Information We Get From Others.  We may get information about you from other sources.  We may add this to information we get from this Site.

Information Automatically Collected.  We automatically log information about you and your computer.  For example, when visiting our Site, we log your computer operating system type, IP address, browser type, browser language, the website you visited before browsing to our Site, pages you viewed, how long you spent on a page, access times and information about your use of and actions on our Site. This information is used for the operation of the/our business, to maintain the quality of our website, and to provide us general information and statistics regarding how the Garnish Cosmetics website is used.

We encourage you to review the privacy policy statements of any and all websites you choose to access that are linked to from our site so that you can also understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or other content on websites outside of our website.

Cookies.  We may log information using "cookies."  Cookies are small data files stored on your hard drive by a website.  We may use both session Cookies (which expire once you close your web browser) and persistent Cookies (which stay on your computer until you delete them) to provide you with a more personal and interactive experience on our Site.  This type of information is collected to make the Site more useful to you and to tailor the experience with us to meet your special interests and needs.

 

HOW DO WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?

We use your personal information (submitted when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our email newsletter, respond to one of our surveys or a marketing communication from us, browse our website, etc.) in the following ways:

1. To operate, maintain, and improve our sites, products, and services to better serve you as the end user.

2. To process, administer, and deliver contest entries and rewards, promotions, or other site features.

3. To respond to comments and questions and provide exceptional customer service to you and all our visitors.

4. To send information including email confirmations, invoices, technical notices, updates, security alerts, and support and administrative messages.

5. To communicate with you about promotions, upcoming events, and other news about products and services offered by us and our selected partners (which we may or may not be affiliates for).

6. To link or combine user information with other personal information.

7. To protect, investigate, and deter against fraudulent, unauthorized, or illegal activity.

8. To provide and deliver products and services that you and other customers request.

9. To personalize your experience with our website, and allow us to provide you with the information and product/service offerings that are most interesting and valuable to you.

 

SHARING OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

We may share personal information as follows:

1. We may share personal information with your consent.  For example, you may let us share personal information with others for their own marketing uses.  Those uses will be subject to their privacy policies.

2.  We may share personal information when we do a business deal, or negotiate a business deal, involving the sale or transfer of all or a part of our business or assets.  These deals can include any merger, financing, acquisition, or bankruptcy transaction or proceeding.

3. We may share personal information for legal, protection, and safety purposes.

      a. We may share information to comply with federal or state laws.

      b. We may share information to respond to lawful requests and legal processes.

      c. We may share information to protect the rights and property of Garnish Cosmetics, LLC, our agents, customers, and others.  This includes enforcing our agreements, policies, and terms of use.

      d. We may share information in an emergency.  This includes protecting the safety of our employees and agents, our customers, or any person.

4. We may share information with those who need it to do work for us.

We may also share aggregated and/or anonymized data with others for their own uses.

 

HOW DO WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION

We implement a variety of security procedures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order or access your personal information.  We offer the use of a secure server.  All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our payment gateway provider's database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems and who are required to keep and maintain the information confidential.  After a transaction, your personal private information (credit cards, social security numbers, financials, etc.) will not be kept on file for more than 60 days. All transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.

WHAT ABOUT ‘COOKIES’? DO WE USE THEM?

Yes. We use cookies.

Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow). This enables the site's or service provider's systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.

For instance, we will use cookies to help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart. AND We also use cookies to help us compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

WHAT CAN YOU DO ABOUT COOKIES?

You can turn cookies off if you choose, or you can set your web browser to warn you each time a cookie is being sent. You do this through your browser settings. Since each web browser is a little different, you will need to review your browser's Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify or turn off your cookies.

Be aware that if you turn cookies off, some features of our Site may be disabled. This in turn may affect your experience in that your site experience will not be as efficient and the site may not function properly.

However, you will still be able to place orders should you choose.

DISCLOSURES TO THIRD PARTIES

Garnish Cosmetics, LLC does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

We may use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Garnish Cosmetics, LLC and our affiliates. If you opt into our email list, we may also send you surveys to conduct research regarding your opinions of current services or potential new services and products that we may offer.

We may share our data with trusted partners and vendors to help perform statistical analysis, send email, postal mail, or text messages, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Garnish Cosmetics, LLC, and they are required to keep all of your personal and sensitive information confidential.

We will not disclose any of your personal information unless required to do so by law. In that event, you will not receive any notice of such a disclosure, and we will only make such a disclosure if we believe in good faith that such disclosure is necessary to: 1) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Garnish Cosmetics, LLC or the site; 2) protect and defend the rights and property of Garnish Cosmetics, LLC; and, 3) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Garnish Cosmetics, LLC or the public at large.

We may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of our external business partners regarding a particular offering that may be of interest to you. When we do so, your unique personally identifiable information (such as email, name, address or phone number) is never transferred to the third party.

THIRD PARTY (AFFILIATE) LINKS

Occasionally, and at our sole discretion, we may include or offer third-party products or services on our website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

In addition, if you choose to purchase any products we recommend through the site, then Garnish Cosmetics, LLC may receive monetary compensation as a result. If an affiliate link is provided for any particular product or service, an additional, conspicuous notice will be provided on the web page or blog post containing the affiliate link.

CALIFORNIA ONLINE PRIVACY PROTECTION ACT

CalOPPA is the first state law in the nation to require commercial websites and online services to post a privacy policy. The law's reach stretches well beyond California to require any person or company in the United States (and conceivably the world) that operates websites collecting Personally Identifiable Information (“PII”) from California consumers to post a conspicuous privacy policy on its website stating exactly the information being collected and those individuals or companies with whom it is being shared.

For more information regarding CalOPPA, visit:

http://consumercal.org/california-online-privacy-protection-act-caloppa/#sthash.0FdRbT51.dpuf

According to CalOPPA, Garnish Cosmetics, LLC agrees to the following:

  • Users can visit our site anonymously.
  • Once this privacy policy is created, we will add a link to it on our home page or as a minimum, on the first significant page after entering our website.
  • Our Privacy Policy link includes the word 'Privacy' and can be easily be found on the page specified above.

You will be notified of any Privacy Policy changes by visiting this page.

You can change your personal information by logging in to your account and changing it.

DO NOT TRACK SIGNALS

We honor Do Not Track signals and Do Not Track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.

We DO allow third-party behavioral tracking.

CHILREN’S ONLINE PRIVACY PROTECTION ACT COMPLIANCE (COPPA)

Garnish Cosmetics, LLC does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website. This website and it’s content are directed to individuals who are at least 13 years of age or older.

INFORMATION CHOICES AND CHANGES

Our marketing emails tell you how to "opt-out."  If you opt out, we may still send you non-marketing emails.  Non-marketing emails include emails about your accounts and our business dealings with you.

You may send requests about personal information to our Contact Information below.  You can request to change contact choices, opt-out of our sharing with others, and update your personal information.

CONTACT INFORMATION.  

We welcome your comments or questions about this privacy policy.  You may also contact us at our address:

Garnish Cosmetics, LLC
Bellingham, Wa

Email: garnishcosmetics@gmail.com

Phone Number: 360.540.9148

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY.  We may occasionally change and update this privacy policy to reflect company and customer feedback. If we make any changes, we will change the Last Updated date above.  We encourage you to periodically review this Statement to remain informed of how Garnish Cosmetics, LLC is protecting your information.

Date of last revision: 10/19/2016

 

SITE TERMS OF USE

By using our Site, you consent to our Site Terms of Use below.

PRODUCTS NOT FOR RESALE
The products available on the Website are for personal use only and are not for resale.  Garnish Cosmetics, LLC may cancel or modify any order received which Garnish Cosmetics, LLC believes is contrary to these Terms.

COLOR FOR REFERENCE ONLY
The color samples for products on the Website should be used as a reference only in conjunction with the written descriptions. Due to the nature of color calibration, the colors on your monitor may differ from the actual product. To the extent permitted by applicable law, we do not warrant that the product descriptions, colors or other content available on the Website are complete, reliable, accurate current, or error-free.

COPYRIGHT
This site and all the information it contains, including, but not limited to, articles, blog posts, designs, drawings, illustrations, photographs, videos, opinions, text, guides, trademarks, trade names, service marks and logos ("Protected Information") are the property of Garnish Cosmetics, LLC, its contributors, and licensors and is protected from unauthorized use, copying, distribution and dissemination by U.S. Copyright law, international conventions, and other intellectual property laws. All rights reserved. You may not use our Protected Information without Garnish Cosmetics, LLC express written consent.

INDEMNIFICATION AND LIABILITY: Users shall indemnify Garnish Cosmetics, LLC from any and all damages, liabilities, costs, losses, expenses or attorney fees arising out of any claim, demand, or action by a third party due to any products purchased or materials on this website.  PRODUCTS ARE SOLD “AS IS.” IN ALL CIRCUMSTANCES, THE MAXIMUM LIABILITY OF GARNISH COSMETICS, LLC, ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND AFFILIATES, FOR DAMAGES FOR ANY AND ALL CAUSES WHATSOEVER, AND THE MAXIMUM REMEDY, REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE NET PROFIT OF THE PRODUCT OFFERED OR PURCHASED. IN NO EVENT SHALL GARNISH COSMETICS, LLC BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOST DATA OR CONTENT, LOST PROFITS, INTERRUPTION OR FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE PRODUCTS OR THE SERVICES PROVIDED BY GARNISH COSMETICS, LLC, EVEN IF GARNISH COSMETICS, LLC HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, AND NOTWITHSTANDING THE FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY.