We are MY SKIN SPA LIMITED. We’re a company registered in England and Wales with company number 11094339, whose trading address is at 29 Market Street, Stourbridge DY8 1AB. In this privacy notice, we will refer to ourselves as ‘we’, ‘us’ or ‘our’.
1 : You can get hold of us in any of the following ways:
(a) by phoning us on 01384 439020
(b) by e-mailing us at email@example.com
(b) by writing to us at 29 Market Street, Stourbridge DY8 1AB
We take the privacy, including the security, of personal information we hold about you seriously. This privacy notice is designed to inform you about how we collect personal information about you and how we use that personal information. You should read this privacy notice carefully so that you know and can understand why and how we use the personal information we collect and hold about you.
We do not have a Data Protection Officer, but if you have any questions about this privacy notice or issues arising from it then you should contact Chaman Randhawa, who is responsible for matters relating to data protection at our organisation, including any matters in this privacy notice. You can contact them using the details set out above.
We may update this privacy notice from time to time. This version was last updated on 3rd November 2023.
The key terms that we use throughout this privacy notice are defined below, for ease: Data Controller: under UK data protection law, this is the organisation or person responsible for deciding how personal information is collected and stored and how it is used.
A Data Controller may appoint another organisation or person to carry out certain tasks in relation to the personal information on behalf of, and on the written instructions of, the Data Controller. (This might be the hosting of a site containing personal data, for example, or providing an email marketing service that facilitates mass distribution of marketing material to a Data Controller’s customer-base.)
in this privacy notice we refer to your personal data as ‘personal information’. ‘Personal information’ means any information from which a living individual can be identified. It does not apply to information which has been anonymised. Special Information – certain very sensitive personal information requires extra protection under data protection law. Sensitive data includes information relating to health, racial and ethnic origin, political opinions, religious and similar beliefs, trade union membership, sex life and sexual orientation and also includes genetic information and biometric information.
2 : Details of how and why we use personal information
2.1 : We are only able to use your personal information for certain legal reasons set out in data protection law. There are legal reasons under data protection law other than those listed below, but in most cases, we will use your personal information for the following legal reasons:
(a) Contract Reason: this is in order to perform our obligations to you under a contract we have entered into with you;
Interests Reason: this is where the use of your personal information is
necessary for our (or a third party’s) legitimate interests, so long as that
legitimate interest does not override your fundamental rights, freedoms or
(c) Legal Obligation Reason: this is where we have to use your personal information in order to perform a legal obligation by which we are bound
(d) Consent Reason: this is where you have given us your consent to use your personal information for a specific reason or specific reasons.
2.2 : So that we are able to provide you with goods and services we will need your personal information. If you do not provide us with the required personal information, we may be prevented from supplying the goods and services to you.
2.3 It is important that you keep your personal information up to date. If any of your personal information changes, please contact us as soon as possible to let us know. If you do not do this then we may be prevented from supplying the goods and services to you.
2.4 Where we rely on consent for a specific purpose as the legal reason for processing your personal information, you have the right under data protection law to withdraw your consent at any time. If you do wish to withdraw your consent, please contact us using the details set out at the beginning of this notice. If we receive a request from you withdrawing your consent to a specific purpose, we will stop processing your personal information for that purpose, unless we have another legal reason for processing your personal information, in which case, we will confirm that reason to you.
2.5 We have explained below the different purposes for which we use your personal information and, in each case, the legal reason(s) allowing us to use your personal information. Please also note the following:
(a) if we use the Legitimate Interests Reason as the legal reason for which we can use your personal information, we have also explained what that legitimate interest is; and
(b) for some of the
purposes we may have listed more than one legal reason on which we can use your
personal information, because the legal reason may be different in different
circumstances. If you need confirmation of the specific legal reason that
we are relying on to use your personal data for that purpose, please contact us
using the contact details set out at the start of this privacy notice.
2.6 Sometimes we may anonymise personal information so that you can no longer be identified from it and use this for our own purposes. In addition, sometimes we may use some of your personal information together with other people’s personal information to give us statistical information for our own purposes. Because this is grouped together wither other personal information and you are not identifiable from that combined data we are able to use this.
2.7 Under data protection laws we can only use your personal information for the purposes we have told you about, unless we consider that the new purpose is compatible with the purpose(s) which we told you about. If we want to use your personal information for a different purpose which we do not think is compatible with the purpose(s) which we told you about then we will contact you to explain this and what legal reason is in place to allow us to do this.
3. Details of how we collect personal information and special information
3.1 We usually collect Identity Information, Contact Information, Payment Information, Transaction Information, Survey Information, Marketing Information, Special Information; directly from you when you fill out a form, survey or questionnaire, purchase goods, services and/or digital content from us, contact us by e-mail, telephone, in writing or otherwise. This includes the personal information which you provide to us when you subscribe to our mailing list, enter a competition or survey.
3.2 We may also receive Website, Device and Technical Information automatically
from technologies such as cookies which are installed on our website.
4. Details about who personal Information may be shared with
4.1 We may need to share your personal information with other organisations or people. These organisations include:
(a) Other companies in our group (who may might act as joint data controllers or as data processors on our behalf) and who [describe the services they provide which require them to have access to personal information, e.g. IT services, or describe the reasons it may be shared with them, e.g. for management reporting.
(b) Third parties who may include:
(i) Suppliers: such as IT support services, payment providers, administration providers, marketing agencies, who are based in the UK;
organisations which propose to purchase our business and assets in which case
we may disclose your personal information to the potential purchaser.
4.2 Depending on the circumstances, the organisations or people who we share your personal information with will be acting as either Data Processors or Data Controllers. Where we share your personal information with a Data Processor we will ensure that we have in place contracts, which set out the responsibilities and obligations of us and them, including in respect of security of personal information.
4.3 We do not sell or trade any of the personal information which you have provided to us.
5. Details about transfers to countries outside of the EEA
5.1 We do not transfer your personal information outside of the EEA.
6. Details about how long we will hold your personal information
6.1 We will only hold your personal data for as long as is necessary. How long is necessary will depend upon the purposes for which we collected the personal information (see section 4 above) and whether we are under any legal obligation to keep the personal information (such as in relation to accounting or auditing records or for tax reasons). We may also need to keep personal information in case of any legal claims.
7. Your rights under data protection law
7.1 Under data protection laws you have certain rights in relation to your personal information, as follows:
(a) Right to request access: (this is often called ‘subject access’). This is the right to obtain from us a copy of the personal information which we hold about you. We must also provide you with certain other information in response to these requests to help you understand how your personal information is being used.
(b) Right to correction: this is the right to request that any incorrect personal data is corrected and that any incomplete personal data is completed.
(c) Right to erasure: (this is often called the “right to be forgotten”). This right only applies in certain circumstances. Where it does apply, you have the right to request us to erase all of your personal information.
(d) Right to
restrict processing: this right only applies in certain circumstances.
Where it does apply, you have the right to request us to restrict the
processing of your personal information.
(e) Right to data portability: this right allows you to request us to transfer your personal information to someone else.
(f) Right to object: you have the right to object to us processing your personal information for direct marketing purposes. You also have the right to object to us processing personal information where our legal reason for doing so is the Legitimate Interests Reason (see section 4 above) and there is something about your particular situation which means that you want to object to us processing your personal information. In certain circumstances you have the right to object to processing where such processing consists of profiling (including profiling for direct marketing).