Skinaddict Ltd Cookie Usage
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.
These cookies enable the store front to function, and cannot be disabled without crippling the shopping cart and browsing experience for customers.
ASPSESSIONIDXXXXXXXX – This is an ASP session cookie that identifies the customer’s current session with the server. This cookie does not contain any content other than the session ID (indicated in the cookie name by “XXXXXXXX”)
Vsettings – This cookie stores any site settings for that session. This cookie does not contain any content other than the session settings. For example, if a customer selects to display 24 results per page on Search Results and Category pages, this cookie will store that setting throughout the customer’s browsing experience.
Slt – This cookie is a session login token that gets set when a customer logs in to the store. It is necessary for customers to be able to log in to the store and allows customers to check out as a returning customer. This cookie is only set when the customer logs in, and is not set if the customer is returning to an active session.
CartID5 – This cookie allows customers to add items to the cart. This cookie is required in order for the shopping cart to function, and without this cookie customers would not be able to proceed to the checkout page.
These cookies are used for some of the more enhanced features available within the store, and are disabled if you do not consent to accept cookies.
History50 – This cookie stores the ProductIDs of the last items viewed by a customer on your store. This cookie is used to control the My Recent History functionality, which appears at the bottom of all product pages as your customers browse your site.
_atuvc – This cookie comes from AddThis. The store’s integration with AddThis allows share buttons (Twitter, Email, Google+, etc.) to appear beneath the product image.
Google – This cookie is used to create summary analytics so that we can monitor and improve usage of our website. It is disabled if you do not consent to accept cookies.
More about Cookies
Most web browsers allow some control of cookies through the browser settings, for example in Google Chrome you can disable ‘third party’ cookies (Settings > Under the Bonnet > Block third-party cookies and site data).
To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites you can install a browser add-in. Visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.