1. What Are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files which are downloaded onto your computer to improve your experience on a website. The information stored in cookies is used to communicate with servers and ensure these are notified when, for example, you return to a web page. Cookies cannot damage your devices or the software and files stored on your devices. This cookie policy describes why we sometimes need to store cookies, the information being processed and how we use that information. You can also find how you can prevent these cookies from being stored or how to delete them from your devices.

2. How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for various reasons described below. We have our own first-party cookies and we use third-party cookies that help us analyse and improve our website. The cookies can be subdivided into the following categories: necessary, analytical, statistical, Google Analytics and marketing cookies.

Necessary cookies: These cookies help to make our website usable by enabling basic functions such as page navigation and traffic distribution and enable our platform to adapt to the traffic. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

Analytical cookies: these cookies help to remember information that changes the way the website behaves, and help you auto-fill fields when you want to react to a blog post. The cookies are not necessary for the proper functioning of the website, but they do offer extra functionalities and improve the usability of the website.

Statistical cookies: Statistical cookies help us understand the way you interact with the website, so we can continuously adapt and improve the site according to the overall preferred way of use.

Google Analytics: Google Analytics is a tool from Google Inc. to measure statistics regarding the use and visits on our website. Google Analytics analyses the data and returns aggregated results to us. The results of the analysis help us to gain insights into the traffic on our website and how the pages are being used, which enables us to improve our site. The information is transferred to Google and is stored on servers in Ireland. In order to protect your privacy, SkinVision entered into a Data Processor Agreement with Google in which we made sure the information is kept safe. In order to further ensure your privacy, IP addresses are being anonymized before being shared with Google.

You can opt-out from Google Analytics by installing the browser add-on following the steps described on this website, or you can find more information about Google Analytics here.

Marketing cookies: The SkinVision website contains cookies that ensure embedded videos can be displayed via YouTube depending on your location. Other cookies also allow us to market our services to you.

3. The Cookies We Set

Third parties are entitled to process the data from the cookies according to their privacy policy. We do not control the setting of these cookies, so we recommend you check the third-party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.

4. Disabling Cookies

If you do not want to receive any cookies, you can adjust the settings of your browser. You can find guidance on this in the help section of your browser.

The following online tool allows you to turn off cookies for multiple third parties: youronlinechoices.eu. Furthermore, various free online tools give you the possibility to get an overview of the cookies being used by websites and allow you to manage and delete or deactivate the cookies according to your wishes. For more information on how to manage your cookies, you may want to visit allaboutcookies.org.

We hereby want to point out that the deletion of certain cookies could have an effect on certain functionalities of websites, causing the website not to function properly. Managing and deleting cookies only affects the browser and the device of which you are changing the settings. If you use multiple devices, you have to repeat the procedure for each browser and device.

5. More Information

For more information, you can contact us by sending an email to info@skinvision.com.

If this cookie policy or the cookies placed change, we will adjust the policy and the list of cookies placed and ask again for your consent.