Terms of Service
By visiting our site and/ or purchasing something from us, you engage in our “Service” and agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions (“Terms of Service”, “Terms”), including those additional terms and conditions and policies referenced herein and/or available by hyperlink. These Terms of Service apply to all users of the site, including without limitation users who are browsers, vendors, customers, merchants, and/ or contributors of content. Please read these Terms of Service carefully before accessing or using our website. By accessing or using any part of the site, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Service. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access the website or use any services. If these Terms of Service are considered an offer, acceptance is expressly limited to these Terms of Service.We also like to interact with you on third party sites where we post content or invite your feedback, such as:
Any new features or tools which are added to the current store shall also be subject to the Terms of Service. You can review the most current version of the Terms of Service at any time on this page. We reserve the right to update, change or replace any part of these Terms of Service by posting updates and/or changes to our website. It is your responsibility to check this page periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the website following the posting of any changes constitutes acceptance of those changes. Our store is hosted on Shopify Inc. they provide us with an online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you.
2. Online Store Terms
By agreeing to these Terms of Service, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state or province of residence, and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.
You may not use our products or services for any illegal or unauthorized purpose nor may you, in the use of the Service, violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws).
You must not transmit any worms or viruses or any code of a destructive nature.
A breach or violation of any of the Terms will result in an immediate termination of your Service.
3. General Conditions
We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason at any time.
You understand that your content (not including credit card information), may be transferred unencrypted and involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to the technical requirements of connecting networks or devices. Credit card information is always encrypted during transfer over networks.
You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access to the Service or any contact on the website through which the service is provided, without express written permission by us.
The headings used in this agreement are included for convenience only and will not limit or otherwise affect these Terms.
All design, text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio and video clips, the selection and arrangement thereof, and all software on the Sites, the compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement, and assembly) of all content on the Sites are the exclusive property of Beauty Braids & Beyond and protected by Canadian and international copyright and other intellectual property laws. All rights reserved.
All software used on the Sites is the property of Beauty Braids & Beyond or its software suppliers and is protected by Canadian copyright laws. Permission is granted to electronically copy and to print in hard copy portions of the Sites for the sole purpose of placing an order with Beauty Braids & Beyond or using the Sites as a shopping resource. Any other use of materials on the Sites - including reproduction for purposes other than those permitted above, modification, distribution, republishing, transmission, display, performance, translation, production, or communication to the public by telecommunication - without the prior written permission of Beauty Braids & Beyond is strictly prohibited.
Beauty Braids & Beyond and all page headers, custom graphics, and button icons are service marks, trademarks, and/or trade dress of Beauty Braids & Beyond and may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not offered by Beauty Braids & Beyond in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers. All other trademarks, product names, and company names or logos cited herein are the property of their respective owners.
6. Product Information
The products displayed on the Sites can be ordered and delivered only within Canada. All prices displayed on beautybraidsandbeyond.com are quoted in Canadian Dollars and are valid and effective in Canada. If any minor uses any goods or products from Beauty Braids & Beyond it should be only after the legal or parental guardian has discussed the product with the minor's doctor. Reference to any products, services, processes, or other information by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, supplier, or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, sponsorship, or recommendation thereof by Beauty Braids & Beyond.
All material and information presented by Beauty Braids & Beyond is intended to be used for personal educational or informational purposes only. The statements made about products by the manufacturers have not been evaluated by Health Canada or any other government agency and the results reported, if any, may not necessarily occur in all individuals. The statements and products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, mitigate or prevent any condition or disease. All products should be used strictly in accordance with their instructions, precautions, and guidelines. You should always check the ingredients for products to avoid potential allergic reactions. Use of the Sites is not meant to serve as a substitute for professional medical advice: these Sites are solely online stores for specialty beauty products. Please consult with your own physician or health care practitioner regarding the use of any goods, products, or information received from the Sites before using or relying on them. Your physician or health care practitioner should address any and all medical questions, concerns, and decisions regarding the possible treatment of any medical condition. Beauty Braids & Beyond does not give or intend to give any answers to medical-related questions and these Sites do not replace any medical professional or medical resource. Beauty Braids & Beyond does not represent itself as a physician nor is this implied. No prescription medications or medical treatments are intentionally provided on the Sites. The definition of ingredients provided to consumers by Beauty Braids & Beyond is for educational purposes only. Beauty Braids & Beyond is not prescribing any course of treatment to the consumers’ concerns. IF YOU ARE IN NEED OF MEDICAL ATTENTION, CALL 911, EMERGENCY SERVICES OR YOUR PHYSICIAN IMMEDIATELY.
Given the popularity of our products, and except where prohibited by law, Beauty Braids & Beyond may limit the number available for purchase, so that as many clients as possible may enjoy our merchandise.
We’ve taken great care to make sure that the information you read about our products is accurate, but we’re not doctors. Nothing on our Sites should be interpreted as medical advice. If you have questions about particular products, their ingredients, or their effects, you should talk to a real doctor or health care provider.
We do not warrant that the quality of any products, services, information, or other material purchased or obtained by you will meet your expectations, or that any errors in the Service will be corrected.
7. Colour Information
We have made every effort to display as accurately as possible the colours and images of our products. We cannot guarantee that your computer monitor's display of any colour will be accurate.
8. Responsibility for your Content
You are solely responsible for all content that you upload, post, email or otherwise transmit via or to the Sites, including the submission of product Ratings and Reviews, Questions & Answers, and all other data, profile information, documents, text, software, applications, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages, forum postings, comments, questions, answers or other materials (collectively, "Content"). We will not accept Content from you unless you are a registered user of the Sites.
9. Your Use of Content on the Sites and Limitation of Liability
Beauty Braids & Beyond provides the Sites and all other applications and services on the Sites as a forum only. Third party links on this site may direct you to third party websites that are not affiliated with us. Beauty Braids & Beyond is not liable for any statements, representations, or Content provided by its users in any public forum on the Sites of any Third Party Site. Any Content, if displayed, is displayed for entertainment and informational purposes only. More generally, Content posted via or on the Sites or any Third Party Site is not controlled by Beauty Braids & Beyond. Beauty Braids & Beyond cannot guarantee the accuracy, integrity, or quality of such Content. Under no circumstances will Beauty Braids & Beyond be liable in any way for any Content, including, but not limited to, for (i) any errors or omissions in any Content; or (ii) any loss or damage (including, without limitation, personal injury or property damage) of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, emailed or otherwise transmitted via or to the Sites. Please review carefully the third-party's policies and practices and make sure you understand them before you engage in any transaction. Complaints, claims, concerns, or questions regarding third-party products should be directed to the third party.
You agree not to circumvent, disable, or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the Site or features that prevent or restrict use of any Content or enforce limitations on use of the Site or the Content therein. You may not interfere with or disrupt the Sites or servers or networks connected to the Sites, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies, or regulations of networks connected to the Sites, including by using any device, software or routine to bypass robot exclusion headers.
10. Your Content Submissions
By submitting Content to Beauty Braids & Beyond you represent and warrant that:
- You understand you are participating in a public forum and that your Content and other personal information will be available to all other users of the Sites and potentially Third Party Sites;
- You understand that your Content may be utilized and distributed by Beauty Braids & Beyond in its marketing materials, including but not limited to, beautybraidsandbeyond.com, Beauty Braids & Beyond emails, social channels, and store materials;
- You shall comply with any relevant legal guidelines regarding the use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, this means that if you received compensation in any form (including free product) or any other incentive (such as an entry in a sweepstake or contest or a coupon) in exchange for providing content for posting content on Beauty Braids & Beyond’s sites or channels (including but not limited to product reviews, Q&A, photographs, and social channels), then this must be disclosed in such post. All disclosures must be made clearly and conspicuously;
- All "moral rights" and other non-assignable rights that you may have in such Content have been voluntarily waived by you in favour of Beauty Braids & Beyond and its successors and assigns and you do not require that any personal information be used in connection with the Content that you submit, or any derivative works of or upgrades or updates thereto;
- All Content that you post is accurate;
You also represent and warrant that any Content you submit:
- Is not false, inaccurate or misleading;
- Does not harm minors;
- Does not elicit or provide medical advice;
- Does not infringe any copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy of any person or entity;
- Does not violate any obligations you may have with respect to such Content under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as but not limited to, inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);
- Does not violate any law, statute, ordinance, or regulation (including, but not limited to, those governing export control, consumer protection, unfair competition, anti-discrimination, or false advertising);
- Is not, or would not reasonably be considered to be, unlawful, harmful, defamatory, trolling, bullying, libellous, vulgar, obscene, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, racially or religiously biased or offensive, abusive, tortious, threatening or harassing to any individual, partnership, corporation or other person;
- Is relevant to the product being rated and reviewed or about which a question or answer is submitted;
- Does not include any information that references other websites, addresses, email addresses, contact information or phone numbers;
- Is not a form of phishing and does not contain unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," commercial electronic messages or any other form of solicitation; and
- Does not contain any computer viruses, worms, or other potentially damaging computer programs or files; and
- Does not impersonate any person or entity, including, without limitation, any Beauty Braids & Beyond official, forum leader, guide, or host, or falsely states or otherwise misrepresents your affiliation with a person or entity.
You may not use the Sites to collect or store personal information about other users.
Beauty Braids & Beyond does not endorse any Content or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein, and Beauty Braids & Beyond disclaims all liability with respect to the Content posted by third parties.
10a. Instagram Content
By agreeing to allow Beauty Braids & Beyond to use the photograph, video, or related content that you originally posted on Instagram (your "IG Content"), the terms below apply:
- Beauty Braids & Beyond will have the worldwide and perpetual right, but not the obligation:
- To enable users to "shop your look" and purchase products, including, without limitation, by appending to your IG Content images of products (including those that you tag in your IG Content) and links to the e-commerce portions of Beauty Braids & Beyond's sites and apps, including https://beautybraidsandbeyond.com and;
- To make reasonable edits to the IG Content in connection with the foregoing.
- You represent and warrant that:
- No person other than you appears or is mentioned in the IG Content;
- You took the photograph or video or have all the rights to the IG Content;
- You actually used any products tagged, shown, or mentioned in the IG content in conformity with the product instructions;
- If your IG Content contains a "look" based on the use of various products, that "look" is a fair representation of the actual performance and appearance of the products tagged, shown, or mentioned in the IG Content, and you did not use any tools, special effects, or any other method to materially enhance or alter the performance or appearance of such products;
- Any statements or testimonials that are included in your IG Content are true and accurate and represent your current honest opinions, findings, beliefs, and/or experiences;
- You have not received any compensation, incentive, or other benefit from Beauty Braids & Beyond or any third party in exchange for posting the IG Content, using any product or mentioning or tagging any products or brand, in your IG Content; and
- You have the right to grant Beauty Braids & Beyond the right to use your IG Content as set forth in these terms and such use by Beauty Braids & Beyond will not violate the rights of any third party.
10b. User Comments, Feedback, and Other Submissions
If, at our request, you send certain specific submissions (for example contest entries) or without a request from us you send creative ideas, suggestions, proposals, plans, or other materials, whether online, by email, by postal mail, or otherwise (collectively, 'comments'), you agree that we may, at any time, without restriction, edit, copy, publish, distribute, translate and otherwise use in any medium any comments that you forward to us. We are and shall be under no obligation (1) to maintain any comments in confidence; (2) to pay compensation for any comments; or (3) to respond to any comments. We may, but have no obligation to, monitor, edit or remove content that we determine in our sole discretion are unlawful, offensive, threatening, libellous, defamatory, pornographic, obscene or otherwise objectionable or violates any party’s intellectual property or these Terms of Service. You agree that your comments will not violate any right of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy, personality or other personal or proprietary rights. You further agree that your comments will not contain libelous or otherwise unlawful, abusive or obscene material, or contain any computer virus or other malware that could in any way affect the operation of the Service or any related website. You may not use a false e-mail address, pretend to be someone other than yourself, or otherwise mislead us or third parties as to the origin of any comments. You are solely responsible for any comments you make and their accuracy. We take no responsibility and assume no liability for any comments posted by you or any third party.
11. Personal Information
12. Third Party Content and Third Party Sites
Beauty Braids & Beyond may provide content of third parties ("Third Party Content") or links to Third Party Sites as a service to those interested in this information. Beauty Braids & Beyond does not monitor, approve or have any control over any Third Party Content or the Third Party Sites and the inclusion of links to Third Party Content or Third Party Sites does not imply any association or relationship between Beauty Braids & Beyond and such third party. Beauty Braids & Beyond does not guarantee, endorse or adopt the accuracy or completeness of any Third Party Content or any Third Party Site. Beauty Braids & Beyond is not responsible for updating or reviewing Third Party Content or Third Party Sites. You use Third Party Content and Third Party Sites at your own risk.
13. Errors, Inaccuracies, and Omissions
Occasionally there may be information on our site or in the Service that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies or omissions that may relate to product descriptions, pricing, promotions, offers, product shipping charges, transit times and availability. We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions, and to change or update information or cancel orders if any information in the Service or on any related website is inaccurate at any time without prior notice (including after you have submitted your order).
We undertake no obligation to update, amend or clarify information in the Service or on any related website, including without limitation, pricing information, except as required by law. No specified update or refresh date applied in the Service or on any related website should be taken to indicate that all information in the Service or on any related website has been modified or updated.
14. Mobile Services
15. Modification of Content
16. Reservation of Rights
17. Prohibited Uses
In addition to other prohibitions as set forth in the Terms of Service, you are prohibited from using the site or its content:
- For any unlawful purpose;
- To solicit others to perform or participate in any unlawful acts;
- To violate any international, federal, provincial, or state regulations, rules, laws, or local ordinances;
- To infringe upon or violate our intellectual property rights or the intellectual property rights of others;
- To harass, abuse, insult, harm, defame, slander, disparage, intimidate, or discriminate based on gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, race, age, national origin, or disability;
- To submit false or misleading information;
- To upload or transmit viruses or any other type of malicious code that will or may be used in any way that will affect the functionality or operation of the Service or of any related website, other websites, or the Internet;
- To collect or track the personal information of others;
- To spam, phish, pharm, pretext, spider, crawl, or scrape;
- For any obscene or immoral purpose; or
- To interfere with or circumvent the security features of the Service or any related website, other websites, or the Internet. We reserve the right to terminate your use of the Service or any related website for violating any of the prohibited uses.
18. Disclaimer of Warranties; Limitation of Liability
We do not guarantee, represent or warrant that your use of our service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free.
We do not warrant that the results that may be obtained from the use of the service will be accurate or reliable.
You agree that from time to time we may remove the service for indefinite periods of time or cancel the service at any time, without notice to you. You expressly agree that your use of, or inability to use, the service is at your sole risk. The service and all products and services delivered to you through the service are (except as expressly stated by us) provided 'as is' and as available for your use, without any representation, warranties, or conditions of any kind, either express or implied, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, merchantable quality, fitness for a particular purpose, durability, title, and non-infringement. In no case shall Beauty Braids & Beyond, our directors, officers, employees, affiliates, agents, contractors, interns, suppliers, service providers, or licensors be liable for any injury, loss, claim, or any direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, special, or consequential damages of any kind, including, without limitation lost profits, lost revenue, lost savings, loss of data, replacement costs, or any similar damages, whether based in contract, tort (including negligence), strict liability or otherwise, arising from your use of any of the service or any products procured using the service, or for any other claim related in any way to your use of the service or any product, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of the service or any content (or product) posted, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the service, even if advised of their possibility. Beauty Braid’s & Beyond’s liability shall be limited to the maximum extent permitted by law.
In the event that any provision of these Terms of Service is determined to be unlawful, void, or unenforceable, such provision shall nonetheless be enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, and the unenforceable portion shall be deemed to be severed from these Terms of Service, such determination shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other remaining provisions.
21. Entire Agreement
The failure of us to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.
These Terms of Service and any policies or operating rules posted by us on this site or in respect to the Service constitutes the entire agreement and understanding between you and us and govern your use of the Service, superseding any prior or contemporaneous agreements, communications, and proposals, whether oral or written, between you and us (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of the Terms of Service). Any ambiguities in the interpretation of these Terms of Service shall not be construed against the drafting party
22. Applicable Law
Beauty Braids & Beyond
4-8770 The Gore Road
Brampton, ON L6P 0B1
23. Copyright Infringement
If you believe your work or content has been copied and posted to the Sites in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide Beauty Braids & Beyond’s designated copyright agent with the information referred to above, along with the following information:
An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;
- A description of your interest or right with respect to the copyright in the work or content; and
- The date and time of the commission of the claimed infringement.
In accordance with the applicable Canadian copyright law, Beauty Braids & Beyond will provide notice electronically to the subscriber who is responsible for posting the work or content that you are alleging infringes copyright. Beauty Braids & Beyond has the sole and absolute discretion to remove all purportedly infringing content from Beauty Braids & Beyond.
Notice of claims of copyright infringement on the Site can be forwarded to the following:
Beauty Braids & Beyond
4-8770 The Gore Road
Brampton, ON L6P 0B1
24. Fraud Protection Program
As part of our order processing procedures, we screen all received orders for fraud or other types of unauthorized or illegal activity. We reserve the right to refuse to process an order due to suspected fraud or unauthorized or illegal activity or where the order violates Beauty Braids & Beyond’s published policies. If such is the case, we may reject your order or our Customer Service department may call you at the phone number you provided (or use your email address) to confirm your order. We also reserve the right to cancel any accounts or refuse to ship to certain addresses due to suspected fraud or unauthorized or illegal activity. We take these measures to protect our customers as well as ourselves from fraud or other unauthorized or illegal activity.
25. Changes to Terms of Service
You can review the most current version of the Terms of Service at any time at this page.
We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to update, change or replace any part of these Terms of Service by posting updates and changes to our website. It is your responsibility to check our website periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to our website or the Service following the posting of any changes to these Terms of Service constitutes acceptance of those changes.
26. Contact Information
Questions about the Terms of Service should be sent to us at: firstname.lastname@example.org