Collection of Information
To help us focus our website on the needs and interests of our visitors and users, we may collect various types of information from you that do not identify you personally. In some cases, this non-personal information is collected automatically (i.e., not via registration) when you connect to our site. For example, when you visit the dr-virella.com website, we collect your computer IP address. We may collect general data pertaining to the specific Web pages, navigation, and product listings that were accessed, the type of Internet Browser you are using, and the type of computer operating system you are using and the domain name of the website from which you linked to our site.
dr-virella.com will not collect any personally identifiable information about you (e.g., your name, address, telephone number or email address ("personal data")) through our website or social media outlets such as Facebook and Twitter unless you have provided it to us voluntarily. You may voluntarily submit personal data on our website to order products from us or to request additional information regarding our products and services. The personal data that you submit to us on our website may be changed by going to My Profile section and clicking on “Edit my account settings.” If you submit your name, email address, mailing address, photos, personal stories or testimonials on our social media pages, you recognize you are putting this personal information in the public domain and we are free to post it and share it on other public sites or blogs. Any information submitted to our social media sites will be reviewed by dr-virella.com before they are posted to eliminate any inappropriate or obscene material. If you do not want your personal data collected, please do not submit it to us.
Use and Disclosure of Information
We aggregate the non-personally identifiable information we collect with information collected from other visitors and users of our website to track overall visitor and user traffic patterns. This information allows us to develop statistics that are helpful to understanding how our visitors use our website. We use this information to monitor, maintain and improve the functionality of our website. We do not attempt to associate non-personally identifiable information with any personal data.
When you do provide us with personal data, we (or third parties acting on our behalf who are bound to maintain our privacy policies) may use that information in the following ways, unless stated otherwise at the time the information is collected: we may store and process that information to better understand your needs and how we can improve our products and services; we may use that information to contact you by email or text messaging; and/or we may provide other third parties with aggregate - but not individual or personally identifiable - information about visitors to or users of our site. We will use credit card information to properly bill your account, when applicable. We will use your address to make sure our shipping information is correct or to contact you for any purpose connected to our business or our relationship with you. If we use your personal data to contact you, we will provide you a method described in the email, text message or physical mail that you receive allowing you to opt-out of future outreaches. If the outreach you receive is via email or text message, the method of opting out will be electronic via email or text message back to us. If the outreach you receive is physical mail, the method of opting out will be by calling a number specified in the mail you receive. We will not sell, rent or market your personal data to third parties.
Special Note for Parents
dr-virella.com has no intention of collecting any personal data from individuals under 13 years of age. Where appropriate, dr-virella.com will specifically instruct children under 13 years of age not to submit such information on our website. If you become aware that your child under 13 years of age has submitted personal data in violation of our policy, please call dr-virella.com or e-mail us at dr-virella.com and we will immediately delete that information.
Information Placed Automatically on Your Computer -- Cookies
When you view our website, we may store some information on your computer. This information will be in the form of a "Cookie" or similar file and can help us in many ways. For example, Cookies allow us to tailor a website to better match your interests and preferences. With most Internet Browsers, you can erase Cookies from your computer hard drive, block all Cookies or receive a warning before a Cookie is stored. Please refer to your Browser instructions or help screen to learn more about these functions.
Our Security Procedures
We maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to reasonably safeguard your information, such as restricted access to paper files, firewalls, encryption and secure authentication methods. While we take these commercially reasonable measures to secure and protect information transmitted via our website, especially personal data, complete privacy or blanket security on the Internet cannot be guaranteed.
If you are not comfortable sharing your personal data on the Internet, no problem, just call dr-virella.com, and we will take your order or address your needs over the telephone.