This cookies policy is intended to inform you how Mel’s Skin Clinic uses a technology called “cookies” and web server logs, to assist you in making informed decisions when using our sites.
What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone browser by websites that you visit. cookies are widely used in order to make websites work or to improve the user experience, as well as to provide certain information to the owners of the website. cookies store or gather information and do not harm your computer. Our cookies may include information about your online preferences and allow us to tailor our websites to your interests, and often include an anonymous unique identifier.
For further details on cookies, please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/ where you can find comprehensive information on cookies and similar technologies.
Types of cookies:
There are two main types of cookies:
Persistent cookies – these cookies are stored in the browser of your device and are used whenever you visit a website;
Session cookies – these are temporary cookies that remain in the cookies archive of your browser until you leave a website;
further to this, cookies may be:
1st party – cookies are set directly by the website (or domain) you visit, or
3rd party – cookies are set by a website other than the one you are currently on.
You have the opportunity to set your devices to accept all cookies, to notify you when a cookie is issued, or not to receive cookies at any time. The last of these options means that certain personalized services cannot then be provided to you, which may result in you not being able to take full advantage of all of the features of our websites.
If you do not wish to receive cookies generally or to object to certain cookies, you might need to change your browser settings. However, each browser is different, so please check the “Help” menu of your preferred browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences. Please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/ where you can find comprehensive information on cookie management and blocking for a wide variety of browsers.
What type of cookies do we use and for what purpose?
TECHNICALLY REQUIRED COOKIES
Some of our cookies are strictly necessary to use our websites or certain functionalities within them. If you block these functional cookies, you cannot use our site. This includes the cookies to register whether the user has consented to cookies being used by our website or not.
SESSION COOKIES AND PREFERENCE COOKIES
We might use analytics cookies in conjunction with our web server’s log files to enhance the performance of our websites by collecting aggregated information about how many visitors we have, where visitors have come to the site from and how they use the website (e.g. which pages most visitors go to most often). For this purpose we might use the analytics tools of the following providers and related cookies:
We do not generally store any personal information that you provide to us in a cookie.
SOCIAL NETWORK COOKIES
We might integrate in our websites features from third party websites, in particular from certain social networks. Those features sometimes come with scripts or other elements that can read, and sometimes place, cookies from those social networks on your device. These cookies might allow the personalisation of advertising, to make advertising more relevant to your interests. We have no access to or control over those cookies or the data collected by those cookies, because we are only the operator of this website, however we would like to inform you and obtain consent for those elements. For further information please see the list of possible social network cookies below.
The following Facebook features may be integrated into our websites and may read or place Facebook cookies:
- Like button (enables user to Like the item on Facebook)
- Facebook Share (enables the user to share the item on Facebook)
- Facebook Social Graph (enables our websites to pull elements of Facebook into our websites, such as user profile images, public Facebook posts
Click here for Facebook’s Data Policy
Click here for information about Facebook’s cookies
Updates to this policy
We may occasionally make changes to this policy. When we make material changes to this policy, we will inform you by placing a notice on this website.