Effective as of 6 October 2011

Lavande au Soleil, LLC is committed to protecting the online privacy of visitors to our website. The privacy policy applies only to the website and the online services provided by Lavande au Soleil. The purpose of this privacy policy is to inform you about the types of information we gather about you when you visit our website, how we may use that information and how we disclose it to third parties.


Personal Information
As an E-commerce website, we may request that you supply us with personal information, such as your name, email address, mailing address, home or work telephone number. If you choose to give us personal information through our website, we will collect and retain that information.

Non-Personal Information
When you use our website, we may also collect non-personal information, which we consider to be information that cannot be used to identify you personally. Non-personal information includes demographic information (your age, gender, income, education, profession, etc.), technical information (your IP address, the type of browser you are using, the websites you visit immediately before and immediately after you visit our website and other anonymous data involving your use of our website) and information that you provide us through your use of our website, such as the terms you enter into the search functions of our website. We reserve the right to use or disclose non-personal information in any way we see fit.

We use cookies to enhance your visits to our website. A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser from a web server and stored on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies do not store personal information about you, unless you knowingly provide it. Cookies can store non-personal information, such as what websites, pages or advertisements your browser has accessed. We use cookies to store information and personalize your experience with our website.

You have control over cookies. Most browsers can be set to notify you when a cookie is being placed on your computer and can also be set to refuse to accept cookies, although this may affect your Internet experience. You can also erase cookies that are already on your computer. For more information about working with cookies, you should consult your user manual or help function for your specific browser and operating system software.

Financial Information and Payment Processing
Lavande au Soleil uses Mal’s Ecommerce, a third party shopping cart, which is directly integrated into a third party payment gateway. The third party payment gateway is responsible for processing the financial information needed to complete your payments.

Lavande au Soleil is not generally privy to this information at any time. Mal’s Ecommerce is protected by McAfee Secure and is tested and certified daily to pass the McAfee security tests, which help protect you from identity theft, viruses, spyware and other online threats.


Our Services and Website
We use your personal information to process product orders, communicate with you and allow you to participate in online surveys. We use aggregated non-personal information about our users to understand our website’s demographics. We may also use the personal or non-personal information we collect to analyze how our website is being used, to improve the content of our website and for marketing and promotional efforts.

Email Communications
If you send us an email with questions or comments, we may use your personal information to respond to your questions or comments and we may save your questions or comments for future reference. You consent to being contacted by email and sent information about products and services which we believe may be of interest to you. You will have the opportunity to subscribe to an electronic newsletter that will send information about our website to your email address. However, we will provide you with the option to change your preferences and opt-out of receiving those communications. You may request at any time that we not email you in the future by clicking the “unsubscribe” link which is included at the bottom of any email that you receive from us. If you unsubscribe, we will make reasonable efforts to discontinue these email communications as soon as practicable.

Security of the Information We Collect
The security of your personal information is important to us. We maintain safeguards to secure your personal information. However, there is always some risk in transmitting information electronically. The personal information we collect is stored within databases that we control. We use security measures consistent with industry standards, such as firewalls and encryption technology, to protect your information. However, we cannot guarantee the security of our databases, nor can we guarantee that information you supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to us over the Internet.


Aggregate Information
We do not share your personal information with any non-affiliated third party without your permission. We may disclose aggregate information, such as demographic information and our statistical analyses to third parties, including advertisers or other business partners. This aggregate information does not include your personal information.

We restrict access to personal information to Lavande au Soleil employees, contractors and agents who need to know that information in order to operate, develop or improve our services. We may, however, share your personal information with certain websites that are controlled by us, so that they and we can offer you products and services that may be of interest to you.


Our website may contain links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such other websites.

Other Disclosures

We may disclose personal information when we are required or requested to do so by law, court order or other government or law enforcement authority or regulatory agency; to enforce or apply our rights and agreements; or, when we believe in good faith that disclosing this information is necessary or advisable, such as protecting and defending the rights or property of Lavande au Soleil.


We reserve the right to change this privacy policy at any time and will post any changes to this privacy policy as soon as they go into effect. The privacy policy will include the latest revision date. Please refer back to this privacy policy on a regular basis.