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By accessing Shaping Beauty publications, readers accept, without limitation or qualification, these terms of use, the copyright notice and our privacy policy.

Legal Notices

This blog is not a newspaper as it is updated without any periodicity. It cannot therefore be regarded as an editorial product under Italian Law No. 62 of 7.03.2001. Some texts or images posted in this blog are taken from the Internet and so considered to be in the public domain. In case their publication violated any copyrights, please notify us by email to info@shapingbeauty.net. We will immediately delete them. The blog author is not responsible for linked websites or their content, which may be subject to change over time.

Privacy Policy

The Zordan S.r.l. sb Company cares about the protection of the data of all those with whom it comes into contact (hereinafter the ”User” or “Users”). After visiting our website www.shapingbeauty.net data relating to identified or identifiable persons may be processed.
With reference to said data processing and pursuant to Regulation EU 2016/679 (EU GDPR)  concerning the Personal Data Protection Code, we hereby provide the following information which does not apply to other external websites that you may visit by clicking the links in this website.
Data Controller (Regulation EU 2016/679 - EU GDPR)
The “Data Controller” is Zordan S.r.l. sb, with registered office at No. 46 of IX Settembre, 36078 Valdagno (VI).
Data Processor
Pursuant to Regulation EU 2016/679 (EU GDPR), the Data Processor is the company Prima & Goodwill sas, Via Enrico Fermi, 11, 37135 Verona VR (hereinafter, the “Data Processor”), which has been assigned with the technological maintenance of the Website.
Types of data processed
This Website processes personal data according to the meaning set out in Regulation EU 2016/679 (EU GDPR).
We do not process sensitive data according to the meaning set out in Regulation EU 2016/679 (EU GDPR)
If a foreign User provides his/her name or other information that allows tracing his/her nationality, this does not constitute sensitive data since it is not liable of revealing one's race or ethnicity in a narrow sense.
The processed data include:
1) Browsing data: IT systems and software procedures adopted for the operation of this Website collect certain personal data during their normal use. The transmission of said data is inherent in the use of Internet communication products. This information is not collected to be associated with specifically identified data subjects, but it could, by its very nature, allow the identification of Users through processing and associations with data held by third parties.
2) Cookies: the Website uses cookies as explained in the policy on cookies in the Website.
3) Data provided voluntarily by Users: these are data freely provided by you to request information, receive given services, send an e-mail and, in general, Data requested at the time of registration when required.
The optional, express and voluntary sending of data by you, including outside the registration procedure, and sending of e-mail messages to addresses specified on the Website entails the acquisition of the sender's address in order to reply to requests, to send newsletters, etc., as well as the acquisition of other data entered in the body of the message.
Optional nature of data provision
Without prejudice to the content of the cookie policy concerning technical cookies and browsing cookies, Users are free to provide personal data to request information, the receipt of newsletters, information material or other communications. Failure to provide data may however make it impossible to meet your request. The pages of the Website where you can request services provide or display specific information notices which are contingent, where necessary, on your consent (e.g., to receive newsletters). In particular, the failure to give consent to data processing when registering will not allow completing registration and hence receiving the services provided and reserved to registered Users.
In the event that the Users provides the data of third parties, this implies data processing for which the User is an independent data controller with all the obligations and responsibilities under Regulation EU 2016/679 (EU GDPR). Therefore, the User guarantees the Data Controller for data processing of this Website that any third-party data have been acquired in compliance with the provisions of Regulation EU 2016/679 (EU GDPR) and hold the Data Controller harmless with regard to any request for damages, compensation, challenge or claim that a third party may levy against the Data Controller for the processing of the data provided by the User in violation of the applicable rules on the protection of personal data.
Purpose of data processing
The specific purposes of data processing (“Purpose”) are communicated to users in detail in the relevant sections of the Website. In general, the purposes of data processing can be summarised as follows:
a) mandatory purposes set out by law b) for administrative, accounting, fiscal and management obligations 
c) for the fulfilment of pre-contract, contractual and post-contract obligations 
d) non-identifying statistical or production analysis, including by computerised statistical systems
e) sending of newsletters
f) sending of information about products and services of the company and/or associates and/or commercial partners
g) in the event of registration, to allow access to services requiring registration and reserved to registered users (including the management of the request and the communication of updates on the state of the request).
Processing procedures
Data are processed for the time strictly needed to achieve the purpose for which they were collected using automated, IT and/or hard-copy media by ensuring specific and adequate safety measures to prevent unlawful, incorrect and unauthorised use or data loss.
The Data are managed by personnel authorised by the Data Controller and in particular by employees of the commercial, marketing, administration and information technology areas.
The provided Data shall not be disclosed. However, they can be communicated to the persons appointed from time to time by the Company such as external data processors or persons in charge of processing, e.g., subsidiaries, parent companies or associates, transferees of companies or business units, companies resulting from mergers or demergers of the Company, commercial partners involved in specific projects or initiatives, providers of hosting services, external consultants for technical, procedure, accounting or legal purposes within the limits of relevance and necessity. The Data of Users could be provided to Authorities when provided for by law.
During browsing on the Website you may be redirected by hypertextual links to other websites where the collection of personal data is outside of the control of the Data Controller who is therefore not liable for such processing. The data processing procedures of said websites are governed by the privacy policies of the latter to which reference is to be made.
Place of processing
Processing related to the web services of this Website are carried out the premises of the Data Controller and the company Prima & Goodwill SAS and on the servers and IT facilities of this company directly used or managed through commercial partners appointed as data processors or persons in charge of processing.
User Rights
The subjects to whom the Data refer are entitled at any time to obtain the confirmation of whether data exist and to know the content and origin thereof, to assess the correctness thereof, or request their integration, update or correction Pursuant to said Section, data subjects are entitled to request the deletion, anonymization or blocking of the data processed in violation of the law, including to object to their processing for legitimate grounds.
Changes to the Privacy Policy
The data Controller reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy. The updated version of the Privacy Policy shall be published on this page. The Data Subject undertakes to view the updated version by checking periodically the relevant webpage which will show the date of the latest update for the purpose.
The current version was last updated on 25 March 2018.

Cookie Policy

This Website www.shapingbeauty.net uses cookies and technologies to ensure the proper operation of procedures and to improve user experience. This policy pursuant to Directive 2009/136/EC and Italian Legislative Decree No. 196/2003 provides information on cookies and similar technologies, on how they are used by the Website and how to manage them and supplements the content of the Privacy Policy at link to which reference is to be made.
What cookies are
Cookies are small files, short fragments of text (letters/numbers) that saved on your device (computer, tablet, smartphone, etc.) and allow the server to save information on the client (browser) so that it can be used again during the same browsing session on the Website (also called session or temporary cookies) or even after a number of days (also called permanent cookies).
Types of cookies
There are various types of cookies divided by characteristics and use: some are needed to make use of the Website more effective, while others are needed to enable certain functions. Depending on the owner of the cookies, these can be:
- Own, or first-party, cookies: these are sent to your computer or device by a computer or domain run by the Website manager or by the provider of the service you have requested
- Third-party cookies: they are sent to your computer or device by a device or domain not managed by the Website manager, but from another entity that processes the data obtained from the cookies.
The cookies saved by the Website are first-party and third-party cookies.
Technical cookies
The Website uses technical cookies, such as browsing or session cookies, functional cookies and analytical cookies:
- Browsing cookies: are aimed at ensuring normal browsing and fruition of the Website and hence to make browsing the Website functional and optimal. These cookies are essential for the correct operation of the Website. - Functional cookies Allow saving information that modify the behaviour or the appearance of the Website (e.g., preferred language, font and text size, geographical area where you are). If they are blocked, the browsing experience could be less functional but not compromised.
- Analytic cookies: are analysis cookies, i.e., cookies that collect and analyse information about Website use and traffic (e.g., the most visited pages). For complete and reliable statistics about use of the Website, we use Google Analytics by Google Inc. (hereinafter Google), based at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. These are third-party cookies for the anonymous collection to monitor and improve the performance of the Website. This Website does not use or allow third parties to use the Google tool to monitor or collect personal identification data. However, the data collected through Google analytics can also be used by Google.
In compliance with guidelines of the Italian Privacy Authority, we hereby notify you that we have anonymised IPs (therefore Google Analytics shall anonymise the user/visitor IP as soon as it is technically possible). In addition, the settings for “data sharing” with Google Analytics have been changed and therefore Google shall use personal data recorded through the service only with the limits of the instructions given by the Website manager and not share them with other Google services. The advertising and data sharing options with Google or additional services have not been activated. Google does not associate the IP address to any other data held by Google nor will it try to link an IP address to a user’s identity. Google may have to disclose this information to third parties where required by law, or where these third parties process the information on Google's behalf.
For more information click on: https://www.google.it/policies/privacy/partners/
Users can selectively disable the action of Google Analytics by installing the relevant opt-out component provided by Google on their browser. To disable Google Analytics, go to: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
The Website manager does not use (non-technical) profiling cookies.
While browsing this Website, you may also receive cookies of third parties that may reside in Italy or abroad.
Analytical cookies for third-party services
These cookies are used to anonymously collect information about the use of the Website by users, including: visited pages, origins of incoming traffic, geographical origin, time spent on the Website, age, sex and interests for marketing campaigns. These cookies are send by third-party domains not belonging to the Website. The analytical cookies used on this Website are third-party cookies as specified above.
Cookies to integrate third-party software products and functions
This type of cookie integrates functions developed by third parties within the pages of the Website: for instance, these are icons and preferences expressed on social networks to share contents of the Website or to use third-party software services (such as software to generate maps – like Google Maps - and other software that offer additional services). These cookies are sent from third-party domains and partner websites that offer their functions through the Website’s pages.
Third-party cookies include so-called social plugins (e.g., “Like” or “Share” of social networks like Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, and YouTube). The most common use of these social plugins is the sharing of content on social networks to enhance the user experience.
The presence of these plugins generates the transmission of cookies to and from all websites managed by third parties.
These cookies can be used to track users while browsing the Internet and to create profiles about their tastes, habits, choices, etc. These cookies can transmit online advertising messages to a user's device according to the preferences already expressed by a user while browsing. The management of information collected by “third parties” is governed by the relevant information statements to which reference is to be made, it being understood that the Data Controller is not liable for third-party cookies.
In order to ensure greater transparency and for your convenience, these are the web addresses of the various policies and procedures for the management of cookies
Google Policy: http://google.com/policies/technologies/cookies/
Google (configuration) http://www.google.it/intl/it/policies/technologies/managing/
Facebook Policy: https://www.facebook.com/help/cookies/
Facebook (settings): go to your account. Privacy section.
Google+ Policy: http://www.google.it/intl/it/policies/technologies/cookies/
Google+ (settings): http://www.google.it/intl/it/policies/technologies/managing/
LinkedIn Policy: https://www.linkedin.com/legal/cookie-policy
LinkedIn (settings): https://www.linkedin.com/settings/
YouTube Policy: https://www.youtube.com/static?template=privacy_guidelines
Informed Consent - Banner.
When accessing the Website a banner with a short policy statement appears. Users can give their consent to the use of cookies (first or third party) as instructed in the policy statement banner, by continuing browsing and scrolling the page, by clicking on OK or on the X button on the banner, or by clicking on any other link on the Website's page.
Enabling and disabling (opt-out) cookies.
Browser options Users can reject to saving cookies on their device by setting up the browser: if they use the Website without changing the browser settings, it is assumed that they intend to receive all the cookies used by the Website and to use all its functions.
Users can prevent the use of certain or all of the described cookies by setting their browser or can set differentiated options for different websites and web applications. However, disabling technical cookies completely or in part can impair or limit use of the Website’s functions.
The best browsers also allow differentiated settings for first-party and third-party cookies.
Below follow the links to the explanations on how to disable (opt-out) cookies for the most common browsers. For other browsers, we suggest searching for this option in the help section of the software which can be normally opened by clicking the F1 key.
Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/it-IT/windows7/Block-enable-or-allow-cookies
Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=it-IT&answer=95647&p=cpn_cookies
Mozilla Firefox: http://support.mozilla.org/it/kb/Bloccare%20i%20cookie?redirectlocale=en-US&redirectslug=Blocking+cookies
Apple Safari: http://www.apple.com/it/privacy/use-of-cookies/
Opera: http://help.opera.com/Mac/12.10/it/cookies.html
Links to other websites
Some pages of the Website may feature links to other Websites that are not managed by the Website manager who does not share personal data with said websites. The Website manager is not liable for the content, safety or privacy measures adopted by other websites and expressly waives any responsibility.
Data Controller and Data Processor
The Data Controller is the company Zordan S.r.l. sb An updated list of data processors, if appointed, is available at the registered office of the said company.
User Rights.
More information about cookies can be found at the website of the Italian Privacy Authority (www.garanteprivacy.it/cookie) and other websites such as: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/
The right as per Section 7 of the Privacy Code can always be exercised using the form provided by the Privacy Authority at www.garanteprivacy.it; the exercise of the said rights are not subject to any form constraints.
Policy update
The Zordan S.r.l. sb Company shall keep this policy statement always up-to-date. Last updated on 25 March 2018.