Privacy Policy


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Institute of Beauty & Makeup holds the right to revoke such permission at any time. Apart from this permission and uses permitted under the Copyright Act 1988, all other rights are reserved.

Requests for further authorisations, including authorisations to use material on this website for commercial purposes, should be directed to our staff via email.


This website is administered by the Institute of Beauty & Makeup. The following provides an overview of how your privacy is protected during your visit.

Collection of information

Information on this website is gathered in two ways:

– indirectly through our site’s technology and

– directly when you provide information to us.

One example of information we collect indirectly from you is through our Internet access logs. When you access this site, your Internet address is automatically collected and is placed in our Internet access logs. One example of information we collect directly from you is through the use of cookies. Cookies are small files of information, which save and retrieve information about your visit to the site. For example, how you entered the site, how you navigated through the site and what information was accessed by you. The cookies we use only identify you as a number. If you do not want the information to be gathered on a cookie, you may obtain advice from your Internet Service Provider who will tell you how to disable a cookie through the appropriate menu in your browser.

Use of information

We analyse information obtained on this website to determine the effectiveness of our site and modify it to improve the service for users. If the information we collect from you is used for any other purpose, you will be advised of our intent when we request information from you. You can then abort your request, and therefore no information will be collected from you.

Use by children/minors

The services provided by this website are generally intended for persons over 16 years of age. If you are an individual under 16 years of age, your parent or guardian must approve your use of this website as well as the collection, use and disclosure of personal information by us, as set out in this Privacy Policy. The approval of your parents or guardian must be provided before you provide us with any personal information.

Protection of information

Institute of Beauty & Makeup does not sell your information to any third party. Institute of Beauty & Makeup may share information with a third party, but only if that information is provided directly by you and you have been informed in advance of the information’s release.

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Institute of Beauty & Makeup is committed to ensuring all data collected is protected across all aspects of our organisation, as per the guidelines set by the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) as it applies in the UK, tailored by the Data Protection Act 2018

We maintain committed to ensuring:

Personal data is processed fairly, lawfully and in a transparent manner.

Personal data is collected and processed only for specified and lawful purposes.

Processed data is adequate, relevant and not excessive.

Processed data is accurate and, where necessary, kept up to date.

Personal data is not kept longer than necessary.

Personal data is processed in accordance with an individual’s rights.

Personal data is kept secure.

Personal data is not transferred to any third party.

The lawfulness of processing:

Please refer to the headings, ‘Collection of Information’, ‘Use of information’ and ‘Protection of Information’ and the information held within these areas of our Privacy Policy.

Is personal information transferred outside?

Yes, personal information concerning Registered Users and customers located in the EU may be transferred outside.

In most instances, personal data we collect from all our students and leads (including those living in the EU) is collected, accessed and managed by our international operations and student support teams across the world. Institute of Beauty & Makeup has implemented standard contractual clauses to cover the transfer of data relevant to students for all staff associated with the organisation. We uphold rigorous principles to ensure that all employees and contractors adhere to the utmost level of confidentiality and privacy regarding all students enrolled in our courses.