Style Exploration (“company”, “I”, “we” or
“us”) is dedicated to respecting the privacy of your personal information, and
(hereinafter the “website”) and how it is used. The term “you” refers to anyone
who uses, visits and/or views the website.
By visiting and using the website, you accept
of those changes and updates. You must not access or use the website if you do
We respect the privacy of children and “child” means an individual
under the age of 13. All information and content on this website is intended
for individuals over the age of 18. Children under the age of 13 are prohibited
from using this website. We do not knowingly collect, use or disclose personal
information from children under the age of 13 without prior parental or guardian
consent. If you believe any personal information is collected from someone
under the age of 13 without parental or guardian consent, then please contact
us to have that information deleted.
WHAT INFORMATION WE COLLECT AND HOW IT IS USED
When you access the
website, you may provide certain personally identifiable information including
but not limited to your name, email address, phone number, address, avatar
image, credit card information when you make a purchase on the website.
This information is
collected when you register on the site, place an order, subscribe to a
newsletter, contact us, use the search feature on the website, provide comments
or any other feedback, fill out a form or use the live chat or enter any other
information on the website to communicate with us. From time to time, we may
also collect information that you submit when you participate in any online
surveys that we may post on our website.
information is used to personalize your experience, improve the website to better
serve you, provide customer service support, efficiently process your requests
or transactions, tailor advertisements to you, elicit reviews of services or
products, provide you offers, promotions and to follow up with you through
correspondence (email, live chat, or phone). We may also use this information
to provide you offers and promotions from our partners and/or our affiliates in
exchange for a commission without additional cost to you.
Additionally, like other
websites, this website automatically collects certain information about you through
Log Data and Google Analytics. Log Data is information about your computer’s
Internet Protocol Address, which is your “IP” address, browser information,
Internet Service Provider’s information, your operating system, and your browser
type. Similarly, Google Analytics collects certain information about your
location, browsing history, the pages you visit, the equipment you used to
access the website, traffic patterns, and other general patterns related to
your use of the website.
This information is used
to analyze website statistics related to user behavior and interests, improve
our performance and your use of the website and to further enhance our products
and services offered to you.
COMMENTS AND SOCIAL MEDIA
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. When you leave a comment, your name, email address
and website/organization name is not shared with a third party and may be used
to communicate with you.
Social media accounts
and sharing options are available on this website. Social media sites
(Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and so forth) can track your personal information.
Should you choose to interact with us on social media, please note that you
will be voluntarily disclosing that personal information. This information is
no longer private. It becomes public information and can be collected and used
by others. We have no control over and take no responsibility for the use,
storage or dissemination of such publicly-disclosed personal information by you.
Any such interactions
via comments and social media with us do not subject us to any kind of liability
related to misuse of your information by others.
Cookies are files with small amounts of data including an anonymous unique
identifier that a website sends to your computer’s hard drive when you are viewing
the website. Just like other websites, we automatically collect some
non-personally identifiable information including but not limited to your IP
address, geographic location, language preference, date and time of visitors.
When you leave a comment on our website, 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
If you have an account and you log in to this website, 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.
personalizing your browsing experience, checking our website analytics, saving
your preferences and settings for future use, serving ads based on your liking
and interests, affiliate marketing and posting comments on our website.
This information is only collected to better serve and understand
your user experience on the website. You have the option of turning off
cookies on your computer should you wish to do so. If you choose to do that,
you may not be able to view all the features and content of this website.
WEB BEACONS AND PIXELS
web beacons, which are also known as clear GIFs, web bugs or pixel tags to
collect general information about your use of our website. They monitor user
activity and are used to track customer behavior data. This information may be
relevant to third parties such as the ad networks used on our website to tailor
the advertising based on your behavior and interests.
We may use social media pixels to track and collect general
information about your use in compliance with different social media sites
(Facebook, Twitter, etc) for the purpose of promoting products, tracking
conversions, remarketing, running target advertisements and so forth.
Third parties like Facebook may use their own cookies, web beacons
and other technologies to collect and receive information from our website for
the purpose of providing target advertisements. You may see our ads on Facebook
after you have visited our website.
THIRD-PARTY LINKS AND USE
We may include, offer or advertise third party links, products or
services on the website. Once you click on a third-party link and leave this
Articles on this website
may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, advertisements, 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
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.
We may use Google AdSense
advertising along with any other third-party advertising on the website. Google
purpose of providing a positive user experience. Third-party vendors such as
We have no control over
these third parties and they have their own privacy policies. Neither are we
responsible for the activities and practices of these third parties. You should
contact them directly and read their privacy policies for any questions. You
also agree that your use of these third-party websites is solely at your risk.
DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION
As a general rule, we do not disclose your personal information to
third parties without your consent with the exception of the following
- We may disclose your information to our trusted third parties that work with us such as our website hosting partners, email marketing service provider, other service providers that assist in the operation of the website, and any other affiliates and subsidiaries we rely upon to provide you products and services offered here.
- We may disclose your information in order to comply with state or federal regulations related to copyright infringement lawsuits or any other legal claims related to the website.
You have the option of
opting in or unsubscribing from our email list. By subscribing and opting in,
you agree to receive newsletters, updates, messages, promotional materials and
any other content related to this website. When you send an email, your email
message along with email address and responses are saved for communication
purposes with you. This information is kept confidential and we do not share,
sell or trade your email information with third parties except as otherwise stated
We do not envision
offering goods or services to individuals living in the European Union as
outlined in the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”).
If you are in the
European Union and opt-in to receive any of our free products or services
and/or purchase any products or services through our website then you will be subscribed
to receive our free email newsletter once you affirmatively consent to it.
Please see the Opt-Out section below should you wish to
“unsubscribe” and not receive any emails from us.
But if you are NOT in
the European Union then you will be automatically subscribed to receive our
free email newsletter once you opt-in to receive any of our free products or
services and/or purchase any products or services through our website. Please
see the Opt-Out section below should you wish to “unsubscribe” and
not receive any emails from us.
We comply with the
CAN-SPAM Act of 2003 and do not spam or send misleading information. Should you
wish to no longer receive communication from us, you have the option of
unsubscribing by clicking “unsubscribe” at the bottom of the email we send to
you or by contacting us.
As for third party
websites, please contact them directly to unsubscribe and/or opt-out from their
We are in compliance
with the GDPR along with the email marketing service we use to collect your
GDPR VISITOR RIGHTS
Under the GDPR, if you are within the European Union, you are
entitled to certain rights and information listed below.
We will retain any information you choose to provide to us until
the earlier of:
- You ask us to delete the information by sending a request to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that such requests may result in you no longer being able to access paid or free content previously provided to you.
- Our decision to cease using our existing data providers.
- The Company decides to no longer be in business or continue to offer the services.
- The data is no longer needed to provide you service, is too costly to maintain further retention, or the Company finds it outdated.
You have the right to request access to your data that we store
and have the ability to access your personal data.
You have the right to either rectify or erase your personal data.
You have the right to verify the accuracy of your personal data and have it
corrected or removed completely
You have the right to seek restrictions on the processing of your
data. When you restrict the processing of your data, we can store your data but
cannot process it further.
You have the right to object to the processing of your data in
certain circumstances including but not limited to direct marketing, profiling,
scientific or historical research purposes, statistical purposes, automated
decision making and profiling and tasks based on legitimate interests or in the
public interest/exercise of official authority.
You have the right to the portability of your data. You have the
right to request your personal data from us, receive it and transfer it to
You have the right to withdraw consent at any time. If you have
provided consent to the Company’s processing of your personal data, you have
the right to withdraw that consent any time without affecting the lawfulness of
processing based upon consent that occurred prior to your withdrawal of
You have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory
authority that has jurisdiction over issues related to the General Data
We require only the information that is reasonably necessary to
enter into a contract with you. We will not require you to provide consent for
any unnecessary processing as a condition of entering into a contract with us.
YOUR RIGHTS UNDER THE CALIFORNIA CONSUMER
PRIVACY ACT (CCPA COMPLIANCE)
If you reside in California, you are entitled to additional rights
under California law and we ensure compliance with the CCPA. Here are your rights:
- You have the right to know whether your personal information is sold or disclosed to third parties.
- You have the right to say no to the sale of your personal information.
- You also have the right to access your personal information, which we will provide within 30 days of such request.
- You have the right to have your personal information deleted
- You have the right to equal service, price and no discrimination
- You have the right to data portability and right to request your personal information and use it for your own purposes
Pursuant to California’s “Shine the Light Act,” you are permitted
to request information about the manner in which we share certain categories of
information with third parties for their marketing use. We may disclose your
personal information to our affiliates or other related third parties such as
service providers, vendors for their use in marketing to you, so we can provide
the products and/or services offered on this website to you. When we disclose
such information, your personal information is still kept confidential and
between us and that third party. It is not used for any other purpose that’s
not permitted under the laws.
Please be advised we DO NOT SELL YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION to
third parties and have never sold your personal information. We do not intend
to sell your personal information in the future either.
Under the CCPA, you still have the right to opt-out of such sales and
send us a “do not sell my information” request. If you would like to exercise any
of your rights under California law, please submit a verifiable consumer
request to us by sending us an email at email@example.com. Only you as the person
registered with the California Secretary of State can make such verifiable consumer
requested related to your personal information or someone you authorize to act
on your behalf.
Your verifiable consumer request must provide sufficient
information that allows us to verify that you are the person you are claiming
to be or that you are the authorized representative of such person about whom
we had collected personal information. You must describe your request with enough
details such as your first and last name, address and your country that allow
us to properly understand the request and respond to it. Please note we cannot
respond to your request or provide you with personal information unless we
first verify your identity or authority to make such a request and confirm that
the personal information relates to you. We will make all attempts to respond
to your request within 30 days of receipt.
This privacy notice for California residents supplements the
and Delaware law also requires us to state whether we honor “Do Not Track”
settings in your browser regarding targeted advertising and we do not monitor
or respond to Do Not Track browser requests.
The security of your personal information is important to us, and
we strive to follow generally commercial industry standards to protect your
personal information submitted to us voluntarily and automatically. However, no
method of transmission over the Internet is 100% secure and we cannot guarantee
the absolute security of your information. When you make a credit card purchase
or purchase through any means on the website, you will be directed to a third-party
vendor to complete the transaction. Any information you provide during the
checkout process is not stored on our website but instead provided to the third-party
vendor that completes the purchase transaction.
By using this website, you agree to hold us harmless for any security
breach and for any unauthorized use of your personal information by third
parties. You also agree that we cannot be held responsible for any disclosure
of your information through our website without our knowledge and consent.
contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.