Terms & Conditions

These Terms govern your access to and use of AB Beauty Consultancy website, products, and services. By viewing this website or anything made available on or through this website, including but not limited to our brochure, products, services, promotions, competitions, newsletters, emails, social media, and/or other communication (collectively referred to as “Website”), you are agreeing to accept all parts of our terms and policies. If you do not accept the Terms of Use, you must leave the Website immediately and unsubscribe from our mailing list.

Privacy/ Data Protection

We are committed to protecting your privacy and your data. Please see our privacy policy for more details, including how we store and use data about our clients in accordance and compliance with EU data protection law, known as GDPR.

Copyright & Trademarks

Unless otherwise indicated, the content of any abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk web page (including the design, text, graphics, any other content and arrangement thereof) is the property of and controlled by AB Beauty Consultancy Limited. All such content is the copyright material of Lavender and Stone Beauty Rooms Limited or our chosen content-provider organisations. All Information displayed as a result of a abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk search is extracted from a copyright work/database owned and controlled by AB Beauty Consultancy Limited. All rights are thereby reserved by AB Beauty Consultancy Limited.

The name ‘AB Beauty Consultancy’ and AB Beauty Consultancy logo are service marks of AB Beauty Consultancy Limited. All other trademarks/logos cited or displayed anywhere on abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk or are the property of their respective owners.

No materials from abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk may be copied, broadcast, downloaded, republished, reproduced, played, broadcast, shown, played in public, uploaded, distributed, posted, stored, adopted, changed or transmitted in any way.

However, subject to any applicable licences from third-party content-providers, you may electronically copy and print in hard copy, portions of abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk for your personal, non commercial use only. You are not permitted to sell or trade in any of this material. Any other use, modification, distribution or republication without the prior written consent of AB Beauty Consultancy is similarly strictly prohibited. The use of multiple searches to extract AB Beauty Consultancy database details is strictly prohibited.

Licence – except as expressly provided, nothing contained in these conditions or anywhere on abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk is to be construed as conferring any licence under any of AB Beauty Consultancy’ or any other third party’s intellectual property rights.

Disclaimers

AB Beauty Consultancy Limited makes no warranties or guarantees as to the availability, fitness or accuracy of any information shown by abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk.

AB Beauty Consultancy makes no representation/warranty/condition, either express or implied, to you – i.e. that abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk will be uninterrupted or error-free; that abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk or the computer server from which it is made available, are free of any viruses or other harmful components or programs; as to the accuracy, content, timeliness, completeness, legality, reliability, quality or suitability of any information, advice, content, service or search results provided by abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk; as to the quality or suitability of any goods or services or information received/advertised through abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk or received through links provided from other third parties.

You acknowledge that you are participating voluntarily in using our Website and that you are solely and personally responsible for your choices, actions and results, now and in the future. You accept full responsibility for the consequences of your use, or non-use, of any information provided on or through this Website, and you agree to use your own judgment and due diligence before implementing any idea, suggestion or recommendation from my Website to your life, family or business.

Limitation of Liability

Under no circumstances will AB Beauty Consultancy Limited or any other party involved in the creation, production, maintenance or distribution of abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk be liable for any damages either direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential (including but not limited to loss of profits, business, anticipated savings, goodwill, loss of opportunity, use of data or other intangible losses) that result from any of the following – the use of and reliance upon abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk; any errors, omissions, interruptions, suspension, termination, deletion of files or email, mistakes, defects, viruses and other harmful creation, delays in operation, transmission or service response time, or any failure of performance by abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk including without limitation those arising from acts of God, communications failure, theft, destruction or any unauthorised access to AB Beauty Consultancy data, records, programs or services; any services or products, information or advice received through or advertised on abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk.

AB Beauty Consultancy is unable to ensure or guarantee the security of any information transmitted over the Internet. Any information or data which you transmit to or by using abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk is done at your own risk and AB Beauty Consultancy Limited will not be responsible or liable for any damage that may result from transmitting such information. If any jurisdiction does not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, liability is limited to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Jurisdiction and Governing Law

These conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. As abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk can be accessed from other places around the world with different laws from those of England, when you access abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk you agree that the laws of England will apply to all matters relating to your use of abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk. By accessing/using/benefiting from abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk you also agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts, with respect to such matters.

Miscellaneous

These conditions and any and all documents referred to herein form the entire agreement between you and AB Beauty Consultancy Limited with respect to the use of abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk. If any term in these conditions is determined by a court to be illegal, invalid or in any way unenforceable, that provision shall be severed from these conditions and the remaining provisions shall continue in full force and effect.

Complaints

We are committed to providing you with a top-quality service. However, should there be any cause for complaint please contact the directors at anna@abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk. We agree to investigate any complaint carefully and promptly and do everything reasonable to put it right.

This document was last updated: 15th May 2018

Cookies

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a better experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.

Why does this website use cookies?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

The cookies we use are “analytical” cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around the website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

The cookies cannot be used to identify you personally.

What cookies does this website use?

For example, when you look through the website pages a cookie may be created to help us see how often you visit our site, how you arrived at it and, in turn, help us learn what information interests you. In this way, we can give you more of the content you like and less of the content you don’t. Cookies can make your subsequent visits to the web page simpler and more seamless. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it. (However, by not accepting cookies, some web pages may not display properly).

Google Analytics

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website and we use this information to help us improve our website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form such as the number of visitors to our website, where visitors have come to the website from, the pages they visited and what web browser was used. Google Analytics cookies do not collect personal data about website visitors. To find out more please read the Google privacy policy:

How to manage your cookies

To find out how to manage what cookies you allow, see your browser’s help section or your mobile phone manual. Or you can visit one of the sites below, which have detailed information on how to manage, control or delete cookies.

Privacy Policy

At AB Beauty Consultancy, we provide consultation and advice relating to the beauty salon and spa industry. Our desire is that your experience goes beyond your expectations.

To achieve our mission, we want to share our knowledge, products and promotional offers with you, that we think you’ll be interested in based on information we collect from you. We only use that information where we have a proper legal basis for doing so.

We wrote this policy to help you understand what information we collect, how we use it and what choices you have about it. We’ve tried our best to explain things in a simple and clear way but if you have any questions, please contact us.
We collect information in a few different ways:

1. When you give it to us or give us permission to obtain it

When you sign up for our mailing list, book an appointment or buy our products or service, you give us certain information voluntarily. This includes your name, email address, home address, telephone number, date of birth, medical history, your GP’s info and any other information you choose to give us. If you buy something, we also collect payment information and details of what you bought. If you buy something for someone else, we collect their name and delivery details and contact information.

If you link accounts from other third party services, we also get information from those accounts. The information we get from those services depends on your settings and their privacy policies, so please check what those are.

2. We also get technical information when you visit our website

We also use “cookies” (small text files sent by your computer each time you visit our website, unique to your browser) or similar technologies to capture log data and enhance your experience with us. When we use cookies or other similar technologies, we use session cookies (that last until you close your browser) or persistent cookies (that last until you or your browser delete them). Some of the cookies we use are associated with your account (including information about you, such as the email address you gave us) and other cookies are not. For more detailed information about how we use cookies, please review our Cookie Policy.

3. When you apply to work for us

We may ask for personal data and sensitive personal data from you to assess your suitability for our jobs. This data will include your name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, work and education history. We may collect sensitive personal data such as your ethnic origin only for the purposes required by law.

What we do with the info we collect

We use this data to make decisions to improve our products and services and send you promotional offers, information and competitions based on what we think you will like or have bought. We a have a legitimate interest to maintain our relationship with you, and protect your data.

How we store your information

We take the security of your personal information seriously. We store your information electronically via a company called Premier Software, which is GDPR compliant, as well as adding some information to Mailchimp for marketing purposes. In addition, we have security procedures in place to protect our paper based systems from loss and misuse.

Where a password is required to access certain areas of our digital platforms, you are responsible for keeping your password secure and confidential.

How long we keep your information

We keep your information only so long as we need it to provide a valuable service to you. When we no longer need to use your information and there is no need for us to keep it to comply with our legal or regulatory obligations, we’ll either remove it from our systems or depersonalize it so that we can’t identify you.
Our policy on children’s information

Children under 13 are not allowed to use our website.

Your rights

You have certain rights in relation to the information that we have about you described below.

You can request to access the information we hold about you. We’ll aim to share this with you within 30 days of you asking us for it.
You can ask us to correct your information or delete it, if you are unable to do it yourself.
You can ask us to stop using your information, and opt out of receiving our newsletters or marketing messages and object to us having the information you provided to us sent to another organization, where we hold this information with your consent or for the performance of a contract with you, where it’s technically feasible.

How we make changes to this policy

We aim to meet high standards and so our policies are constantly under review. From time to time we may change this privacy notice. We recommend that you check this page periodically to review the latest version.
Making a complaint

If you have a complaint regarding any aspect of your personal data or this privacy policy, please write to Anna Nickless at anna@abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk.

If you are still not satisfied with the outcome of your complaint, you may write to the Information Commissioner’s Office. You can also contact the Information Commissioner’s Office using their online form: https://ico.org.uk/global/contact-us/email/

This document was last updated: 15th May 2018

Contact Us

Head Office: The Whitehouse, Hockliffe Street, Leighton Buzzard, Beds LU7 1HD

Email: anna@abbeautyconsultancy.co.uk