Terms and conditions of participation

  • Terms and conditions of participation

    This event is not connected to Facebook or Instagram in any way and is in no way supported, supervised or monitored by Facebook or Instagram. Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, Henkelstraße 67, 40589 Düsseldorf (herewith “Henkel”), not Facebook or Instagram, is the recipient of the information provided by you. All questions, comments and complaints should be directed to Henkel, not to Facebook or Instagram.

    If you activate and enter the competition on Facebook or Instagram, your personal data may be collected directly from you (e.g. IP address and cookie ID) by Facebook, Inc. or Instagram and used for the purposes of Facebook, Inc or Instagram. This can also occur in the USA. We are not responsible for gathering and using personal data, which can also include setting cookies, by Facebook, Inc. or Instagram. You can find more information on the precise data processing operations, retention periods and processing purposes directly from Facebook Inc. or Instagram, and the data protection agreement of Facebook, Inc. or , Inc can be downloaded here and/ or here.

    • Process and execution of the competition

      The competition host is Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, Henkelstraße 67, 40589 Düsseldorf (herein “Henkel”).

      • The online-competition will take place from February 20, 2017 to June 30, 2017, 23.59 pm.

      • To enter in the online-competition, each participant must be a professional hairdresser and submit a picture or video of a blonde look created by the participant personally and decide if he/she wants to join the team of Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME Ambassador Kim Vo or Schwarzkopf Professional Colour Ambassador Lesley Jennison. The participant chooses the team by using the respective hashtag #TEAMKIMVO or #TEAMLESLEY.

      • Participation channels are the campaign website , Whats App, Snapchat or Instagram with the hashtags #BLONDMEBATTLE and #TEAMKIMVO or #TEAMLESLEY.

      • No purchase of any Henkel product is necessary to enter the competition, however internet access is required.

      • The prizes for the online participation:

        • Winner of #TEAMKIMVO:
          A trip to Los Angeles for 2 persons. The prize includes: economy class flights to Los Angeles, 3 nights in a double bed room, a meet & greet with Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME ambassador Kim Vo.

        • Winner of #TEAMLESLEY:
          A trip to London for 2 persons. The prize includes: economy class fligths to London, 3 nights in a double bed room, a meet & greet with Schwarzkopf Professional Colour Ambassador Lesley Jennison.

      • The winner will be the participant in each of the two teams who has submitted the best look based on the criteria creativity and craft, and such winners will be selected by an internal jury consisting of Linh Phan, Simon Ellis, Kim Vo, Lesley Jennison and Alex Kontier.

      • The winner will be informed via e-mail, Instagram or Whats App within 30 days of being selected.

      • By posting the photos and using the above-mentioned hashtags, you allow us to repost and share your uploaded pictures and videos on all social media channels and websites of Schwarzkopf Professional.

    • Eligibility to participate

      All natural persons who are at least 18 years old, are professional hairdressers and are resident in one of the following countries: USA, Canada, Sweden, Norway, Finland, Croatia, Malta, Cyprus, Portugal and Hungary agreed to the terms and conditions of participation and have posted a picture or video of a blonde look created by him/herself on the campaign website, Whats App, Snapchat or Instagram with the #BLONDMEBATTLE and #TEAMKIMVO or #TEAMLESLEY.

      In order to participate in the competition, all personal information supplied must be valid and true. Each participant may only take part on his or her own behalf. Employees of the supporting agency, Henkel AG & Co. KGaA and associated companies, as well as their dependents, are not eligible to participate.

    • Non infringement/Agreement of Customer /Use of posts

      The participant must ensure that any individual who is featured in any pictures, images or videos submitted by the participant as part of this competition is aged at least 18 and has provided his/her consent to the relevant image or video being published on the internet and submitted to this online competition.

      The participant promises that his/her entry and all material comprised in it is the entrant’s own work and does not infringe the intellectual property or other rights of any third party.

    • Exclusion of specific persons

      In the event that a participant violates the terms and conditions of participation, or submits content that Henkel considers to be inappropriate, unlawful or offensive, Henkel reserves the right to exclude this participant from the competition.
      Participants who make use of illegitimate means or otherwise create an artificial advantage through manipulative practices will also be excluded. In such cases, Henkel may even revoke and require the return of any prize.

    • Premature conclusion of the competition

      Henkel reserves the right to terminate or end the competition at any point with no prior warning. In particular, Henkel will make use of this right if, due to technical (e.g. virus in the computer system, manipulation or error in the hardware or software) or legal reasons, a proper execution of the competition cannot be guaranteed.

      Insofar as such a termination is caused by the conduct of a participant, Henkel can demand compensation from that person for the damages arising.

    • Prize and prize winner

      The prize winner(s) will be informed by Henkel via email, Instagram or Whats App within 30 days of selection on with no guarantee. If a winner does not respond to the email within 14 days of being notified by Henkel, then the winner’s prize will be forfeited and Henkel shall be entitled to select the next best BlondMe look. Each winner will be announced on within 30 days of being confirmed.

      The prizes have to be redeemed (and travel completed) between July 2017 and December 2017 , precise dates to be agreed between Henkel and the winners, depending on availability for the “Meet and Greet”. If not redeemed and used within the time frame mentioned above, all vouchers expire. Only one prize can be redeemed per participant, for which there is no cash alternative. Prize claims cannot be transferred to others. Henkel retains the right to substitute the prize with another prize of similar value in the event the original prize offered is not available.

      The trip to Los Angeles or London will be booked individually with a third party provider selected by Henkel. The third party provision of such trips will be subject to any terms and conditions of the travel agency and other third party providers or carriers, such terms and conditions are available on request. Henkel does not assume any responsibility, if for any reasons, flights or other trip arrangements are cancelled or delayed. Henkel cannot provide any replacement arrangements.

      It is the sole responsibility of the participant and each of his/her travel companions to ensure that before travelling each person is in possession of all necessary travel and health documents. It is recommended that all persons travelling take out adequate travel insurance, and it is the sole responsibility of each person travelling to ensure that any insurance cover purchased is suitable for their needs.

      Henkel accepts no responsibility for any costs associated with the prize and not specifically included in the prize (including, without limitation, travel to and from the airport).

    • Liability

      Henkel does not accept responsibility for entries lost through technical fault, or any late, lost, misdirected, damaged, incomplete, incorrectly tagged or fraudulent entries. Proof of entry is not automatically proof of receipt.

      With the award of the prize, Henkel is free of all further obligations.

      Henkel is not liable for material and legal defects of the prize provided by a third party cooperation partner and/or for the insolvency of the cooperation partner and the resulting consequences for the execution of the competition and the awarding of the prize. Any complaints should be directed to the cooperation partner.

      Henkel is only liable for material and legal defects in the event of malicious intent or negligence.

      Henkel is not liable for damages caused by errors, delays or interruptions in the transfer, faults in the technical facilities and service, incorrect contents, loss or deletion of data, viruses or anything else that can arise in the participation of a competition.

      The limitations of liability cease to be valid if the damages are caused by Henkel (its organs, employees or subcontractors) through malicious intent or negligence, or if they are caused by a contractual obligation.

      There is no liability whatsoever to any individuals excluded in accordance with Paragraph 4.

    • Other

      Henkel’s decision is final and there is no right of appeal. The terms and conditions of participation and the entire legal relationship between the participants and Henkel are exclusively subject to the law of the Federal Republic of Germany. If individual provisions in the terms and conditions of participation should be or become invalid, the validity of the remaining provisions will be unaffected. The terms and conditions of participation can be amended by Henkel at any time with no prior warning.

      The general terms of use of Henkel’s website also apply. These can be found at:

  • Data protection agreement for participation in the competition

    In order to participate in the competition, the participant(s) must supply the personal data requested by mandatory fields marked with a *. These mandatory personal data are name, email address and country. Any further information shall be supplied by the participant voluntarily.

    There is no right to registration.

    The participant furthermore agrees that

    Henkel or a supplier contracted by Henkel will gather and use the data provided by the participant(s) as part of the necessary process for carrying out the competition. Insofar as this is necessary for the delivery of the prize, Henkel will supply personal data to third parties.

    By means of registration the participant agrees that Henkel and/or the involved agency saves and processes its personal data for the purpose of carrying out and for the course of the online competition.

    Insofar as the participant(s) has/have given his/her permission to be contacted by a sales representative of Schwarzkopf Professional in its salon, Henkel will use the data provided as part of the registration process for the following purposes:

    • Publication of the data online and in social media for the purposes of providing information of a winning entry;
    • Gathering and use of the data for the purposes of advertising, consultancy and market research concerning cosmetic products by Henkel, either by email, regular mail, telephone or by visit of sales representative.

    The participant may participate in the online competition irrespective of whether this permission is granted.

    Any permission granted can be revoked at any time with immediate effect.
    In order to revoke the granted permission or to obtain information on the stored data on them, participants are requested to contact the data protection officer of Henkel, e.g. write to the following address: Henkelstraße 67, 40589 Düsseldorf, Germany or email: Henkel and any suppliers contracted by Henkel are obliged to uphold the provisions of data protection and media law.

    After receipt of a revocation of consent the personal data of a participant will immediately be deleted.

    Additional information on the subject of data protection, in particular on the gathering and use of your data when visiting our website, can be found in the general data protection information for Henkel under

  • Consent Usage Rights

    By accepting the “consent”, the participant agrees that Henkel may use the content provided in the course of registration to the online competition and marked with #BLONDMEBATTLE and #TEAMKIMVO or #TEAMLESLEY for the following purposes:

    The content may be shown on all websites and social media sites of Schwarzkopf Professional.

    With the content the first name and first letter of the last name may be shown.

    Schwarzkopf Professional may reshare and repost all content on the social media channels and website of Schwarzkopf Professional.

    Schwarzkopf Professional may use the content for all marketing material (online and print).

    For this purpose, the participant grants to Henkel the worldwide usage rights to the content for an unlimited period of time. The usage right includes the right to change and rework the content.