Why am I being asked to accept cookies?
Compliance of New EU cookie law (e-Privacy Directive) 28th May 2012. On May 26th 2011 a new EU originated law came into effect, on May 28th 2012 the law came into force. The law requires website owners to make significant changes to their sites and may fundamentally change the whole web browsing and shopping experience for everybody. This Cookie Law is amended privacy legislation that requires websites to obtain informed consent from visitors before they can store or retrieve any information on a computer or any other web connected device.
Cookies are used by almost all websites, for a variety of purposes:- Analysis of visitor behaviour (known as ‘Analytics’)
- To personalise pages and remember visitor preferences.
- To manage shopping carts in online stores
- To track people across websites and deliver targeted advertising
Information Automatically Logged
We use your IP address to gather broad demographic information. We use Google Analytics to collect information about Browser type, Operating platform, Search engine used to locate our site, Time, Day, Month, Year etc.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 25th May 2018
Every cusotmer will before having nay treatments will recieve our Data Information Consent Form, which will require them to read and sign. This form explains what you have agreed to us collecting and holding certain information about you.
Please let us know if you have any questions or you want to make changes.
- Providing health information to ensure we know about any conditions such as allergies, skin conditions, pregnancy which indicate that particular services / treatments / products should not be used for you
- Allowing us to keep that information for 4 years
- Providing consent for us to hold information about a child or young person under 16
- Receiving messages about special offers, birthday treats, new products or loyalty scheme rewards by post, email, phone, text message, appointment reminders
You can opt out of marketing messages from us at any time. Contact the management or a member of staff. For a copy of our privacy notice, please contact the management or a member of staff.
Our site uses a contact form for customers to request information and services. We collect contact information (like their email address). Contact information from the contact form is used to contact the person making the form submission.
This site contains links to other sites. Mint Hair Salon is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.
Contacting the Web Site
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site.
You can contact us by clicking here.