SkinScientifica Website and Onlineshop ; Terms and Conditions of Use
Last Revision: February 10, 2008
Welcome to SkinScientifica ('SkinScientifica'). It is very important that you read and understand all of the following terms and conditions before making a purchase. Your use of the www.SkinScientifica.com website, which provides you with access to a variety of resources, including product information, communication forums and educational materials (collectively the 'Service') is subject to the Terms and Conditions of this Agreement. SkinScientifica reserves the right to amend at any time any policies governing this Web site, including these Terms and Conditions and SkinScientifica's Privacy Statement, by posting the amended terms on our Web site. You will be able to tell that a revision has been made to these Terms and Conditions by the date of the last revision indicated at the top of the document. The amended terms shall be effective immediately after they are initially posted on this Web site. Your use of our Web site following the posting of such amended terms shall constitute your acceptance of any such changes.
If you do not accept the amended terms, you must cease using this Web site.
SkinScientifica does not permit or advise any minor to make a purchase on our Site. All purchases of our products should be performed by any individual 18 years of age or older.
Use of this Service is not meant to serve as a substitute for professional medical advice. SkinScientifica encourages you to discuss the use of any goods, products or information received from this site with your physician prior to using or relying on them. Your doctor should address any and all medical questions, concerns, and decisions regarding the possible treatment of any medical condition. SkinScientifica does not give nor intend to give any answers to medical related questions. We do not represent ourselves as physicians nor is this implied. IF YOU ARE IN NEED OF MEDICAL ATTENTION CALL 911 OR YOUR PHYSICIAN IMMEDIATELY.
This site is solely an online store for specialty related products that provides additional educational information on issues of interest to our customers. Our intention is only to help you make a decision regarding a purchase but not to replace any medical professional or medical resource. No prescription medications or medical treatments are intentionally provided on this site.
All SkinScientifica purchases are for consumer use only. Products may NOT be resold. Dealer orders will NOT be accepted. SkinScientifica reserves the right to restrict dealer activity, accounts and not to proceed dealer orders.
SkinScientifica believes strongly in protecting user privacy. Please refer to our Privacy Statement for information on how SkinScientifica uses and collects information and protects your privacy.
Unless otherwise indicated, all Web site materials, including, without limitation all designs, text, graphics, other files, and the selection and arrangement thereof, are the proprietary and copyrighted property of SkinScientifica. You may electronically copy and print to hard copy portions of the Site for the sole purpose of using materials it contains for informational, non-commercial, personal use only. Any other use of the materials in this Web site—including any commercial use, reproduction for purposes other than described above, modification, distribution, republication, display, or performance—without the prior written permission of SkinScientifica is strictly prohibited.
SkinScientifica and any product or service names, slogans, page headers, custom graphics, button icons, and scripts contained in the Service are either trademarks or registered trademarks of SkinScientifica or its licensors. Such trademarks may not be copied, imitated or used, in whole or in part, without the prior written permission of SkinScientifica. All other trademarks, registered trademarks, product names and company names or logos mentioned herein are the property of their respective owners and may not be used without prior written permission.
Repeat Infringer Policy
SkinScientifica respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask our users to do the same. SkinScientifica may, in appropriate circumstances and at its own discretion, limit access to this Web site and/or terminate the accounts of any users who infringe the intellectual property rights of others.
Claims of Copyright Infringement; Designated Agent
If you believe that any material on this Web site infringes upon any copyright which you own or control, or that any link on this Web site directs users to another Web site that contains material that infringes upon any copyright which you own or control, you may file a notification of such infringement with our Designated Agent. Written notification must be submitted to either firstname.lastname@example.org
or to the following:
Attn: Marketing Dept.
PO Box 337 Rumson NJ 07760
SkinScientifica grants you a limited license to make personal use only of the Web site and its Services. Such license is subject to these Terms and Conditions and does not include: (a) any resale or commercial use of the Web site or content therein; (b) the collection and use of any product listings or descriptions; (c) making derivative uses of the Web site and its contents; (d) use of any data mining, robots or similar data gathering or extraction methods; or (e) downloading (other than the page caching) of any portion of any of the Web site or any information contained on the Site, except as expressly permitted on the Web site. Except as noted above, you are not conveyed any right or license by implication, estoppel or otherwise in under any patent, trademark, or proprietary right of SkinScientifica or any third party.
You agree to (1) provide certain current, complete and accurate information about yourself as prompted to do so by the Service; and (2) maintain and this information as required to keep it current and complete. SkinScientifica shall have the right to use your information in accordance with the terms of the SkinScientifica Privacy Statement. Providing inaccurate or false data may result in the termination of your User Account and your right to use the Service. You acknowledge that you are solely responsible for your use of the Service including but not limited to all information, data, text, messages, instructions, or other materials of any kind ('Content') that you post, upload, through the Service. You agree not to post, upload, email, transmit, distribute or otherwise publish on or through the Service any of the following:
? Content that is unlawful, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, indecent, lewd, harassing, abusive,
threatening, harmful, negligent, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, inflammatory or fraudulent,
misleading or that impersonates any person or entity or otherwise misrepresents your status or affiliation with a
person or entity;
? Content that would constitute, encourage or provide instructions for a criminal offense, violate the rights of any
party, or that would otherwise create liability or violate any local, state, national, or international law;
? Content that may infringe any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other intellectual or proprietary right of
any party. By posting any Content, you represent and warrant that you have the lawful right to distribute and
reproduce such Content;
? Private information of any third party, including without limitation addresses, phone numbers, email addresses,
Social Security numbers and credit card numbers, without the express permission of such party and in full
compliance with all applicable laws and SkinScientifica policies applicable to such information;
? Viruses, corrupted data or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files;
? Unsolicited promotions, advertising or solicitations for funds, goods or services, including junk mail, chain letters
and spam; and
? Content that, in the sole judgment of SkinScientifica, is objectionable or which restricts or inhibits any other
person from using or enjoying the Service, or which exposes SkinScientifica or its employees, site partners
contributors, or other Users to any harm or liability of any type. Prohibited use of this Service may result in, among
other things, the termination of your User Account and your rights to use the Service.
All of the products purchased on the Service should be used in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions, precautions and guidelines. If any minor uses any goods or product from SkinScientifica it should be only after the legal or parental guardian has discussed this product with the minor's doctor.
User Account, Username, Password and Security
You agree that SkinScientifica is not responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your Username, Password and Account (with the exception of those assurances provided in the SkinScientifica Privacy Statement) and that you are responsible for all activities that occur with respect to your User Account including maintaining the confidentiality of your Username, Password and Account information. You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless SkinScientifica from any liability or expense arising from your misuse of the User Account. You agree to immediately notify SkinScientifica of any unauthorized use of the User Account or any other breach of security known to you.
Monitoring of Service by SkinScientifica
Skin Scientifica reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to monitor and review any activity, messages, uploaded files, chats, forums or other Content associated with the Service and reserves the right to authorize restrictions on access thereto. You acknowledge that SkinScientifica has no obligation to screen or monitor any of the messages, postings or other Content posted on or using the Service, that SkinScientifica does not exercise editorial control over any such Content and that SkinScientifica shall have no responsibility or liability of any kind in connection with such Content or for any mistakes, omissions, defamation, slander, libel, falsehoods, obscenity, pornography or profanity you may make or encounter while using the Service. SkinScientifica may, but is not obligated to, do any of the following:
? Remove, screen, edit, filter or refuse to post any Content that it determines, in its sole discretion, may be harmful
or offensive to others, may violate the rights of others or that are otherwise inappropriate or objectionable for any
? Investigate any reported violation of its policies or complaints and take any appropriate action that it deems
? Access, preserve and disclose any information it considers nece