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Privacy and Cookies policy

Website Privacy and cookies policy

1.            Introduction

1.1          We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors; in this policy we explain how we will treat your personal information. We will ask you to consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy when you first visit our website. / By using our website and agreeing to this policy, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.

2.            Collecting personal information

2.1          We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal information:

(a)          information about your computer and about your visits to and use of this website (including your IP address, geographical location, browser type and version, operating system, referral source, length of visit, page views and website navigation paths);

(b)          information that you provide to us when registering with our website (including your email address, name)

(c)           information that you provide to us for the purpose of subscribing to our email notifications and/or newsletters (including your name and email address);

(d)          information that you supply to us through our enquiry form and information relating to the use of the form including your name, your email address, your telephone number, your postal address and the date and time of your enquiry;

(e)          information that you provide to us when using the services on our website, or that is generated in the course of the use of those services (including the timing, frequency and pattern of service use;

(f)           information that you post to our website for publication on the internet (including your user name and the content of your posts;

(g)          information contained in or relating to any communication that you send to us or send through our website (including the communication content and metadata associated with the communication);

(h)          any other personal information that you choose to send to us via request forms is private and protected by HIPAA regulations; and


2.2          Before you disclose to us the personal information of another person, you must obtain that person's consent to both the disclosure and the processing of that personal information in accordance with this policy.

3.            Using personal information

3.1          Personal information submitted to us through our website will be used for the purposes specified in this policy or on the relevant pages of the website.

3.2          We may use your personal information to:

(a)          administer our website and business;

(b)          personalise our website for you;


(c)           send you non-marketing commercial communications;

(d)          send you email notifications that you have specifically requested;

(e)          send you our email newsletter, if you have requested it (you can inform us at any time if you no longer require the newsletter);

(f)           send you marketing communications relating to our business or the businesses of carefully-selected third parties which we think may be of interest to you, by post or, where you have specifically agreed to this, by email or similar technology (you can inform us at any time if you no longer require marketing communications);

(g)          provide third parties,  with statistical information about our users (but those third parties will not be able to identify any individual user from that information);

(j)           deal with enquiries and complaints made by or about you relating to our website;

(k)          keep our website secure and prevent fraud;

(l)            verify compliance with the terms and conditions governing the use of our website (including monitoring private messages sent through our website private messaging service)

3.3          If you submit personal information for publication on our website, we will publish and otherwise use that information in accordance with the licence you grant to us.


4.            Disclosing personal information

4.1          We may disclose your information to any of our employees, officers, insurers, professional advisers, agents, suppliers or subcontractors insofar as reasonably necessary for the purposes set out in this policy.

4.2          We may disclose your personal information to any member of our group of companies (this means our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and all its subsidiaries) insofar as reasonably necessary for the purposes set out in this policy.

4.3          We may disclose your personal information:

(a)          to the extent that we are required to do so by law;

(b)          in connection with any ongoing or prospective legal proceedings;

4.4          Except as provided in this policy, we will not provide your personal information to third parties.

5.            International data transfers

5.1          Personal information that you publish on our website or submit for publication on our website may be available, via the internet, around the world. We cannot prevent the use or misuse of such information by others.

5.4          You expressly agree to the transfers of personal information described in this Section 5.

7.            Security of personal information

7.1          We will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.

7.2          We will store all the personal information you provide on our secure (password- and firewall-protected) servers.

7.3          You acknowledge that the transmission of information over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.

7.4          You are responsible for keeping the password you use for accessing our website confidential; we will not ask you for your password (except when you log in to our website).

7.5          Where we transfer to another business the information that you supply to us through our enquiry forms, we will do so securely. We keep such transfers secure by encrypting transferred data.

8.            Amendments

8.1          We may update this policy from time to time by publishing a new version on our website.

8.2          You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes to this policy.

9.            Your rights

9.1          We may withhold personal information that you request to the extent permitted by law.

9.2          You may instruct us at any time not to process your personal information for marketing purposes.

9.3          In practice, you will usually either expressly agree in advance to our use of your personal information for marketing purposes, or we will provide you with an opportunity to opt out of the use of your personal information for marketing purposes.

10.          Third party websites

10.1        Our website includes hyperlinks to, and details of, third party websites.

10.2        We have no control over, and are not responsible for, the privacy policies and practices of third parties.

11.          Updating information

11.1        Please let us know if the personal information that we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated.

12.          About cookies

12.1        A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.

12.2        Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.

12.3        Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.

12.4        Cookies can be used by web servers to identify and track users as they navigate different pages on a website and identify users returning to a website.

13.          Our cookies

13.1        We use both session and persistent cookies on our website.

 (a)         we use Google Analytics and 3rd party on our website to recognise a computer when a user visits the website, track users as they navigate the website, improve the website's usability, analyse the use of the website, administer the website, personalise the website for each user, target advertisements which may be of particular interest to specific users for remarketing purposes.


14.          Analytics cookies

                We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of our website. Our analytics service provider generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies. The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of our website. Our analytics service provider's privacy policy is available at: [http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/].

15.          Third party cookies

15.1        Our website also uses third party cookies.

15.2        We publish Google AdSense interest-based advertisements on our website. These are tailored by Google to reflect your interests. To determine your interests, Google will track your behaviour on our website and on other websites across the web using the DoubleClick cookie. We publish Google AdSense advertisements on our website. To determine your interests, Google will track your behaviour on our website and on other websites across the web using the DoubleClick cookie. This behaviour tracking allows Google to tailor the advertisements you see on other websites to reflect your interests (we do not publish interest-based advertisements on this website). You can view, delete or add interest categories associated with your browser by visiting: http://www.google.com/settings/ads/. You can also opt out of the AdSense partner network cookie using those settings or using the NAI's (Network Advertising Initiative's) multi-cookie opt-out mechanism at: http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/. However, these opt-out mechanisms themselves use cookies, and if you clear the cookies from your browser your opt-out will not be maintained. To ensure that an opt-out is maintained in respect of a particular browser, you may wish to consider using the Google browser plug-in available at: https://www.google.com/settings/ads/plugin.

15.3        Details of  third party cookies used by our website are set out below:

(a)          cookies information can be found at https://www.adroll.com/about/privacy

16.          Blocking cookies

16.1        Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies; for example:

(a)          in Internet Explorer (version 11) you can block cookies using the cookie handling override settings available by clicking "Tools", "Internet Options", "Privacy" and then "Advanced";

(b)          in Firefox (version 39) you can block all cookies by clicking "Tools", "Options", "Privacy", selecting "Use custom settings for history" from the drop-down menu, and unticking "Accept cookies from sites"; and

(c)           in Chrome (version 44), you can block all cookies by accessing the "Customise and control" menu, and clicking "Settings", "Show advanced settings" and "Content settings", and then selecting "Block sites from setting any data" under the "Cookies" heading.

16.2        Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.

16.3        If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website.

17.          Deleting cookies

17.1        You can delete cookies already stored on your computer; for example:

(a)          in Internet Explorer (version 11), you must manually delete cookie files (you can find instructions for doing so at http://windows.microsoft.com/en-gb/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-11);

(b)          in Firefox (version 39), you can delete cookies by clicking "Tools", "Options" and "Privacy", then selecting "Use custom settings for history" from the drop-down menu, clicking "Show Cookies", and then clicking "Remove All Cookies"; and

(c)           in Chrome (version 44), you can delete all cookies by accessing the "Customise and control" menu, and clicking "Settings", "Show advanced settings" and "Clear browsing data", and then selecting "Cookies and other site and plug-in data" before clicking "Clear browsing data".

17.2        Deleting cookies will have a negative impact on the usability of many websites.

18.          Our details

                This website is owned and operated by Medical Cosmetic Enhancements PC. Our principal place of business is at 2311 M Street, suite 402, Washington DC 20037.You can contact us by writing to the business address given above, by using our website contact form, by email to MCElaser@gmail.com or by telephone on 202-621-8675.

Request an appointment or a free consultation online, or call:

Downtown DC

(202) 621-8675

2311 M St NW, Suite 402

9am-5pm Monday-Friday


*Disclaimer: As with all medical treatments, no guarantees & individual results may vary

Virginia Locations

Pentagon City Mall: (202) 621-8675

Fashion Centre at Pentagon City, Metro Level

12pm-5pm Tuesdays

McLean Professional Park: (202)621-8675

Coolsculpting consults & treatments only

1479 Chain Bridge Rd, Suite 100


Wednesdays & Saturdays only

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