Privacy Policy

Effective as of March 1, 2016

This privacy policy governs the manner in which Maison de Beaute, LLC trading as Le Metier de Beaute ("LMdB"), collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users, and applies to your use of our website located at (the "Website").

Your Agreement to Be Bound By This Privacy Policy

Please carefully read this privacy policy, because by using this Website, you agree and consent to be bound by all of the terms and conditions contained in this privacy policy, effective the date listed above.  You should also review our "Terms of Use", as they also govern the use of our Website. When used in this privacy policy, the terms "we," "our," and similar terms refer to LMdB, and the terms "you," "your," "user," "customer" and similar terms refer to you. Furthermore, the term "including" shall also refer to "including, without limitation" and "including, but not limited to".

Contents of this Privacy Policy

This privacy policy describes (i) what personal and other information we may collect from you when you visit our website and how such information is collected, (ii) why we gather such information from you, (iii) how we use and how we may disclose such information, and (iv) choices you have regarding the use of such information. Additionally, this privacy policy contains information about (i) certain situations in which this privacy policy may not apply, (ii) your use of this Website, and (iii) the best methods for contacting us.

What Information Is Collected, How It Is Collected and Used

Personal Information

At times, during your visit to the Website, we may collect, or you may be asked to provide, the following types of personal information (collectively, "Personal Information"), including your: (i) name; (ii) mailing address; (iii) telephone number; (iv) billing information (including credit/debit card number, expiration date, alternate or additional billing information, billing address, and other information we need to in order to process payment(s)); (v) e-mail address; (vi) sex; (vii) date of birth; and (viii) products purchased.

Specifically, we collect information through the Website, emails, mail, fax, telephone, and social media applications, including when you place an order with us for our products and services, and engage in other activities, services, products and resources we make accessible to our customers or users.  You may wish to register on the Website to receive e-mails from LMdB, receive invitations to promotions, or to purchase goods or services available through the Website, and we collect information from you )including Personal Information) in order to register you, authenticate you, and process your entries, requests and/or payments.  Please be advised that this information may be collected and stored even if a transaction, registration, or other process is started but not completed or otherwise cancelled.  

This privacy policy does not cover information (including Personal Information) provided to LMdB through retail operations.

By using this Website and by providing information (including Personal Information), you are granting LMdB the right to use such information (a) internally without restrictions for the purposes of, but not limited to, research, marketing, and content and lead development, and (b) other permitted uses in accordance with this privacy policy.

By providing us with your email address, you consent to our sending email communications to you regarding current products or projects, services and updates to the Website, (including important changes in our terms and privacy policy), and press releases and announcements concerning the products services we provide. You may opt out of certain of these communications in accordance with the provisions below. Furthermore, by providing us your email, you are consenting to communications sent to you by our third party marketing partners regarding, among other things, special promotions and offers for related services, at their sole discretion. You need to review their specific terms and conditions regarding such communications, including opt out provisions.

Usage Information

In addition to the Personal Information, we also collect data generated by your usage of the Website, which may or may not be associated with an individual’s identity ("Usage Data"). To the extent that non-Personal Information is combined with Personal Information, we treat the combined information as Personal Information for the purposes of this privacy policy.  Similarly, under some local laws, certain data, which would otherwise be Usage Data, such as your ip address, is considered personal information, and therefore, to the extent such local laws apply to your usage of the Website, we shall treat the subject Usage Data as Personal Information, and all other Usage Data shall not be considered Personal Information.

We use Usage Data to develop, manage, and improve the Website, and to understand how our Website is used.  From time to time, we may aggregate Usage Data with Personal Information from registered customers, and may use this information to help resolve problems, analyze usage, or provide you with information about products and services we offer.  Additionally, we may use aggregate anonymous Usage Data to (a) track Website use trends, which will help improve the Website, and/or (b) to develop reports that we may share with third-party marketing partners and customers.

Most Usage Data is collected using cookies or pixel tags (also called single pixel gifs or web beacons).  A "cookie" is a small data file sent to your browser from a web server and stored on your computer.  We use cookies to let us know that you are a prior customer or user, and to provide certain features to you.  In addition, third parties may set cookies and tags through our services.  We do not control such third parties or their privacy practices.  Most web browsers allow you to instruct the browser to prevent the use of cookies, although doing so means you may not fully experience all of the features of this Website, or certain errors may be caused.  The kind of information we collect includes: (i) pages you have visited on our Website; (ii) features you may have used; (iii) how long you visited the Website; and (iv) the domain name of the Website from which you may have connected to our Website, and the website(s) to which visitors of our Website connect to.  We may also collect information such as your language, zip code, area code, unique device identifier, location, and the time zone from where you accessed our Website. Unless otherwise expressly stated herein, none of the Usage Data shall be treated as Personal Information.

Third Parties

Third parties that are providing services to us may collect, or assist us in collecting either, or both of, Personal Information and Usage Data. We use best efforts to require that such third parties treat such Personal Information and/or Usage Data in compliance with this privacy policy.

Age Restrictions

You must be eighteen (18) years old or older to use this Website in any manner, including registration with us to receive communications from us, or to make a purchase of our products or services.  We do not knowingly collect or distribute Personal Information from persons under the age of eighteen (18) (a "Minor").  If you are the parent or legal guardian of a Minor, and believe that such Minor may have disclosed Personal Information to us, please contact us by e-mail, so that we may delete the Minor's Personal Information. Additionally, if we become aware that we have inadvertently received Personal Information from a Minor, we will delete such Personal Information from our records.

Why We Collect Your Personal Information

We collect the Personal Information in order to, among other things: (i) provide information to you about LMdB, as well as, our products and services; (ii) notify you about upcoming features that will be added or become available on the Website; (iii) provide other information from us and our third party marketing partners; (iv) respond to your requests for information; (v) process survey results and contest entries; (vi) process online purchases and payments you request; (vii) filter and tailor our products and services which we offer to you; (viii) authenticate registered customers; (ix) post your comments; and (x) for our own internal marketing and product development purposes.

How We Use and May Disclose Your Personal Information

LMdB will not use, sell or release any Personal Information to third parties, except as expressly provided for herein.  We reserve the right to use or disclose any information (including Personal Information) in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.

Although we may provide encryption and use other reasonable precautions on our Website to protect Personal Information and provide suitable security, including encryption for communications conducted through this Website.  We do not guarantee that any information (including Personal Information) which may be stored or transmitted through the internet is secure, or that such transmissions will be free from delay, interruption, interception or error.

Discloser of Information to Certain Third Parties

LMdB may share information we collect (including Personal Information) with our third party partners and service providers in order for them to assist us in providing our products and services to you.  To the extent that we share Personal Information with our third party partners and service providers, we will ensure that they treat your Personal Information in accordance with this privacy policy.

LMdB reserves the right at all times to disclose any information (including Personal Information), if, among other things:

  1. (a) we determine that such disclosure is necessary in connection with any investigation or complaint regarding your use of the Website, or (b) to identify, contact, or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) LMdB’s rights or property, or the rights or property of visitors to or users of the Website;
  2. LMdB deems such disclosure necessary to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental or law enforcement request;
  3. LMdB determines that applicable law requires or permits such disclosure, including exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection purposes; and
  4. required or permitted by law or when we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to prevent physical harm or financial loss or in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual illegal activity.

In addition to the foregoing, LMdB reserves the right to transfer, by any means, your information (including Personal Information) we have collected in the event we sell or otherwise transfer all or any portion of our business or assets to any third party (a "Transfer").  In the event of such a Transfer, we will use reasonable efforts to direct the transferee to use your information (including Personal Information) in a manner that is consistent with this privacy policy.

Uses and Disclosures Not In LMdB's Control

Third Party Links

We and other persons or entities may provide links on the Website for access to (a) unrelated third-party websites, (b) advertising pop-ups, and/or (c) links to websites owned and operated by entities with which we have contractual relationships ("Third Party Links").  Third Party Links may be accessible via our Website through hyperlinks or other features.  The operators of the websites accessible through the Third Party Links may have their own privacy policies and data collection, use and disclosure practices, and we encourage you to review each website's terms & conditions and privacy policy prior to use.  

Whenever you click a hyperlink, such as a Third Party Link, a new browser window or frame containing a third party’s website may appear in the foreground with this Website remaining in the background.  Any time that you move away from the LMdB website, including to a new window or frame, even if our Website is still running in the background, neither this privacy policy nor our other terms or conditions, such as our Terms of Use policy, will apply.  LMdB cannot be, and will not be, responsible for the protection of the information you provide to other websites or third parties.  You should be aware that when you voluntarily disclose personal information on other websites, such information can be collected and used by others and may result in, among other things, unsolicited communications.

Advertisements on Other Non-LMdB Websites

Advertisements for our products and services may appear on third party websites around the internet. Some websites and services deliver these advertisements based upon data that has been previously collected about your past behavior online.  For example, if you have viewed websites about cosmetics, these websites or services may display to you an advertisement for our products and services. This kind of targeted advertising is sometimes called interest-based or online behavioral advertising, and is generally not based upon your personal information, but rather, upon your online activities.  LMdB does not control such third party websites or services on which these advertisements appear.  Furthermore, we do not control how these third parties collect and use data about your online activities.  However, you may opt-out of being tracked online by certain companies by visiting or  If you opt-out, you will still receive advertisements, but they will not be delivered to you based upon your behavioral data possessed by the companies from whom you have opted-out.  This process relies upon an opt-out cookie, so if you delete your cookies or use a different computer, you will have to repeat this process.

Limitations on User of Your Personal Information

If you prefer not to have your Personal Information collected from you (other than when making a purchase on our website), or to set your preferences concerning promotional communications, please follow the directions below.  Additionally, any promotional or marketing email we send to you will include a link to our privacy policy and a link to use to opt-out of receiving further promotional emails from us.

If you prefer that we not share your Personal Information with third parties for promotional and marketing purposes, please let us know by emailing or writing us as described below, and identify the Personal Information that do not wish us to share.  We will process your request as soon as reasonably practicable and in accordance with applicable law.  Our email address is:  Please send such emails from the email address which you wish to have removed (i.e. not shared with third parties), and include your postal mailing address such email communication.  You may also write to us at: Le Metier de Beaute, 34 West Street, 3rd Floor, Cold Spring, New York 10516.

The foregoing, however, does not apply to any non-promotional transactional messages from us.  We may use your Personal Information, from time to time, to send important notices, such as (a) communications about purchases and (b) changes to our terms, conditions, and policies (each an "Important Notice").  Please be advised that because Important Notices are important to your interaction with LMdB, you may not opt out of receiving these communications from us.


We will not respond to any requests from any user, visitor, or customer, to cease tracking and collecting of any information, unless otherwise expressly provided for herein.  Moreover, any user, visitor, or customer may not opt out of any or all of the terms and conditions contained in this privacy policy.

Reservations of Rights

We reserve the right to modify, alter and/or change this privacy policy from time to time, including those times when we add new features or services, incorporate suggestions from our customers or make other changes.  We will use best efforts to post any material changes to this privacy policy on our Website at least thirty (30) days prior to effective date of such changes, unless, we, in the LMdB’s sole discretion, believe such changes must take effect sooner to comply with applicable laws or to protect LMdB or our customers, users, sponsors and suppliers.  In such cases, the changes will be effective upon posting or as otherwise specified.  By using the Website after such changes take effect, you agree to be legally bound to abide by the revised privacy policy.

User Corrections

If you would like to update or correct any information (including Personal Information) which has been previously provided to us, please send an e-mail with your new information, including your complete name, postal address, and email address by email to:; or by mail to: Le Metier de Beaute, 34 West Street, 3rd Floor, Cold Spring, New York 10516.

Contact Us

We believe that customer and user feedback is of vital importance to our business, including feedback on ways to improve the Website.  You may always contact us with questions or comments by emailing us at, or by writing to us by mail at: Le Metier de Beaute, 34 West Street, 3rd Floor, Cold Spring, New York 10516.