To participate in the Contest the ‘Bride to be’ should submit her entry by filling out the entry form and follow all steps for making entry mentioned on the Contest microsite (‘Entry’);
The participant can fill out the entry form available on Lakmé microsite www.lakmeindia.com/bridal-contest and can access the same through google or Facebook or one can give a missed call on 180030705994 to receive a message with the link to the microsite or scan the QR Code available at your nearest Lakmé Salon to directly land on the microsite;
By submitting the Entry, the ‘bride to be’ is deemed to have consented to these terms and conditions ;
The entry process has 5 steps and the participants will be required to complete the entire process to be considered as a valid Entry for the Contest, the same are as under:-
The participant is required to fill in the necessary details and upload a picture of herself.
The participant on completing the 1st step will get a text message confirming the same along with an assured offer/benefit which can be availed by visiting Lakmé Salon or Lakmé Absolute Salon. The message will also include the link where the participant will be required to upload her Picture taken at a Lakmé Salon or Lakmé Absolute Salon.
The participant will be required to visit any Lakmé salon to avail the offer/ benefit as mentioned in the 2nd step and show the message at the salon reception before availing the offer/ benefit. The Participant will also be required to click a Picture with the Placard shared by the Salon staff.
The participant will be required to upload the Picture taken at the salon along with the placard on the link provided in the text message as mentioned in Step 2 . The participant will also be asked a question on “Why should you be on the cover of Femina” the response to which will be judged and upon fulfillment of other equally important criteria may help the participant to win the Contest. At this point, the image uploaded in the 1st Step will stand replaced with the Picture clicked at the Salon.
After completing the above steps, the Participant will need to share their entry on Facebook or WhatsApp to garner maximum votes on the image uploaded in the 4th Step.
The votes on the participants pictures can be cast till May 31, 2017
The contest entries will be accepted from April 12, , 2017 upto midnight of May 31, 2017;
Participation in the contest is open to women who, on the date of entry, are legal residents of India, at least 18 (eighteen) years of age or older and will be getting married within 18 months from the commencement date of this Contest (“bride to be”). Employees, officers, directors and their immediate family members of LLPL / Hindustan Unilever Limited (“HUL”) and their respective parent, affiliated and subsidiary companies, advertising and promotion agencies, legal and financial advisors and all other companies associated with this Contest are not eligible to participate in the Contest ;
Only one entry will be permitted per person and only bride to be shall submit her Entry; entries made in bulk or by third parties are prohibited;
Entries received after the closing dates shall not be considered and will be rejected;
There is no participation fee;
Participant agrees and confirms that once the Contest entry is submitted the same cannot be withdrawn for any reason whatsoever without prior intimation to LLPL by the Participant. An entry once withdrawn cannot be re- submitted;
Successful submission of Entry is further subject to checks and verifications by LLPL and LLPL reserves all rights to reject any Entry due to non-compliance of any of these Terms and Conditions or for furnishing any false, inaccurate, incomplete or misleading information or uploading any obscene pictures;
Successful submission of Entry does not entail any confirmed benefits under the Contest except for receiving the Complimentary trial Bridal Makeup (on half face) and Complimentary Chocoliscious Mask as per the terms and conditions mentioned hereunder. Also, the participants on purchasing make up services at Lakmé Salon for Rs 8,000 or more will be entitled to receive a Complimentary facial upto Rs 2,500 and as per the terms and conditions mentioned hereunder.
LLPL and Femina shall jointly shortlist the top 10 brides to be from amongst all valid Entries which will be announced on the microsite on 15th June,2017 and approached by LLPL on or after16th June , 2017;
Apart from the above shortlisted brides to be, LLPL will also be giving out prizes to Popular brides out of the total participants who will be approached by LLPL on or after 16th June, 2017.
The 10 shortlisted brides to be shall be selected based on the bridal profile as submitted by the brides to be in their Entry form and the uniqueness in which the question is responded to on the contest microsite. These 10 shortlisted brides to be will get a chance to undergo the transformation journey with LLPL and its sponsors .The remaining Popular brides to be shall be selected basis the maximum votes garnered by the participant on her picture as uploaded on the contest microsite while completing her Entry form. One like shall equal to one vote for counting the maximum number of votes garnered by a bride to be on her picture. There is no linkage between the maximum number of votes garnered by a bride to be on her picture and the shortlisted top 10 brides to be.
Only three (3) out of the ten (10) shortlisted brides to be shall stand a chance to feature on the cover of Femina Magazine , October, 2017 edition basis the results of the transformation training that they undergo with LLPL’s collaboration partners and as selected by LLPL and Femina Jointly. These 3(three) brides to be shall be the winners of the contest.
All the participants selected from the valid entries in the manner mentioned above will be required to submit necessary evidence in support of their Entry Form, including proof of their upcoming wedding function to the satisfaction of LLPL before being entitled to receive any prizes/ Offers. Non-submission of such supporting evidence and documents will be treated as non-compliance of the terms and conditions and the participant’s Entry would be treated as null and void and the participant would not be entitled to any claims against LLPL or any of the sponsors to the Contest.
LLPL will declare the results as per its sole discretion and the same shall be final and cannot be challenged in any way or opposed by any other party or individual;
The 10 shortlisted brides to be agree to undergo the transformation journey as designed by LLPL.
The votes received by the brides to be on their picture as submitted in the entry form shall be counted by an Independent auditor appointed by LLPL.
LLPL will not be responsible for checking or ensuring the credentials of the voters and whether they have been validly exercised.
All participants will be entitled to receive a Complimentary trial Bridal Makeup and Complimentary Chocoliscious Mask.
All participants will also on purchasing make up services at Lakmé Salon for Rs 8,000 or more be entitled to receive a Complimentary facial upto Rs 2,500 . These Complimentary services can be availed against the Unique codes received on the mobile number shared while filling up the Entry form at any Lakme Salon outlets across India (except Lakme FastnFab outlets and Lakme Salon outlets inside clubs/ gymkhana’s). Please refer terms and conditions below in relation to the Offer;
The 10 shortlisted brides to be will be entitled to a transformation programme designed by LLPL along with its sponsors .They will undergo a transformation for 2 months and agree to having their transformation videos captured, used and published by LLPL on Lakmé Salon Youtube channel and for marketing and advertising by Lakmé Salon.
The 3 Winners of the contest as selected out of the 10 shortlisted brides to be will be featured on the cover page of Femina magazine, October 2017 Edition;
The popular brides to be as selected by LLPL out of the total participants will be entitled to one of the following gifts as selected by LLPL depending on the maximum number of votes garnered :-
Top 3 popular brides to be shall be entitled to Honeymoon Packages worth Rs. 1 Lakh each from Make My Trip;
Next 3 will be entitled to Pre-Wedding Photo shoot worth Rs. 1 Lakh each from Wed Me Good;
Next 3 will be entitled to Couple Wedding Rings worth Rs. 20,000 each from Nakshatra;
2000 Brides to get discount vouchers from Nakshatra;
1000 vouchers of Rs. 2500 each from Make My Trip;
2000 Brides to get discount vouchers from Fitbit;
Rs. 500 Vouchers to 2,000 Brides to be from Inc 5.
Rs. 2000 Vouchers to 5,000 Brides to be from Gold’s Gym.
The gifts cannot be encashed or exchanged for any other gift or other prize and all prizes are non-transferable;
LLPL is not responsible for any prize/gift delivery delay that occurs for reasons outside its control nor does it give any warranty as regards the quality or standards claimed by the sponsors;
For the terms of availing the vouchers and prizes, the Terms & Conditions of Sponsors of the Contest apply. Please refer the same on the vouchers of the Sponsors and LLPL shall not be responsible in case of any liabilities, disputes or claims pertaining to the same.
OTHER TERMS AND CONDITIONS:-
This Contest shall be governed by these term and conditions and the provisions of applicable Law;
The Contest is organised by Lakme Lever Pvt. Ltd. (LLPL) and LLPL reserves the right to cancel any duplicate entries and debar all such entries from the contest at its own discretion;
LLPL reserves the right to change/ modify the terms and conditions of this Contest or restrict the number of winners or to withdraw this Contest and any of its prizes and offers at any point in time;
All entries are subject to verification, including without limitation, verification of eligibility through checks as deemed appropriate by LLPL and complete compliance with these Terms and Conditions. LLPL has the sole right to disqualify any Image/ Entries/ Participants at any stage of the contest in spite of qualifying earlier if the same is not in compliance with the Terms and conditions herein specified or applicable laws, regulation/ or any Policies that may be specified by LLPL;
LLPL may, in its sole discretion, disqualify any submissions and prohibit further participation in this Contest of any person who tampers with or benefits from any tampering with the submission process or with the operation of this Contest or acts in violation of these terms and conditions, acts in a disruptive manner or acts with the intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person;
LLPL shall not be liable for any failure to comply with its obligations caused by weather conditions, fire, flood, strike, hurricane, industrial dispute, war, hostilities, political unrest, riots, civil commotion, inevitable accidents, acts of God or any other circumstances amounting to Force Majeure (including the operation or disruption of the internet/ telephone systems) and LLPL may cancel all or any part of the Contest without any liability to any person whatsoever;
LLPL shall also not be responsible for any loss or damage if it has to discontinue or cancel the Contest in compliance with any law, ruling, order, regulation, requirement or instruction of any Central/State Government or for any other unavoidable reason beyond its control. The participants shall be informed of such discontinuance/ cancellation at the earliest.
By entering the Contest, the Participant agrees to be bound by its terms and conditions.
For any clarification on these Terms and Conditions, please contact Care.LLPL@Unilever.com. LLPL will not be responsible incase any of the terms of the Contest are misunderstood or misconstrued by the participant. LLPL shall not be liable to make any payment towards any expenses, which is incurred by the participant/ winner whatsoever;
All taxes, if any, which will incur on the participants and/ or winner will be borne by the participants and/ or winners alone and LLPL shall not be liable to bear the same. The participants and/ or winners undertake to deposit the same with the respective Sponsor;
None of the provisions of these Terms and Conditions shall be deemed to constitute a partnership or agency between Participants and LLPL or LLPL and the Sponsors and Participants shall have no authority to bind LLPL in any manner whatsoever;
LLPL accepts no liability for any errors or omissions, whether on behalf of itself or any Third Parties;
In no event LLPL shall be liable for losses or any incidental or consequential damages arising out of or in connection with the Contest, its services (however arising, including negligence). LLPL shall not be responsible for any Product or Service liability of any kind.
LLPL shall not be liable if the winners are not able to redeem their prizes for failure of the Participants to comply with terms and conditions of the Sponsor for redeeming the prize;
Any prizes provided by external partners / any third party, as part of the Contest, are solely a responsibility of the respective third party to send out and redeem; LLPL in no way shall be held liable/accountable for the same.
Participants by making the Entry undertake and confirm that they own the copyright and all kinds of Intellectual Property Rights, as applicable in the information submitted by them in the Entry in the Contest to be used by LLPL in the manner envisaged in these Terms and Conditions and shall be solely responsible for any consequences which may arise due to any kind of Infringement of Copyrights or any kind of Intellectual Property Rights belonging to any other Person / Entity etc. and also undertake to indemnify LLPL, its Directors, Officers, Employees, etc. on the happening of such an Event (including without limitation cost of Attorney, Legal Charges etc.) on full indemnity basis.
The Participants, while submitting their Entry on the contest microsite , are deemed to have given their consent for allowing LLPL to make short videos of their transformation as brought about by Sponsors working in partnership with LLPL which will be used and published by LLPL on its You tube channel and for marketing and advertising Lakmé Salons.
Participants of the Contest by submitting the entry form including unsuccessful Entry grant unequivocal permission to LLPL and its agents to store the photographs of the participants/ winners and the information which is deemed to be voluntarily supplied during the course of Participation and collect, store and use their personal information and data as provided hereinafter. Personal information and data provided by the Participants will be deemed as non-confidential, and the participants hereby discharge all obligations of confidentiality. LLPL shall be free to reproduce, use, display, adapt, modify, disclose and distribute the information to its Sponsors and/ or Third Parties or through any media not known or developed in the future without limitation for the purpose of marketing this Contest or any such related activity and no other permission of any manner shall be required from the Participant/ winner in this regard. Participants also assign copyright and all kinds of Intellectual Property Rights in the photographs and the information being furnished in the Contest to LLPL and acknowledge that LLPL may use the same in the promotion and marketing of its business.
Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in this terms and conditions and any circumstances whatsoever, LLPL shall not be liable for any incidental, ancillary, direct, indirect, special or consequential damages including but not limited to lost profits or injury or death, whether in contract or based on any theory of liability.