Who we are
This website is operated by Skintique Clinics Limited (Skintique Clinic, we, us or our), a company registered in England with number is 10540938 whose registered office and clinic address is at 342 Welford Road, Leicester, LE2 6EH.
For example, we may monitor how many times you visit the website, which pages you go to, traffic data, location data and the originating domain name of a user’s internet service provider. This information helps us to build a profile of our users. Some of this data will be aggregated or statistical, which means that we will not be able to identify you individually.
You can set your browser not to accept cookies and the websites below tell you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, some of our website features may not function as a result.
Recognise you whenever you visit this website (this speeds up your access to the website as you do not have to log in each time);
Obtain information about your preferences and use of our website;
Carry out research and statistical analysis to help improve our content, products and services and to help us better understand our users’ requirements; and
Target our marketing and advertising campaigns more effectively by providing interest-based advertisements that are personalised to your interests; and
Make your online experience more efficient and enjoyable.
Types of cookies
The cookies we place on your device fall into the following categories:
Session cookies—these allow our website to link your actions during a particular browser session. These expire each time you close your browser and do not remain on your device afterwards
Persistent cookies—these are stored on your device in between browser sessions. These allow your preferences or actions across our website to be remembered. These will remain on your device until they expire, or you delete them from your cache
Strictly necessary cookies—these cookies are essential for you to be able to navigate our website and use its features. Without these cookies, the services you have asked for could not be provided
Performance cookies—these cookies collect information about how you use our website, eg which pages you go to most often. These cookies do not collect personally identifiable information about you. All information collected by these cookies is aggregated and anonymous, and is only used to improve how our website works
Functionality cookies—these cookies allow our website to remember the choices you make (such as your user name, language, last action and search preferences) and provide enhanced, more personal features. The information collected by these cookies is anonymous and cannot track your browsing activity on other websites
The table below provides more information about the cookies we use and why:
|The cookies we use||What they do||Provider||Expiry|
|_cfduid||Used by the content network, Cloudflare, to identify trusted web traffic||Google Analytics||1 year|
|PHPSESSID||Preserves user session state across page requests||Pabau CRM||Session|
|yt-player-bandwidth||Used to determine the optimal video quality on the visitor’s device and network settings||youtube.com||Persistent|
|_ga||Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website||Google Analytics||2 years|
|_gat||Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate||Google Analytics||1 day|
|_gid||Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website||Google Analytics||1 day|
|ub-emb-GUID#||Unclassified||Google Tag Manager/Google Analytics||Persistent|
|yt-player-headers-readable||Used to determine the optimal video quality based on the visitor’s device and network settings||youtube.com||Persistent|
|_fbp||Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers||3 months|
|ads/ga-audiences||Used by Google AdWords to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor’s online behaviour across websites||Google Analytics||Session|
|fr||Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers||3 months|
|Facebook Messenger (Messenger) uses third party cookies to maintain session data and to identify returning visitors by saving Messenger-specific data such as visitor ID and last chat date. It is important to note that the cookies do not contain any private customer data, or any data that can be accessible or useful outside of Messenger.||Facebook Messenger||Persistent|
|pagead/1p-user-list/#||Unclassified||Google Ad Services||Session|
|test_cookie||Used to check if the user’s browser supports cookies||Google Ad Services||1 day|
|tr||Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers||Session|
|ub-emb-id||Unclassified||Google Analytics/Google Tag Manager||Persistent|
We will ask for your permission (consent) to place cookies or other similar technologies on your device, except where these are essential for us to provide you with a service that you have requested.
How to turn off cookies
If you do not want to accept cookies, you can change your browser settings so that cookies are not accepted. If you do this, please be aware that you may lose some of the functionality of this website. For further information about cookies and how to disable them please go to the Information Commissioner’s webpage on cookies: https://ico.org.uk/for-the-public/online/cookies/.
How to contact us
You may also write to our Clinic Manager at the address stated above.
Changes to this policy
This policy was published on 4 April 2019.
We may change this policy from time to time, when we do we will inform you via a link in our website cookies pop-up.