Cookies Policy

This portal, like most Internet portals, uses cookies to improve the user's surfing experience. Cookies personalize the services offered by the website, offering each user the information of interest, according to the use made of this website. Below, you will find information about what cookie is, what kind of cookies this website uses, how to disable cookies in your browser or how to specifically disable the installation of third-party cookies and what happens if you disable them.

1. Cookies definition and function

Cookies are small units of data downloaded to your computer when you access to certain web pages. Among other things, cookies allow a web page to store and retrieve information about surfing habits of a user or their equipment and, depending on the information they contain and the way they use their equipment, they can be used to recognize the user. Cookies play a very important role, since without them the use of the Web would be a much more frustrating experience.


In case you do not want to receive cookies, please configure your Internet browser to delete them from your computer's hard drive, block them or notify you if they are installed.

2. Types of cookies

There are several types of cookies. Depending on the entity that manages the domain from which the cookies are sent and treat the data obtained, two types of cookies can be distinguished:

  • Own cookies: those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself and from which the service requested by the user is provided. In the event that cookies are installed from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself but the information collected through them is managed by a third party, they cannot be considered as own cookies.

  • third party cookies: those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the editor, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through the cookies.

There is also a second classification according to the period of time they remain stored in the client's browser, which may be:

  • Session cookies: designed to collect and store data while the user accesses to a web page. They are usually used to store information that only interests to keep for the provision of the service requested by the user on a single occasion (ex: a list of products purchased).

  • Persistant cookies: the data are still stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed for a period defined by the person responsible for the cookie, which can range from a few minutes to several years.

Finally, there is another classification with five types of cookies according to the purpose for which the data obtained are processed:

  • Technical cookies: those that allow the user to surf through a web page, platform or application and the use of different options or services that exist in it, such as controlling traffic and data communication, identifying the session, access to restricted access parts, remember the elements that make up an order, perform the purchase process of an order, make the request for registration or participation in an event, use security elements during navigation, store contents for spreading of videos or sound or share content through social networks.

  • Personalization cookies: allow the user to access to the service with some predefined general characteristics based on a series of criteria in the user's terminal, such as the language, the type of browser through which the user accesses the service, regional configuration from where you access the service, etc.

  • Analysis cookies: allow the person responsible for them to monitor and analyze the behavior of the users of the websites to which they are linked. The information collected through this type of cookies is used in the measurement of the activity of the websites, application or platform and for the elaboration of navigation profiles of the users of said sites, applications and platforms, in order to introduce improvements in function of the analysis of the data of use made by the users of the service.

  • Advertising cookies: allow the management of the advertising spaces, in the most efficient way.

  • Cookies de publicidad comportamental: almacenan información del comportamiento de los usuarios obtenida a través de la observación continuada de sus hábitos de navegación, lo que permite desarrollar un perfil específico para mostrar publicidad en función del mismo.

  • Cookies from external social networks: they are used so that visitors can interact with the content of different social platforms (facebook, youtube, twitter, linkedIn, etc.) and are generated only for the users of these social networks. The conditions of use of these cookies and the information collected are regulated by the privacy policy of the corresponding social platform.

3. What types of cookies does this website use?

The types of cookies we use according to their purpose are:

Category of use

Definition and examples

Preferences/ Personalization (functional)

These are those that allow the user to access the service with some predefined general characteristics based on a series of criteria in the user's terminal. These cookies allow you to remember information (such as your user name, language or the region where you are) and more personal characteristics. For example, the possibility of offering personalized content based on the information and criteria that you have voluntarily provided. These cookies also allow you to change the size of the text, the font and other parts of the web pages that you can customize. They are also used to offer some requested services, such as watching a video or commenting on a blog. The information collected by these cookies may be anonymous and your activity may not be followed on other websites. By visiting our website, you accept the installation of these cookies on your device.

The loss of information stored in a preference cookie may make the website experience less functional, but should not affect its operation.

Processes /Techniques

(strictly necessary)

Are those that allow the user to navigate through a web page, platform or application and the use of different options or services that exist in it, for example, control traffic and data communication, identify the session, access to restricted access areas, remember the elements that make up an order, perform the purchase process of an order, request the application for registration or participation in an event, use security elements during surfing, store content for the broadcast videos or sound or share content through social networks.

These cookies are necessary for the correct use of the website, allowing access to sections that have security filters.

Without these cookies, the website cannot function properly.

By visiting our website, you accept the installation of these cookies on your device.

Session state / Navigation

These cookies collect information on the use that visitors make of the web, for example pages visited, loading errors ... It is generic and anonymous information, where personal data are not included, information collected does not identify visitors; being the last goal to improve the functioning of the web. By visiting our website, you accept the installation of these cookies on your device.

Websites often collect information about how users interact with a website. This information can include the pages that users visit more frequently and if users receive error messages from certain pages. We use the so-called "session state cookies" to improve our services in order to improve the browsing experience of users. If these cookies are blocked or deleted, the website will continue to function.

Behavioral advertisingl

These are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way, of the advertising spaces that we have included in the website, application or platform from which we provide the requested service. These cookies store information about users’ behavior obtained through the continuous observation of their browsing habits, which allows the development of a specific profile to display advertising based on it. We store information from our users about the browsing activities on the advertised websites in order to send advertisements and/or specific advertising based on the interests of the user.

It is also possible that by visiting a web page or by opening an email where an advertisement or promotion about our products or services is published, a cookie will be installed in your browser that will serve to show you later advertising related to the search you have made, develop a control of our ads in relation, for example, with the number of times they are seen, where they appear, what time they are seen, etc.

Analysis

These are those that allow us to monitor and analyze the behavior of users of the websites to which they are linked. The information collected through this type of cookies is used in the measurement of the activity of the websites, application or platform and for the elaboration of browsing profiles of those users; applications and platforms, in order to include improvements in function of the analysis of the data of use made by the users of the service. Those that either treated by us or by third parties, allow us to quantify the number of users and thus perform the measurement and statistical analysis of the use made by users of the offered service. To do this, we analyze your browsing on our website in order to improve the offer of products or services we offer you.

The applications that we use to obtain information about navigation, measure and analyze the audience are:

These applications have been developed by Google, Nielsen, ShareThis that provide us with the service of measuring and analyzing the audience of our pages, downloading videos, facilitating and monitoring the connection and publishing content between our website and social networks such as Facebook., Twitter, Slideshare, Linkedin, Flickr. They can also use these data to improve their own services and to offer services to other companies. You can know those other uses from the indicated links.

The information they obtain is related to the number of pages visited, the language, social network in which our news is published, the city or region to which the IP address from which you access is assigned, the number of new users, the frequency and recidivism of the visits, the visit time, the browser and the operator or type of terminal from which the visit is made.

We use this information to improve our pages, detect new needs and assess the improvements to be introduced in order to provide a better service to users who visit us, adapting them, for example, to the most used browsers or terminals.

Analysis: Google Analytics

Google Analytics is the analytics tool that helps websites and application owners understand the way their visitors interact with their properties. It can use a group of cookies to collect information and report usage statistics on websites without personally identifying Google visitors.

More information about Google Analytics cookies and information about privacy (https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage)

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", text files located on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about the your of the website (including your anonymous IP address) will be directly transmitted and archived by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on its activity and providing other services related to website activity and Internet use. Google may transmit such information to third parties when required by law, or when such third parties process the information on behalf of Google. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data it has. You can refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings for your browser, however, please note that if you do so, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website you consent to the processing of information about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes indicated above.

You can prevent Google from detecting a cookie that is generated because of and in connection with your use of this website (including your IP address), as well as the processing of such data by downloading and installing this browser plug-in: http: // tools .google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en

4. Acceptance of the Cookies Policy

This website assumes that you accept the use of cookies, in case you have continued surfing the web. However, it shows information about your Cookies Policy at the bottom or top of any page of the portal with the beginning of each session in order you to be aware.

 

5. Revocation and deletion of cookies. How to manage cookies on computers. Opposition procedure to the installation of cookies.

You have the possibility to allow, know, block and/or decide if you keep cookies enabled or not on your computer, and therefore delete or not, cookies installed on your computer by configuring the browser options installed on your computer.

If you do not allow the installation of cookies in your browser, you may not be able to access any of the sections of our website or any of the features or services may be disabled.

However, even having disabled all cookies, the Web browser collects certain information essential for the basic operation of the Platform. The user who wishes to disable cookies can do so from the preferences section of his Internet browser.

For more information on how to allow, delete or block the use of cookies you can do so through the following pages depending on your browser:

In addition, you can also manage the cookie store in your browser through tools such as the following

6. More information

If you want more information about what use we make of cookies you can request it to juridico@alcantaracosmetica.com