Your privacy is of the highest importance to Comino Couture (Beauty Brand Development), and we promise never to release your personal details to any outside company for mailing or marketing purposes.
When you make a purchase from our website, we collect certain personal information from you (for example: your name, email address, payment address and details). All such information is held on secure servers. Comino Couture (Beauty Brand Development) complies fully with all applicable Data Protection and consumer legislation, and will treat all your personal information as fully confidential.
Beauty Brand Development is registered as a Data Controller with the ICO. (The Data Protection Act 1998 requires every organisation that processes personal information to register with the Information Commissioner’s Office.)
In order to serve you most efficiently, reputable third-party banking and distribution institutions handle our credit card transactions and order fulfilment. They receive the information needed to verify and authorise your payment card and to process your order. All such organisations are under strict obligation to keep your personal information private.
Use of personal information
Comino Couture will never share your information with third parties, nor will we send you our own newsletter e-mails without your consent. Any newsletter email that you receive from us will also allow you to unsubscribe to further email newsletters if you decide at a later stage that you no longer wish to receive emails with news from Comino Couture. If you wish to opt out of receiving our newsletters at any time, see or amend your information visit the pages available under the Your Account menu on our website where you will be able to edit this information. Please note that your online account with Comino Couture is password-protected. You cannot access or view your personal information without your password.
When you transact with us online, in addition to the personal information that we collect from you, a temporary 'cookie' is used to connect your browser to our server until the transaction is complete. A 'cookie' is a message given to a web browser by a web server that allows the server to identify and interact more effectively with your computer.
If you opt-in to receiving Newsletters during the Cominno Couture Site Registration process or at other times when you submit personally identifiable information, the information you provide may be used to send you our newsletters which may contain news of promotions or other communications containing product and event information.
If you have chosen to provide us with your contact information, by e.g. emailing our Customer Service department, registering at the Comino Couture Site, or placing an order, we may contact you regarding your customer service requests, service related issues or your order. You will for instance receive an order confirmation when you have placed an order at the Comino Couture Site and upon registration you will receive a welcome email to confirm your registration. We may also contact you to respond to product questions or concerns that you may express. These types of communications are necessary to serve you, respond to your concerns and to provide the high level of customer service that we offer our customers.
You may browse our Site, but you may not provide personal information to Comino Couture, register or make a purchase. The site is not designed for minors and we do not knowingly collect information from minors. If a minor has provided us with personally identifiable information, a parent or guardian of that minor may contact us if they would like this information deleted from our records. We will use reasonable efforts to delete the minor's information from our databases. If you are under 18 years of age and have any questions or concerns about this Site, please seek guidance from a parent or responsible adult.
This website may include links to third-party websites, plug-ins and applications. Clicking on those links or enabling those connections may allow third parties to collect or share data about you. We do not control these third-party websites and are not responsible for their privacy statements. When you leave our website, we encourage you to read the privacy notice of every website you visit.
We may collect, use, store and transfer different kinds of personal data about you which are listed below:
Data collection methods
Direct interactions - You may give us your Contact, Profile, Order Recipient, Marketing and Communications Data by submitting information through the website or by corresponding with us by post, phone, email or otherwise. This includes personal data you provide when you:
Automated technologies or interactions - As you interact with our website, we may automatically collect Technical Data about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns. We collect this personal data by using cookies, and other similar technologies.
Third parties or publicly available sources - We may receive personal data about you from various third parties as set out below: Technical Data from the following parties: (a) analytics providers such as Google (b) advertising networks such as Google AdSense and the Facebook pixel.
Contact, Financial and Transaction Data from providers of technical, payment and delivery services such as Paypal.
Personal Data Usage
We will only use your personal data when the law allows us to. Most commonly, we will use your personal data in the following circumstances:
Below are descriptions of how we use your personal data, and which of the legal basis we rely on to do so. We have also identified what our legitimate interests are where appropriate.
We do not sell your data to third parties.
Where you have specifically opted in, we may use and process your information to contact you from time to time through electronic channels such as email about promotions, events, products, services or information which we think may be of interest to you.
You can withdraw your consent at any time by emailing us or, in relation to any marketing messages you receive, by selecting the unsubscribe option included in those messages.
We may process your personal information to comply with any legal and/or regulatory requirements.
We may use and process your personal information where this is necessary to perform a contract such as manage payments.
We may need to process your personal information to contact you if there is an urgent safety or product recall notice and we need to tell you about it.
We may use and process your personal information as set out below where it is necessary for us to carry out activities for which it is in our legitimate interests as a business to do so. This includes the below:
We may have to share your personal data with the parties set out below for the purposes set out in the Personal Data Usage section above.
Order fulfilment service providers (acting as data processors on our behalf) as follows:
We require all third parties to respect the security of your personal data and to treat it in accordance with the law. We do not allow our third-party service providers to use your personal data for their own purposes and only permit them to process your personal data for specified purposes and in accordance with our instructions.
We will only retain your personal data for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements.
You also have the right in certain circumstances to:
What we may need from you
We may need to request specific information from you to help us confirm your identity and ensure your right to access your personal data (or to exercise any of your other rights).
Time limit to respond
We try to respond to all legitimate requests within one month. Occasionally it may take us longer than a month if your request is particularly complex or you have made a number of requests. In this case, we will notify you and keep you updated.
Contact Comino Couture
We have taken great measures to ensure that your visit to cominocouture.com is an excellent one and that your privacy is constantly respected. If you have any enquiries or concerns about our privacy practices please use the contact form on the website. You can also write to us: Comino Couture, Beauty Brand Development, PO Box 6927 London E3 3NZ United Kingdom