1. What are cookies?
1.1 Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer, phone or other web enabled device when you visit the Ariane Poole website http://arianepoole.com, or any subsequent URL or sub domain that may be owned or operated by Ariane Poole Cosmetics Ltd. or that replace it. They are not harmful and do not contain any confidential information such as your name, home address, date of birth or credit card details.
1.2 Cookies are an essential part of how our site works. Some of these cookies are required by our site to enable you to transact whilst other cookies enable us to give you an enhanced, personalised, web experience.
1.3 By using our site, you also consent to the use of these cookies.
Cookies are used on our site for the following reasons:
1.4 To allow you to securely sign in to your Ariane Poole Account, so that you can use "My Account" features such as order information, making payments, viewing statements or the creation of a personal wish list etc.
1.5 To store the content of your online shopping cart whilst you browse the site and to complete an order.
1.6 To record the areas of the website that you have visited, products you have viewed and time spent browsing, as well as the products you purchased. Ariane Poole uses this information to help make the website more user friendly, develop our site design and to continuously improve the quality of the service we provide.
1.7 To distribute visitors to our site evenly across platforms to ensure the content is served at the fastest possible speed.
2. Are cookies safe?
2.1 Yes. The information stored in cookies is safe and anonymous. They do not contain any information which could personally identify you and your account security is never compromised. You can find more information about cookies at http://allaboutcookies.org and http://youronlinechoices.eu.
3. Can I turn off cookies?
3.2 To withdraw your consent, or if you want to be notified each time a cookie is about to be used, you should amend the settings provided in your web browser to prevent us from storing cookies on your computer's hard drive. For information on how to disable cookies, please consult the "Help" tab of your browser via the menu bar.
4. Our use of advertisement tracking
4.1 We also allow our own and selected third parties who participate with us in marketing programs to place cookies when you visit our site. These cookies enable us to monitor which adverts you see and click on to get to our site.
4.2 These cookies are as safe as the ones used whilst you browse our site and neither of these third parties collects any personal data from which they would be able to identify individual customers.
4.3 Ariane Poole is not responsible for the content or privacy policies of third parties or other websites.