Dermalogica (UK) Limited ("Dermalogica") is committed to protecting and respecting the privacy of its customers (“Customers”).
This policy sets out the basis on which any personal data Dermalogica collects from its customers, or that Customers provide to Dermalogica,
will be processed by Dermalogica. For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the Act),
the data controller is Dermalogica (UK) Limited of The Manser Building, Thorncroft Drive, Dorking Road, Leatherhead, Surrey, KT22 8JB.
INFORMATION DERMALOGICA MAY COLLECT FROM CUSTOMERS
Dermalogica may collect and process the following data about Customers:
a) information that Customers provide by filling in forms on the site(s)s www.dermalogica.co.uk and
www.internationaldermalinstitute.co.uk ("the Site(s)(s)") or that Customers have already provided at the time of becoming
an account holder. Dermalogica may also ask Customers for information when Customers report a problem with Dermalogica's
b) if Customers contact Dermalogica , Dermalogica may keep a record of that correspondence;
c) details of transactions Customers carry out through Dermalogica's site(s) and of the fulfilment of Customers' orders;
d) details of Customers' visits to Dermalogica's site(s) including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data,
weblogs and other communication data, whether this is required for Dermalogica's own billing purposes or otherwise and
the resources that Customers access.
IP ADDRESSES AND COOKIES
Dermalogica may collect information about Customers' computers, including where available Customers' IP addresses, operating systems
and browser types, for system administration. This is statistical data about Dermalogica's users‘ browsing actions and patterns,
and does not identify any individual.
For the same reason, Dermalogica may obtain information about Customers' general internet usage by using a cookie file which is stored
on the hard drive of Customers' computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to Customers' computer's hard drive.
They help Dermalogica to improve Dermalogica's site(s) and to deliver a better and more personalised service.
They enable Dermalogica :
a) to estimate Dermalogica's audience size and usage pattern;
b) to store information about Customers' preferences, and so allow Dermalogica to customise Dermalogica's site(s)
according to Customers' individual interests;
c) to speed up Customers' searches; and
d) to recognise Customers when Customers return to Dermalogica's site(s).
Customers may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on their browsers which allows them to refuse the setting of cookies.
However, if Customers select this setting they may be unable to access certain parts of Dermalogica's site(s).
Customers log on to Dermalogica's site(s).
WHERE DERMALOGICA STORE CUSTOMERS' PERSONAL DATA
The data that Dermalogica collect from Customers may be transferred to, and stored at, a destination outside the European Economic Area
(“EEA”). It may also be processed by staff operating outside the EEA who work for Dermalogica or for one of Dermalogica's suppliers.
Such staff maybe engaged in, among other things, the fulfilment of Customers' order, the processing of Customers' payment details and
the provision of support services. By submitting Customers' personal data, Customers agree to this transfer, storing or processing.
Dermalogica will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that Customers' data is treated securely and in accordance with this privacy
All information Customers provide to Dermalogica is stored on Dermalogica's secure servers. Any payment transactions will be encrypted.
Where Dermalogica have given Customers (or where Customers have chosen) a password which enables Customers to access certain parts of
Dermalogica's site(s), Customers are responsible for keeping this password confidential. Dermalogica ask Customers not to share a password
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although Dermalogica will do Dermalogica's
best to protect Customers' personal data, Dermalogica cannot guarantee the security of Customers' data transmitted to Dermalogica's
site(s); any transmission is at Customers' own risk. Once Dermalogica have received Customers' information, Dermalogica will use strict
procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
USES MADE OF THE INFORMATION
Dermalogica use information held about Customers in the following ways:
a) to ensure that content from Dermalogica's site(s) is presented in the most effective manner for Customers and for
b) to provide Customers with information, products or services that Customers request from Dermalogica or which Dermalogica
feel may interest Customers, where Customers have consented to be contacted for such purposes;
c) to carry out Dermalogica's obligations arising from any contracts entered into between Customers and Dermalogica; and
d) to notify Customers about changes to Dermalogica's service.
If Customers are existing customers of Dermalogica, Dermalogica will only contact Customers by electronic means (e-mail or SMS)
with information about goods and services similar to those which were the subject of a previous sale to Customers.
If Customers are new customers of Dermalogica, Dermalogica will contact Customers by electronic means only if Customers have consented
DISCLOSURE OF CUSTOMERS' INFORMATION
Dermalogica may disclose Customers' personal information to any member of Dermalogica's group, which means Dermalogica's subsidiaries,
Dermalogica's ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries, as defined in section 736 of the UK Companies Act 1985.
Dermalogica may disclose Customers' personal information to third parties:
a) in the event that Dermalogica sell or buy any business or assets, in which case Dermalogica may disclose Customers'
personal data to the prospective seller or buyer of such business or assets;
b) if Dermalogica or substantially all of its assets are acquired by a third party, in which case personal data held by it
about its customers will be one of the transferred assets;
c) if Dermalogica are under a duty to disclose or share Customers' personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation,
or in order to enforce or apply Dermalogica's
or terms and conditions of
and other agreements;
or to protect the rights, property, or safety of Dermalogica, Dermalogica's customers, or others.
This includes exchanging information with other companies and organisations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk
Customers have the right to ask Dermalogica not to process Customers' personal data for marketing purposes. Dermalogica will usually
inform Customers (before collecting Customers' data) if Dermalogica intend to use Customers' data for such purposes or if Dermalogica
intend to disclose Customers' information to any third party for such purposes. Customers can exercise Customers' right to prevent such
processing by checking certain boxes on the forms Dermalogica use to collect Customers' data. Customers can also exercise the right at any
time by contacting Dermalogica at [email@example.com].
Dermalogica's site(s) may, from time to time, contain links to and from the website(s)s of Dermalogica's partner networks,
advertisers and affiliates. If Customers follow a link to any of these website(s)s, please note that these website(s)s have their own privacy policies and that Dermalogica do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before Customers
submit any personal data to these website(s)s.
ACCESS TO INFORMATION
The Act gives Customers the right to access information held about Customers. Customers' right of access can be exercised in accordance with
the Act. Any access request may be subject to a fee of £10 to meet Dermalogica's costs in providing Customers with details of the
information Dermalogica hold about Customers.
notified to Customers by e-mail.