Mrs Stylist Cookies policies

Information about my use of cookies

My website www.mrsstylist.com (my site) uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of my site. This helps me to provide you with a good experience when you browse my site and also allows me to improve my site. By continuing to browse my site, you are agreeing to my use of cookies.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that is stored on your browser or the hard drive of your computer, if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

I may use the following cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of my site. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of my site.
  • Analytical/performance cookies. They allow me to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around my site when they are using it. This helps me to improve the way my site works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to my site. This enables me to personalise my content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences.
  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to my site, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. I will use this information to make my site and the advertising displayed on it (if any) more relevant to your interests. I may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

You can find more information about the individual cookies I currently use and the purposes for which I use them in the table below:

Cookie Name/Type Purpose/ More information
PHPSESSID cookie
Strictly necessary cookie
This is a session ID cookie which is stored to allow the CMS system which renders each page in our site to know which pages it has rendered during your browsing session. It stores a random number ID which has nothing to do with you or your browsing behaviour.
Google Analytics (“__atuvc, _ga, cc_analytics, __utma, __utmz”)
Analytical/ performance cookie
Google Analytics is a system used by many websites to record anonymous information about who visits a website. Google set six different cookies with expiry dates ranging from 1 day to 2 years. These cookies are used mainly to differentiate between first time visitors to a website and repeat visitors. They do not contain any personally identifiable information. You can find out more about how Google use cookies at http://www.google.com/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html. You can also review Google’s Privacy Policy on analytics here http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html. You can opt out of Google Analytics on all sites by installing this browser plugin http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which I have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

You can block the download of cookies or remove/disable them (including the cookies I use) by altering the privacy settings on your web browser. Guidance on how to do this can be found at www.cookiepedia.co.uk or www.aboutcookies.org. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies), you may not be able to access all or parts of my site.

If you have any queries regarding this cookie policy, please email me at emma@mrsstylist.com or write to me at 48 Fontarabia Road, London, SW11 5PF.

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