Our Commitment to Your Privacy

Welcome to the SkinMedica, Inc. web site (hereinafter the "Site"). Your privacy on the Internet is of utmost importance to us. The success of our business is based on our ability to maintain your trust and the trust of our other users. Because we collect certain types of information about the users of our Site, we feel you should fully understand the conditions of our collection and use of such information. This privacy statement ("Privacy Statement") discloses our privacy policy ("Privacy Policy?), including what information we collect, how we use it, and how you can correct or make changes to that information. For purposes of this Privacy Statement, the terms "we," "us," "our," and "SKINMEDICA," refer to SkinMedica, Inc. "You" refers to you, as a user of this site.

By using this Site, you consent to the terms of our Privacy Policy as described in this Privacy Statement. If you do not consent to the terms of our Privacy Policy you do not have the right to use this Site in any way, including to review information and/or to obtain goods or products.

If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Statement or the practices of our Site, please contact us at info@skinmedica.com.

Information We Collect

We collect information that is voluntarily provided to us by our users. We use registration forms to allow our users to register certain information about themselves with us. Through this registration form, we may collect your personal information (like your name, telephone number, physical address and/or e-mail address). The personal information we collect is used for our internal tracking purposes, order placement and shipping, information correction, internal records and in order to contact you to respond to your questions or requests and to inform you of any product or promotional offers either we or our strategic partners may have.

We also collect aggregate non-personally identifiable information about you that is transferred to us by your browser when you access our Site. Like most standard Web site servers we use log files. This includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use.

When We Might Disclose Your Information

The information you provide to us and the information we collect in the aggregate may be shared with any affiliate of SkinMedica, Inc., including, without limitation, its parent, subsidiaries, strategic partners, distributors, successors or assigns or any entity merged into or with SkinMedica, Inc.

Your Privacy Right Option

We will not disclose your personal information to any third party for the third parties' direct marketing purpose if you notify us that you do not want your information to be disclosed to third parties for those purposes. You may make this election cost-free by emailing us at info@skinmedica.com.

How To Correct Your Information

You have the ability to correct or change any information you have previously provided to us by sending an email to info@skinmedica.com. Once we receive your updated information we will promptly make your requested changes. You may correct or change your information at any time and as often as necessary.

Notification of Material Changes to Our Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to change our Privacy Policy at any time. In the event we decide to make material changes to our Privacy Policy, we will attempt to notify you and other users of this site by sending a notice to the primary email address provided to us and/or by placing a notice on our Site. You should periodically check the Site for such notices.

What are Cookies?

'Cookies' are pieces of data stored on the user's computer tied to information about the user. Information gathered through cookies and web server logs may include information such as the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at the Site, and the Sites visited just before and just after our Site. By setting a cookie on our site, users would not have to log in a password more than once, thereby saving time while on our site. If users reject the cookie, they may still use our site. The only drawback to this is that the user will be limited in some areas of our site.

Privacy Policies of Linked Sites and Advertisers

Our Site may contain links to other Sites, as well as advertisements from companies with their own Sites. These other Sites may not have privacy policies, and we are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Sites. If you have any questions about how these other Sites use your information, you should contact them directly.

Employees, Access, Training and Expectations

Our corporate values, ethical standards, policies and practices are committed to the protection of customer information. In general, our business practices limit employee access to confidential information to those employees we reasonably believe need such information do their jobs.


This site is not intended for children under the age of 13 and we do not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from such children. Children under the age of 13 should not use our Site at any time, except in the presence of, and with the express consent of, his or her parents or legal guardian.

Effective Date of This Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is effective as of April 2005.