Cookies

Please read the following carefully to understand our policies and practices
regarding your personal information and how we will treat it. By using or
accessing our website, you agree to this privacy policy. This policy may change
from time to time and your continued use of our website is deemed to be
acceptance of such changes, so please check the policy periodically for
updates.

 

1. ABOUT COOKIES

A cookie is a small text file containing a unique identification number that is
placed on the hard disk of your computer by a web page server, enabling the
web server to identify your web browser and passively track its activities on
that website. A cookie does not reveal any personally identifiable information
that you have not otherwise disclosed. Cookies do not contain any executable
code and cannot be used for infecting your computer with a virus. Most Web
browsers automatically accept cookies but usually provide the option of
configuring your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies, or notify you
when a cookie is sent. You can change your settings in the preferences or
options menu of your browser. If you choose to decline cookies, certain features
of our site may not be available to you.

2. HOW DOES THE ELEGANT SMILE USE COOKIES?

2.1 In line with standard industry practice, we use cookies to track site usage.
We use cookies that are strictly necessary to enable/allow you to move around
our site. The Elegant Smile also uses cookies to improve your experience by
remembering your details so that you do not need to keep re-entering them
when navigating our website.
2.2 One of the reasons this website uses cookies is to make sure that people
are not counted double. This analytics cookie does not store any personal
details like your name or email address. It’s just there to help us find out
what’s popular among website visitors.

3. COOKIES THAT THE ELEGANT SMILE USES

3.1 The Elegant Smile uses a few services to help us understand how people
use our website and the problems they might encounter as they use it.
3.1.1. Google Analytics: We use Google Analytics (which uses cookies) to help
us understand what actions people take when they are using the website, and information about the device the user is using to access the website. All of the
data we track in Google Analytics is anonymous and there is no personal
identifying information contained therein. To opt out of our usage of Google
Analytics, you can use this opt-out tool from Google. Google has more
information about the cookies they use and how you can be aware of what’s
being tracked.
3.2 The Elegant Smile uses cookies for the following purposes:
(a) Authentication – we use cookies to identify you when you visit our website
and as you navigate our website;
(b) Status – we use cookies to help us to determine if you are logged into our
website;
(c) Personalization – we use cookies to store information about your preferences
and to personalize the website for you;
(d) Security – we use cookies as an element of the security measures used to
protect users.

4. HOW TO DELETE COOKIES

You can control your cookies, delete them and reject them in the settings of
your browser.

5. ACCEPTANCE

Your access to and use of The Elegant Smile is conditioned on your acceptance
of and compliance with these Cookie Policy. These Terms apply to all visitors,
users and others who access or use the website. By using the website and
agreeing to this policy, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with
the terms given herein.