Safe Shopping Experience
Shop Safely and Securely on SkinTrends.com
We know buying online can be uncomfortable for some people. A professionally built website with great information, great deals and some security symbols just takes you so far. Skin Trends is a trusted, professional skincare business that’s dedicated to providing you with a safe, secure user/buyer experience. We guard your personal information as if it were our own! How you ask? By using hosted/managed servers that employ the latest security measures and protection systems available. The high degree of security measures involved is meant to secure your personal data from any unauthorized access. You may notice during your shopping experience that SkinTrends.com relies on payment processors like Paypal and PayPal Payflow Pro to handle all of the actual sensitive information. Skin Trends doesn't store your credit card locally on its servers and chooses only to ask for information deemed necessary to provide you with the best customer service and online shopping experience available.
SkinTrends.com is an Authorized Store, which means it is authorized by every brand it represents to carry their products. Many stores aren't authorized, including merchants on Amazon.com, eBay.com and other major sites. See our profile at www.AuthorizedStore.com Skin Trends Authorized Store Profile
See our: Unauthorized Dealer Alert
Google Trusted Store
SkinTrends.com is Google Trusted Store. As a Google Trusted Store, SkinTrends.com is required to meet Google's stringent guidelines for customer service, customer satisfaction and on-time delivery of its products. All orders opted in and accepted by its customers are certified and protected by Google's $1,000 FREE Protection policy.
Data Center Security
SkinTrends.com is hosted by Nexcess, a state-of-the-art data center in the United States. Nexcess servers meet all 12 of the PCI Data Security Standard requirements identified by the PCI Security Standards Council. The PCI Security Standards Council was created to offer robust and comprehensive standards and supporting materials to enhance your payment card data security. For more info on the PCI Security Standards Council and the standards our host uses to protect your information, please visit www.PciSecurityStandards.org.
SkinTrends.com has partnered with PayPal and its leading payment gateway PayPal Payflow Pro , to safely and securely accept our customers' credit cards and electronic payments. The Payflow Pro payment gateway manages the complex routing of sensitive customer information through electronic check and credit card processing networks.The company adheres to strict industry standards for payment processing, including:
- 128-bit Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology for secure Internet Protocol (IP) transactions.
- Industry-leading encryption hardware and software methods and security protocols to protect customer information.
- Compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
For additional information regarding the privacy of your sensitive cardholder data, please visit the PayPal and PayPal Payflow pro websites.
Skin Trends/SkinTrends.com is registered with the PayPal Merchant Program
SkinTrends.com also accepts PayPal. PayPal is the largest digital wallet/transaction processor. A great choice for people who want to make payments without revealing their financial information.
PayPal is one of the most trusted names in payment processing. Annually, it handles more than $100 billion in annual transacting volume, with millions of merchants. It is trusted by brands big and small to reliably, securely and consistently process transactions for hundreds of thousands of people daily. SkinTrends.com's payment processor partners are as focused on your security as it is.
Employee Training and Security Policies
Skin Trends understands that people are often the weakest link in a site's security standards. To ensure that Skin Trend's team never puts your information at risk, each new employee receives training on best practices for secure data handling, secure web access and methods to respond to a potential security breach. Skin Trends has a zero-tolerance policy for any employee who violates its stringent security standards and could otherwise jeopardize your personal information.
Credit Card Fraud Protection
Many people don’t know that the most they can be liable for, in the event of unauthorized card use, is $50. Under the Fair Credit Billing Act, which has been in place for years, banks and credit card companies can't make you pay for unauthorized charges above $50. Skin Trends supports all local and federal law enforcement agencies, banks and credit card processors in the fight against fraudulent charges, identity theft and other crimes. (NOTE: If your credit card is stolen or if you have experienced unauthorized use of your card, call your credit card company immediately and notify it of these instances.)
Safe Shopping Symbols
Buyer-protection symbols represent companies that ensure the security and quality of the sites you are shopping. The PayPal icon shows you that SkinTrends.com is authorized and verified as an approved merchant. PayPal PayFlow Pro is a premier, trusted payment gateway for credit card processing. it is PCI DSS-compliant, so it follows strict security measures to protect your data/personal information. The GoDaddy.com icon/certificate shows you that SkinTrends.com is verified and secured by Premium EV-SSL data encryption. The green bar and lock that appear in your URL address bar during our checkout process show that your information is protected through encryption. The Google Trusted Store Seal, the BBB icon or other merchant-review services represents Skin Trends' current high-level service rating as an online merchant. SkinTrends.com's site is hosted at Nexcess, a state-of-the-art data center in the United States that houses many online stores. It's also PCI DSS-compliant, so it's diligent about data safety/security and protecting data from bugs, viruses, malware and other malicious computer/data enemies.