NAOS SOUTH AFRICA PROPRIETARY LIMITED – BIODERMA
1. What is a cookie?
A "cookie" or "plotter" is a file of limited size, generally made up of letters and numbers, created and stored in the memory of your browser located on the hard disk of your device (computer, tablet, mobile, etc.) when consulting a website, opening an email, installing or using a software or mobile application. Cookies can temporarily store information about the use and users of a website. Cookies have an essential role and allow us to improve and personalize your browsing on our Website, for example by offering you the content that corresponds most to your interests. Cookies do not compromise the security of the Website.
2. What information can we obtain?
Although the precise details of the information we collect through cookies vary according to specific needs, we generally collect the following information on our Website:
• Connection information
• Navigation information on our Website (pages viewed, length of visit, products sought ...)
• Browser information
• Device information
• Advertisements clicked on
• Location (country only)
3. How do we use them?
Here are the details of the 4 categories of cookies on our Website:
3.1 Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are strictly necessary for the operation of the Website, allowing the use of the main activities offered.
By disabling the use of these cookies, the linked features can no longer be used. Bioderma cannot be responsible for malfunctions related to their deactivation.
Name of the cookie
Preserves users states across page requests
3.2 Functional cookies and personalization
These cookies allow you to personalize your experience on the Website.
These cookies allow in particular:
- To recognize you and to log you in automatically thanks to the memorization of your information filled in the forms on our Website (registration or access to your account).
- Adapt the presentation of our Website to the display preferences of your terminal (display resolution, operating system used, etc.).
- To give you access to reserved and personal areas of our Website, thanks to your login.
By disabling the use of these cookies, you will still be able to continue browsing on our Site but your preferences will not be saved.
3.3 Traffic and performance cookies
These cookies allow us to understand how visitors interact with our Website, to know the most visited pages or sections and thus improve its operation and ergonomics. If you do not allow the deposit of these cookies, we will not be able to track the performance of our Website.
These cookies can be disabled without affecting your experience on our Site.
Name of the cookie
This cookie, which was created by Google Analytics, is used to control the tag loading to identify visitor interactions, anonymously, with the Website.
This cookie, which was created by Google Analytics, makes it possible to measure the information relating to the use of our Website.
This cookie, which was created by Google Analytics, makes it possible to monitor the rate of requests to its servers. This cookie allows us to identify areas for improvement on our Website.
This cookie is necessary for the functioning of Google Analytics to measure the information relating to the use of our Website.
These cookies are necessary for the operation of Google Analytics to measure the information relating to the use of our Website.
3.4 Advertising Targeting Cookies & Third-Party Cookies
Our Website may contain cookies issued by third parties.
These cookies are generally placed by our advertising partners, in order to offer you advertising content, on and off our Website, relevant and personalized according to your interests, the pages viewed on our Website, etc. If you do not accept the deposit of these cookies, you may not see suitable advertisements appear.
These cookies allow us to enrich the multimedia content of our Website and improve its user-friendliness. They also allow you to connect to your social networks, share content from our Website, etc. If you deactivate these cookies, you risk not being able to use the functionalities offered by social networks, or not being able to consult the multimedia content of our Website.
These may be, for example, cookies deposited by social networks (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, etc.), by advertising agencies.
Our Website contains plug-ins (or application buttons), allowing you to share content (e.g. “Share” button), to like our content (e.g. “Like” button) or to log in from your social network accounts. We hereby inform you that these plug-ins may identify you, even if you have not used a button, but remain logged into your social media accounts (open sessions) while browsing our Website.
We have no control over the process applied by these third parties to collect information about your browsing on our Website and to associate it with the personal information they have. We therefore suggest that you read the cookie policies of these third parties.
The third parties likely to deposit cookies through our Website are as follows:
4. Your choices about cookies
You can always allow, limit or deny the deposit of our cookies, in whole or part.
4.1. Consent prior to the cookies deposit
The saving of a cookie on a device is essentially subordinate to the will of the user, which they can express and modify at any time and free of charge through the choices available to them.
You will be deemed to have consented to the deposit of cookies for the Website if:
- You continued your browsing without setting the plotters;
- You accepted the cookies in the settings window.
4.2. Denying cookie
If you deny to save cookies on your device, or if you delete the cookies stored there, you will not be able to benefit from a number of features that may be necessary to navigate certain areas of the Website.
If applicable, we accept no liability for consequences related to impaired operation of our services, resulting from the impossibility for us to save or consult the cookies necessary for their operation or cookies that you may have denied or deleted.
To find out more about cookies, we invite you to consult the following Website: www.aboutcookies.org.