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Please Read Carefully Before Using This Site:
This website (the “Site”) is owned and operated by Beauty Matter Media, Inc. (“we” or “us”). We
maintain this Site for information and communication purposes. The Site includes both information
that we provide and also comments and conversation provided by persons and businesses that visit this
Site (“Users”). We want Users to enjoy using this Site and to offer quality comments and
conversation. We appreciate that you are interested in using this Site and welcome your views on
various subjects. Any comments or posts to this Site are not to be considered the position or opinion
of Beauty Matter or our employees, and any feedback and comments posted to this Site are solely the
responsibility of the User that makes the post . Beauty Matter specifically reserves the right to
moderate this Site to ensure that all Content is appropriate and credible. Beauty Matter shall not be
responsible for the Content that is posted by Users or how any Content may be interpreted or used by
TERMS APPLICABLE TO ALL USERS
2. Changes to Terms
The Site is directed to individuals and entities located in the United States. It is not directed to any person or entity in any jurisdiction where (by reason of nationality, residence, citizenship or otherwise) the publication or availability of the Site, including its content and materials, are unavailable or otherwise contrary to local laws or regulations. If this applies to you, you are not authorized to access or use any of the information on this Site. Beauty Matter makes no representation that the information, opinions, advice or other content on the Site (collectively, “Content”) is appropriate or lawful in jurisdictions outside the United States. Those who choose to access this Site from other locations do so at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.
4. Scope of Use
You are only authorized to view, use, copy for your records and download small portions of the Content (including, without limitation, text, graphics, software, audio and video files and photos) of this Site for your informational, non-commercial use, provided that you leave all the copyright notices, including copyright management information, or other proprietary notices intact.
You may not store, modify, reproduce, transmit, reverse engineer or distribute a significant portion of the Content on this Site, or the design or layout of the Site or individual sections of it, in any form or media. The systematic retrieval of data from the Site is also prohibited.
You agree not to submit or transmit Content or materials through the Site that
• are defamatory, threatening, obscene, discriminatory or harassing;
• contain a virus, worm, Trojan horse or any other harmful component;
• incorporate copyrighted or other proprietary material of any third party without that party’s permission; or
• otherwise violate any applicable laws.
We reserve the right to take down any Content posted by you that, in our determination, violates the foregoing prohibitions. In addition, the violation of any of the foregoing prohibitions, as determined by us in our sole discretion, is grounds for you being denied access to the Site. You are also advised that you will be held responsible for any and all costs, losses, liabilities and damages incurred by Beauty Matter arising from your violation of the foregoing prohibitions, including but not limited to attorney’s fees and other litigation expenses,
The commercial use, reproduction, transmission or distribution of any information, software or other material available through the Site without the prior written consent of Beauty Matter is strictly prohibited.
5. Copyrights and Trademarks
The Content on this Site, including but not limited to images, photographs, data, text, music, sound, video or other content, as well as the organization and layout of this Site, are copyrighted and are protected by United States and international copyright laws and treaty provisions, and is either originally developed by us or is used by us under a license from third parties. You may use the Site for your personal use and not for resale or further distribution. Except for your preexisting rights and this limited license granted to you, Beauty Matter retains all right, title and interest in and to this Site, including all related intellectual property rights. You may access, download and print materials on this Site solely for your personal and non-commercial use; however, any printout of this Site, or portions of the Site, must include Beauty Matter’s copyright notice. No right, title or interest in any of the Content or materials contained on this Site is transferred to you as a result of accessing, downloading or printing such materials. You may not copy, modify, distribute, transmit, display, reproduce, publish or license any part of this Site or any Content; create derivative works from, link to or frame in another website; or transfer or sell any information obtained from this Site without the prior written permission of Beauty Matter.
Except as expressly provided under the “Scope of Use” section above, you may not use, reproduce, modify, transmit, distribute, or publicly display or operate this Site or any Content without the prior written permission of Beauty Matter. You may not use a part of this Site on any other website, without Beauty Matter’s prior written consent.
Beauty Matter respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects our Users to do the same. The policy of Beauty Matter is to terminate the accounts of Users that violate copyrights or other intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes infringement of copyrights or other intellectual property rights, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Beauty Matter® is a registered trademark of Beauty Matter LLC. Your display, reproduction or other use of the Beauty Matter trademark without our express written consent is strictly prohibited.
You may not link to this Site without Beauty Matter’s written permission. If you are interested in linking to this Site, please contact email@example.com.
7. No Unlawful or Prohibited Use
Gathering email addresses from Beauty Matter through harvesting or automated means is prohibited. Posting or transmitting unauthorized or unsolicited advertising, promotional materials, or any other forms of solicitation to other Users is prohibited. Inquiries regarding a commercial relationship with Beauty Matter should be directed to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
9. No Warranties
THE SITE, AND ANY CONTENT, ARE PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN “AS IS,” “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY OF ANY KIND WHETHER EXPRESS, STATUTORY OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, QUIET ENJOYMENT, SYSTEMS INTEGRATION, ACCURACY AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, ALL OF WHICH BEAUTY MATTER EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS. BEAUTY MATTER DOES NOT ENDORSE AND MAKES NO WARRANTY AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENCY OR RELIABILITY OF THE CONTENT, AND BEAUTY MATTER WILL NOT BE LIABLE OR OTHERWISE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY FAILURE OR DELAY IN UPDATING THIS SITE OR ANY CONTENT. WE HAVE NO DUTY TO UPDATE THE CONTENT OF THIS SITE. BEAUTY MATTER MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT USE OF THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR THAT IT WILL BE ERROR-FREE OR COMPATIBLE WITH YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM, OR THAT ANY ERRORS CAN BE IDENTIFIED AND CORRECTED, OR THAT THE SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE WILL BE FREE OF VIRUSES, MALICIOUS CODE OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.
YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY RESULTS OR OTHER CONSEQUENCES OF ACCESSING THE SITE AND USING THE CONTENT, AND FOR TAKING ALL NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO ENSURE THAT ANY CONTENT YOU MAY ACCESS, DOWNLOAD OR OTHERWISE OBTAIN IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR ANY OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE DISCLAIMER OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE FOREGOING DISCLAIMER MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. YOU MAY ALSO HAVE OTHER LEGAL RIGHTS THAT VARY FROM JURISDICTION TO JURISDICTION.
10. Governing Law, Location and Miscellaneous
11. Separate Agreements
12. Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Copyright Policy and Copyright Agent
Beauty Matter respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe something on this Site has infringed your intellectual property rights, please notify our agent and provide the following information:
(a) A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
(b) Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed.
(c) Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled.
(d) Address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address where we may contact you.
(e) A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
(f) A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and, under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
The Site’s Copyright Agent can be reached at:
14. User Disputes
You are solely responsible for your interactions with other Users. We reserve the right, but have no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other Users.
15. User Submissions and Communications; Public Areas
If you make any submission to an area of the Site accessed or accessible by the public (“Public Area”) or if you submit any business information, idea, concept or invention to Beauty Matter by email, you automatically represent and warrant that the owner of such Content or intellectual property has expressly granted Beauty Matter a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide nonexclusive license to use, reproduce, create derivative works from, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, perform and display the communication or Content in any media or medium, or any form, format or forum now known or hereafter developed. Beauty Matter may sublicense its rights through multiple tiers of sublicenses. If you wish to keep any business information, ideas, concepts or inventions private or proprietary, you must not submit them to the Public Areas or to Beauty Matter by email. We try to answer every email in a timely manner, but are not always able to do so.
Any opinions, advice, statements or other information that constitutes part of the Content expressed or made available by any third parties on the Site are those of the respective authors or producers and not that of Beauty Matter, its officers, directors, owners or employees.
Under no circumstances will Beauty Matter or its officers, directors, owners or employees be responsible or liable in any manner for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on information obtained through the Site. It is your responsibility to evaluate any information, opinions or advice or other Content available.
Some of the forums (individual bulletin boards and posts on the social network, for instance) on the Site are not moderated or reviewed. Accordingly, Users will be held directly and solely responsible for the Content of messages that are posted. While not moderating the forums, the Site reviewer will periodically perform an administrative review for the purpose of deleting messages that are old, have received few responses, are off topic or irrelevant, serve as advertisements or seem otherwise inappropriate. Beauty Matter has full discretion to delete messages at any time and for any reason.
Beauty Matter reserves the right (but is not obligated) to do any or all of the following:
(a) Examine an allegation that a communication(s) do(es) not conform to the terms of this section and determine in its sole discretion to remove or request the removal of the communication(s).
(d) Edit or delete any communication(s) posted on this Site, regardless of whether such communication(s) violate these standards.
Beauty Matter reserves the right to take any action it deems necessary to protect the personal safety of our guests or the public. Beauty Matter has no liability or responsibility to Users of the Beauty Matter Site or any other person or entity for performance or nonperformance of the aforementioned activities.
All information relating to or disclosed by any party in connection with the arbitration of any
disputes hereunder shall be treated by the parties, their representatives, and the arbitrator as
proprietary business information. Such information shall not be disclosed by any party or their
respective representatives without the prior written authorization of the party furnishing such
information. Such information shall not be disclosed by the arbitrator without the prior written
authorization of all parties. Each party shall bear the burden of its own counsel fees incurred in
connection with any arbitration proceedings except as otherwise referenced in the preceding
paragraph. Any award by the arbitrator shall be the sole and exclusive remedy of the parties. The
parties hereby waive all rights to judicial review of the arbitrator’s decision and any award
Judgment upon the award returned by the arbitrator may be entered in any court having jurisdiction over the parties or their assets or application of enforcement, as the case may be.
17. Limitation of Liability
YOUR USE OF THIS SITE AND ANY CONTENT CONTAINED THEREIN IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. BEAUTY MATTER SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ANY LIABILITY, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR SPECIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH YOUR ACCESS TO, USE OF OR RELIANCE ON THE CONTENT (EVEN IF BEAUTY MATTER HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES) OR THAT ARISE IN CONNECTION WITH MISTAKES OR OMISSIONS IN, OR DELAYS IN TRANSMISSION OF, INFORMATION TO OR FROM THE USER, ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION OR DELIVERY, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATION LINE FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, ALTERATION OF, OR USE OF RECORDS, PROGRAMS OR FILES, INTERRUPTIONS IN TELECOMMUNICATIONS CONNECTIONS TO THE SITE OR VIRUSES, WHETHER CAUSED IN WHOLE OR IN PART BY NEGLIGENCE, ACTS OF GOD, TELECOMMUNICATIONS FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OF, UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO THE SITE OR THE CONTENT OR ANY OTHER CAUSE. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY, SO THIS LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
19. Accounts and Security
You may not:
(a) Select or use a Login Name of another person with the intent to impersonate that person.
(b) Use a Login Name subject to the rights of any other person without authorization.
(c) Use a Login Name that Website, in its sole discretion, deems inappropriate or offensive.
You shall notify Beauty Matter of any known or suspected unauthorized use(s) of your account, or any known or suspected breach of security, including loss, theft, or unauthorized disclosure of your Password. You shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your Password.
Any fraudulent, abusive, or otherwise illegal activity may be grounds for termination of your account, at Beauty Matter’s sole discretion, and you may be reported to appropriate law-enforcement agencies. Beauty Matter may terminate your access to all or any part of this Site at any time, with or without notice, with or without cause, effective immediately. If you wish to terminate this agreement, you may simply discontinue use of this Site.
Last updated March 9, 2021
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