Who we are

Our website address is: https://gentlysmoothsugaring.com/

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Contact forms

The site collects information from its users through the contact form. This information includes, but is not limited to: name and e-mail address. This information is collected to provide you with a service, e.g. so that I can respond to your query, and is entirely voluntary.


A cookie is a small alphanumeric text file sent from a website that is stored on your computer. Cookies allow information to be saved between visits, e.g. to keep you logged in to a website or remember your order details in a shopping cart.

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

The site uses Koko Analytics to monitor traffic to the website. Koko Analytics sets a cookie to identify repeat users to the website. Using Koko Analytics allows us to view user trends, ensure the website works properly on all browsers and operating systems, and means we can prioritise information that visitors want to see e.g. based on how you find the website in the search engines.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.