Who we are

GEHWOL is the world’s most comprehensive line of effective therapeutic foot care products that treat the widest range of foot conditions including calluses, cracks, blister, fungus, sweat and dryness.
GEHWOL combines its expertise and knowledge in producing foot care products for more than 150 years, and the use of the finest ingredients, including botanical and essentials oils, in order to develop its products. GEHWOL line has over 25 products suitable for diabetics.
GEHWOL unique line of products is used and sold in Resorts, Med Spas, Professional Podiatrists offices and independent Pharmacies.
Our website addresses are: http://gehwol-usa.com/ and http://gehwofootcare.com/

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

We hate spam as much as you do, and will never share your information with anyone. It is for our eyes only. Subscription to our newsletter or Contact Form submissions are not automatic and must be registered for by you. The only automatic subscription is for our resellers who will be added to a reseller list to be notified of any important changes in policies and things of similar important nature that directly effect your account and sales.

Cookies

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 have an account and you log in to this site, 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.

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.

Analytics

Who we share your data with

we do not sell any of your personal data. To be able to provide our services to you and to run our business, we share data with third parties from the following categories:
  • Third parties, which are involved in processing purchases, e.g. web shop systems, payment service providers, manufacturers, warehouses, order packers, logistic companies, etc.
  • Third parties, which provide professionals services to us, e.g. advertising partners, marketing agencies, business consultants, web hosting providers, etc.
  • Law enforcement and other government authorities, e.g. tax office and customs.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue. For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

We would occasionally send you  information about their products, services and evens. In addition to the data that you provide to us, we may also match profiling data  from third parties with your registration details.

Additional information

How we protect your data

We use reasonable and appropriate physical, electronic, and administrative safeguards to protect personal data from loss, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction, taking into account the nature of the Personal Data and risks involved in processing that information.

What data breach procedures we have in place

We protect customer data with the following site features:
  • We are entirely using SSL/HTTPS throughout all our sites. This encrypts our user communications with the servers so personal identifiable information is never captured by third parties without authorization.
In case of a data breach, System administrators will immediately go through affected users and will attempt to reset passwords if needed after informing the user.

What third parties we receive data from

Google Analytics — Visitor statistics, we do not track personally identifiable information. You can also opt-out of Google Analytics. Youtube — Embedded Videos, may track your usage when you play a video. Privacy Policy. Facebook – We use the Facebook re targeting pixel as a part of our marketing efforts. Privacy Policy. GDPR information provided by Facebook.

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

We do not use automated decision-making. We use the Facebook re-targeting pixel as a part of our marketing efforts. Privacy Policy. GDPR information provided by Facebook.