Secrecy policy for cosmedicguide.co.uk
The personal integrity of our visitors is important to us. We would therefore like to clarify the type of information we receive from our visitors here at www.cosmedicguide.co.uk and how we protect this information.
Just as with most other websites, we collect and use data in log files. This information includes your IP (Internet Protocol) address, your ISP (Internet Service Provider, such as BT or T-Mobile), which web browser you use when visiting the site (ex. Internet Explorer or Firefox), how long your visit lasts and all of our pages you visit.
Cookies and Web Beacons
We also publish third party advertising on cosmedicguide.co.uk in order to support the financing of our website. Some of these adverts use technologies such as cookies and web beacons when advertising on our site, which will also send these advertisers (such as Google via the Google AdSense program) your information, including your IP address, your ISP, the browser you used when visiting the site and in some cases, if you have Flash installed.
This information is usually used for geographically aimed purposes (ex. to show clinics in London for our visitors from London) or to show some adverts based on specific visitor history (ex. to show cooking adverts to those that have a history of visiting cooking web sites).
You can choose to inactivate or selectively close our cookies or third party cookies in your browsers settings or by changing settings in programs such as Norton Internet Security. However, this may affect how you integrate with ours and other websites. It may for instance mean that you are unable to log in to some services or programs such as forums or accounts etc.
User information from forum and ask the expert
In both cosmedicguide.co.uk’s forum and service ”ask the expert” you as a user can choose to be completely anonymous by posting as a guest or to use an alias or anonymous email account.
Whether our users act anonymously or with traceable information all user information is handled with complete secrecy and is never handed to third parties. Although, such information may be used internally by cosmedicguide.co.uk for distribution of information to our users.