12.1. General information
We use the following simple social media links to the YOUNG LIVING Social Media Profiles on the YOUNG LIVING website. A simple link to the respective website of the social networks is made available. As a result, when visiting the YOUNG LIVING website, no automatic exchange or transfer of personal data to the respective provider of the social media networks takes place - unless such exchange or transfer is described in more detail below. Only when clicking on the respective link which opens a pop-up, and then entering your access data of the social network (or if you are already logged in), data are processed exclusively by the respective networks themselves.
You can control what data you share on the social networks through the privacy settings that are available on most social media platforms. For more information about how to customize your privacy settings and how external social media sites handle your personally identifiable information, see the following:12.2. Facebook
We link to Facebook ("Facebook
We also use a link to Instagram on our YOUNG LIVING website, which is provided by Instagram LLC. ("Instagram
. 12.6. Google +
We link to the network Google+, operated by Google Inc. ("Google
We offer a link to the Pinterest social network operated by Pinterest Inc., 808 Brannan Street, San Francisco, CA 94103-490, USA ("Pinterest
"). Once you click the link, a connection is established between your web browser and Pinterest. For more information about the purpose, scope, and processing and use of the data by Pinterest, as well as your rights and ways to protect your privacy, see the Pinterest Privacy Notice: https://about.pinterest.com/en/privacy-policy12.8. DISQUS
On our YOUNG LIVING website we use the DISQUS commentary system operated by DISQUS, Inc., 301 Howard St, Floor 3, San Francisco, California-94105, USA ("DISQUS
"). DISQUS allows you to log in either through your own DISQUS user account or via existing user accounts on Facebook, Twitter and Google+. If you have logged in to the DISQUS feature on your social media account via our YOUNG LIVING website, these service providers will also collect and process information about your use of the DISQUS features. Please take note of the privacy information of the respective provider. Even anonymous comments as a guest is possible, but then some features will not be available.
DISQUS sends the user's e-mail address and the IP address used when entering a comment to YOUNG LIVING. We only need this information for the purpose of contacting you in connection with your use of DISQUS, for example, if we have questions about your user comments. An unauthorized disclosure to third parties does not occur.
If a user of a website incorporating DISQUS writes a comment, it will be transmitted to DISQUS in the USA together with his user data. For this, DISQUS has submitted to the EU-US Privacy Shield: https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework
and therefore offers a guarantee to comply with the European data protection standard.
Insofar as you have given us consent, Article 6 (1) (1) (a) GDPR is the legal basis for the processing of your data by DISQUS. You can revoke your consent at any time with effect for the future. DISQUS is also used on the basis of our legitimate interests under Article 6 (1) (1) (f) GDPR.
We delete your data in so far as they are no longer necessary for the purposes mentioned above and there are no statutory storage requirements.
DISQUS privacy information can be found here: https://help.disqus.com/terms-and-policies/disqus-privacy-policy