Privacy Policy

Sheer Science is committed to protecting your privacy and providing you the most powerful and safe online experience. This privacy and security policy (“Privacy Policy”) applies to the Sheer Science® web site (“Web Site”) and is intended to assist you in understanding what information we gather about you when you visit our Web Site, how we use that information, and the safeguards we have in place for the information. By using the Web Site, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.  
 
Sheer Science encourages you to review the privacy statements of web sites you choose to link to from the Web Site so that you can understand how those web sites collect, use and share your information. Sheer Science and its affiliates are not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on web sites outside of the Web Site.  
 
1. Collection of Personal Information. Sheer Science collects company and personal identifiable information through various forms and places on the Websites such as in connection with a request or purchase of a product, service, or information or if you register for a Website account. Visitors are not required to give such information to access our website; you may browse our Websites without providing any personal information. However, if for example, you decide to place an order, we will ask you for your name, delivery and billing address, phone number, email address, and payment information such as credit/debit card number, expiration dates, PayPal or third-party payment information. When you submit your personally identifiable or demographic information on one of the Websites, you are giving your consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your information as set forth in this Privacy Policy.  
 
Sheer Science keeps track of the Web Site and pages our customers visit within the Website on its own, as well as through use of third-party applications, pixels and tools that aggregate Web Site user data for consumer use, in order to determine what Sheer Science services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area. These interest-based ads, also sometimes referred to as personalized or targeted ads, are served to you based on information from activities such as visiting and purchasing on our sites, visiting sites that contain Sheer Science content or ads and interacting with our social media campaigns. Interest can be served to you on social media, Amazon, display networks and other participating partners. You can learn more about opting-out of interest-based ads via these links; Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out page, YourOnlineChoices page for your location, or the Digital Advertising Alliance of Canada’s opt-out page, as applicable. You can also check your personalized setting on various social platforms to opt-out of interest-based ads for specific platforms.  
 
Our web server and analytics software automatically collects information about your computer hardware and software of visitors to the Web Site, and its satellite sites, including but not limited to: your domain names (but not the e-mail addresses), your IP address, browser type, access times, and referring web site address. This information is used to maintain qualify of the service, and is aggregated to measure the number of visits, average time spent on the site, pages viewed, and other statistical information.  
 
2. Use of Your Personal Information. We use your personal information to assist in marketing products and services offered by Sheer Science and its business partners, and to enhance the content of our website. Sheer Science does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Sheer Science may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Sheer Science may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Sheer Science and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.  
 
3. Security of Your Personal Information. All information gathered about each visitor to the Web Site and its satellite sites is subject to and protected by the Electronic Communications Privacy Act. We may, from time to time, share visitor information with third party business partners. Sheer Science and its satellite sites maintain a private database on its web server for the storage of all such information.  
 
Sheer Science secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. Sheer Science secures personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol. To learn more about our security practices, please see our Order Safety page.  
 
Although we will use all reasonable efforts to safeguard the confidentiality of any visitor information collected, Sheer Science and its satellite sites will have no liability for disclosure of any visitor information obtained due to errors in transmission or the unauthorized acts of third parties.  
 
4. Use of Cookies. The Web Site uses "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.  
 
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the web server that you have returned to a specific page. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Web Site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the features that you customized.  
 
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the web sites you visit.  
 
5. Children’s Privacy. Sheer Science does not knowingly collect or solicit any information from anyone under the age of 13. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 13, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any information from a child under 13, please contact us at 800-681-0366.  
 
6. Revisions to the Privacy Policy. Sheer Science and its satellite sites reserve the right to change or update this privacy policy, or any other policy or practice, at any time with reasonable notice to users of its website. Any changes or updates will be effective immediately upon posting to the Web Site and its satellite sites. When we change the policy in a material manner we will update the ‘last updated’ date below.  
 
7. Additional Assistance. Sheer Science welcomes your comments regarding this Privacy Policy. If you believe we have not adhered to this Policy, please contact us. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.  

 
 
Sheer Science 
260 Smith Street  
Farmingdale, NY 11735  
 
TELEPHONE:  
800-681-1102