YOUR-COSMETIC-SURGERY-GUIDE.COM PRIVACY POLICY

The following Privacy Policy (this "Privacy Policy") sets forth the policies of your-cosmetic-surgery-guide, ("Owner"), related to information you provide in connection with your use of the website operated under the domain name your-cosmetic-surgery.com (the "Your Surgery Website") and all services provided by the Owner thereunder (the "Services"). The Privacy Policy applies to you whether you are a "Visitor," which means that you simply browse the Your Surgery Website, or a "Member," which means that you have registered with your-cosmetic-surgery.com. The term "User" refers to either a Visitor or a Member. Please refer to the Terms and Conditions for a complete explanation of the terms and conditions related to your use of the Your Surgery Website.

Your online privacy is very important to us at Your Surgery. If you have any questions concerning this Privacy Policy, please email using the "Contact Us" form.

1. Information Collection and Use by Your Surgery.

a. The Owner collects information from Members, such as name, email address, and date of birth, to authenticate Members and to send notifications to those members relating to the Services. The Owner also collects other personal information from Members including but not limited to: personal interests, gender, education, and occupation in order to assist Members in finding and communicating with each other.

b. The Owner collects non-personally-identifiable information from Users, including Internet protocol address, profile information, aggregate user data, and browser type. This information is used to manage the Your Surgery Website, track usage, and improve the Services. This non-personally-identifiable information may be shared with third-parties to provide more relevant services and advertisements to Users. Internet protocol addresses are recorded for security and monitoring purposes.

c. Member profile information, which may include Members' pictures and first names, are displayed to Users in order to facilitate Member interaction in the Your Surgery social networking community. Email addresses are used for the purposes of inviting new friends to join the Your Surgery Website, to add users to Members' counterparts' networks, and to send notifications related to the Services. With the exception of inviting friends, adding friends, and notifications, a Member's email address is not shared or displayed. Members' full names are never directly revealed to other Members.

d. The Owner reserves the right to use a Member's email address to send updates, a newsletter or news regarding the service. Members may choose not to receive email of this type by changing their "notification" setting to "Do not send me notification emails" in the user "Account Settings".

2. Correcting/Updating or Removing Information. Members may modify or remove any of their personal information at any time by logging into their account and accessing features such as Edit Profile and Account Info.

3. Chat Rooms/Journals and WebLogs/Message Boards and Public Forums. Please be aware that whenever you voluntarily post public information to journals, weblogs, or message boards, or any other public forums, that the information you provide can be accessed by the public and can be used by those people to send you unsolicited communications.

4. Email Choice/Opt-out. Members who no longer wish to receive updates or notifications may choose not to by selecting "Do not send me notification emails" in the user profile "Account Settings". Users who do not wish to receive Your Surgery newsletters may choose not to by selecting "Do not send me Your Surgery newsletters" in the user profile "Account Settings". All notification emails and Your Surgery newsletters also include the above instructions for opting-out of those communications in the future.

5. Use of Cookies.

a. The Owner uses cookies to store Users' preferences and to record session information, for purposes including ensuring that Users are not repeatedly offered the same advertisements and to customize newsletters, advertising, and web page content based on browser type and user profile information. The Owner does not link the information stored in cookies to any personally identifiable information you submit while on the Your Surgery Website.

b. The Owner allows advertisers that are presenting advertisements on the Your Surgery Website to set and access their cookies on your computer. These cookies allow the advertiser to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement. In this way, the advertiser may compile information about where you, or others who are using your computer, saw their advertisements and determine which advertisements are clicked on. This information allows an advertiser to deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. Advertisers' use of cookies is subject to their own privacy policies and not this Privacy Policy.

c. You may be able to configure your browser to accept or reject all or some cookies, or notify you when a cookie is set. You must enable cookies from Your Surgery in order to use most functions on the Your Surgery Website.

d. A web beacon is a transparent image file used to monitor your journey around a single website or collection of sites. They are also referred to as web bugs and are commonly used by sites that hire third-party services to monitor traffic. They may be used in association with cookies to understand how visitors interact with the pages and content on the pages of a web site.

We may serve third-party advertisements that use cookies and web beacons in the course of ads being served on our website to ascertain how many times you've seen an advertisement. No personally identifiable information you give us is provided to them for cookie or web beacon use, so they cannot personally identify you with that information on our web site.

Some third-party advertisements may be provided by Google, which uses cookies to serve ads on this site. Google uses the DART cookie, which enables it to serve ads to our users based on their visits to this site and other sites on the Web. You may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.

Browsers can be set to accept or reject cookies or notify you when a cookie is being sent. Privacy software can be used to override web beacons. Taking either of these actions shouldn't cause a problem with our site, should you so choose.

6. Links. The Your Surgery Website contains links to other websites. The Owner is not responsible for the privacy policies and/or practices of other websites. When linking to another site you should read the privacy policy stated on that site. This Privacy Policy only governs information collected on the Your Surgery Website by the Owner.

7. Security. Member accounts are secured by Member-created passwords. The Owner takes precautions to ensure that Member account information is kept private. The Owner uses reasonable measures to protect Member information that is stored within its database and the Owner restricts access to Member information to those employees who need access to perform their job functions, such as its customer service personnel and technical staff. Please note that the Owner cannot guarantee the security of Member account information. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors may compromise the security of Member information at any time. For any additional information about our security measures, please contact using the "Contact Us" form.

8. Sharing and Disclosure of Information The Owner Collects. Except as otherwise specified in this Privacy Policy, the Owner will not disclose personal information to any third party unless it believes that disclosure is necessary, in its sole discretion: (a) to conform to legal requirements or to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other legal process received by the Owner, whether or not a response is required by applicable law; (b) to enforce the Terms and Conditions of Use Agreement or to protect its rights; or (c) to protect the safety of the public and Users. The Owner reserves the right to transfer personal information to a successor in interest that acquires rights to that information as a result of the sale of the Your Surgery Website or substantially all of its assets to that successor in interest.

9. Changes in this Privacy Policy. The Owner will post any changes to this Privacy Policy on the Your Surgery Website to keep Users informed of any such changes. This will ensure that Users will always be aware of what information the Owner collects, how it is used, and under what circumstances it is disclosed. You agree to be bound by any changes to this Privacy Policy when you use the Your Surgery Website after any such modification is posted. It is therefore important that you review this Privacy Policy regularly to ensure that you are updated as to any changes.

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