#LoveIsInTheHairSWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES


NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.


The #LoveIsInTheHair Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is governed exclusively by the laws of the United States. You are not authorized to participate in the Sweepstakes if you are not located within the District of Columbia or the ten (10) states (FL, NC, VA, WV, DE, PA, NJ, IN, IL and MD) where Hair CutteryⓇ salons operate.


1. DATES OF SWEEPSTAKES. Sweepstakes begins at 9:00:01 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (“EST”) on February 3, 2021, and ends at 8:59:59 p.m. EST on February 10, 2021 (the “Sweepstakes Period”). Sponsor’s computer is the official time keeping device for this Sweepstakes. THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED OR ADMINISTERED BY, OR ASSOCIATED WITH FACEBOOK, INC., INSTAGRAM, INC. OR ANY OTHER SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM.


2. ELIGIBILITY. Sweepstakes is open only to individuals who are permanent legal U.S. residents of one of the ten (10) states (and the District of Columbia) where Hair CutteryⓇ salons operate (FL, NC, VA, WV, DE, PA, NJ, IN, IL and MD), who are eighteen (18) years of age or older as of the date of entry (the “Entrant”). Void outside of the ten (10) states (and the District of Columbia) where Hair CutteryⓇ salons operate, and where prohibited, taxed or restricted by law. Officers, directors, managers, and employees of HC Salon Holdings, Inc. d/b/a Hair Cuttery Family of Brands (the “Sponsor”), and each of its respective parents, subsidiaries, brands, affiliates and related companies (collectively the “Sponsor Entities”), as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members of each such person are not eligible to participate. Sweepstakes may only be entered in or from the ten (10) states (and the District of Columbia) where Hair CutteryⓇ salons operate, and entries originating from any other jurisdiction are not eligible for entry. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.


3. HOW TO ENTER. To enter, Entrants will need to visit the Sponsor’s Facebook, Twitter and/or Instagram pages.. An Entrant will be asked to share a photo of their hair either during or after a service provided by Hair Cuttery. Entrants must include a photo, #LoveIsInTheHair hashtag and tag @HairCuttery to enter. There is a limit of one (1) entry per Entrant during the Sweepstakes Period. Any attempt by an Entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different identities, and/or any other methods will void that Entrant’s entry and that Entrant may be disqualified from the Sweepstakes. Entries submitted by anyone other than the Entrant are void. In case of dispute as to the identity of any Entrant, entry will be declared made by the registered name and address on such entry. Any potential prize winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that such person is the prize winner.


Neither Sponsor nor any Sweepstakes Entity is responsible for any entry that is late, incomplete, corrupted, invalid, unintelligible, or misdirected, whether due to system errors, omissions, interruption, deletions, defects, delay in operations or transmissions, fraud, theft or destruction or failures, faulty transmissions or other telecommunications malfunctions, human error, entries not received resulting from any hardware or software failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, failed, incomplete or garbled computer or telephone transmissions, typographical or system errors and failures, faulty transmissions, technical malfunctions, or otherwise. Only fully completed entries are eligible. Proof of submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor or Sponsor Entities.


Entries posted after the Entry Period or Sweepstakes Period will not be considered.

Please note: By entering in this Sweepstakes, you signify and agree that your entry and any other materials submitted in connection with this Sweepstakes may be posted on Sponsor’s website and/or other social media sites or applications associated with the Sweepstakes in a manner that is consistent with these Official Rules. Upon submission of entry in this Sweepstakes, you agree that Sponsor may contact you via social media, including on Facebook or Instagram, by sending you a direct message, tagging you, posting to your social media page or naming you on Sponsor’s social media page. You must comply with all relevant social platform terms and conditions.


4. DRAWING/ODDS. On or after 9:00:01 p.m. EST on February 10 , potential prize winner will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries received by Sponsor during the Entry Period. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received for the Sweepstakes. By entering the Sweepstakes, Entrants fully and unconditionally agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and Sponsor Entities, which will be final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes.


To be eligible to receive a prize, all Entrants must provide their social media contact information. Potential winners will then be contacted through their social media contact on file and must provide their full name, address, email and phone number. The Sponsor will then send to the potential prize winner an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability/Prize Acceptance. In the event that an Entrant fails or refuses to provide all of the requested information, including social security number, the Entrant will be disqualified.


5. PRIZE.


$100 HAIR CUTTERY GIFT CARD


VALUE: $100


6. PRIZE RESTRICTIONS: Prize will be valid for one (1) year from issuance. Prize is non-transferable or assigned and no substitutions or cash redemptions. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen prizes. Prize winner is solely responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes, including taxes imposed on his/her income. If requested by Sponsor based on value of the prize, each winner must complete and sign a Form W-9. No more than the stated number of prizes set forth in these Official Rules will be awarded each day and in total. Winner must adhere at all times to state and local Covid-19 safety measures and pre-screening guidelines, as well as Sponsor’s safety requirements when receiving any of the services offered as prizes at its Hair CutteryⓇ salons. Winners must also fully cooperate and comply with all reasonable requests by any service professional delivering any service as part of a prize.


7. NOTIFICATIONS/CLAIMS. Potential prize winner will be contacted through their social media contact on file and must provide their full name, address, email and phone number. The Sponsor will then send to the potential prize winner an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability/Prize Acceptance (the “Affidavit”). If a potential winner cannot be notified within seven (7) calendar days of selection, or, if the potential winner does not complete, sign and return the Affidavit within seven (7) calendar days of receipt, or in the event the address is insufficient or incomplete for shipping purposes or contact purposes, or the phone or email are not registered to the Entrant, the prize winner will be disqualified and an alternate prize winner will be selected from the remaining eligible entries received. If an alternate prize winner cannot be notified within seven (7) calendar days of selection, or, if the potential alternate winner does not complete, sign and return the Affidavit within seven (7) calendar days of receipt, or if the alternate prize winner’s address is insufficient or incomplete for shipping purposes or contact purposes, or the phone or email are not registered to the alternate prize winner, the alternate prize winner will be disqualified and the prize will not be awarded.


No compensation will be provided for any prizes that are not able to be awarded to a prize winner.


All potential prize winners are subject to verification by Sponsor, whose decisions are final and binding in all matters related to this Sweepstakes. An Entrant is not a winner of any prize unless and until Entrant’s eligibility has been verified and Entrant has been notified that verification is complete.

Sponsor and each of its agents and representatives reserves the right to conduct background checks of any and all records of Entrant, including without limitation civil and criminal public court records and police reports, to confirm eligibility. Sponsor may also take all steps necessary to corroborate any information provided by any potential winner. To the extent necessary under the law, potential winner agrees to authorize such background checks to confirm such eligibility. To that end, potential winner agrees to provide necessary contacts and other information so that Sponsor may conduct such investigations. Potential winner acknowledges and agrees that he/she/they may be disqualified from participation based on the results of the background check and/or refusal to cooperate with such background check.


8. CONDITIONS. This Sweepstakes is conducted in English. By participating in this Sweepstakes, Entrants and prize winners agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and Sponsor Entities, which are final in all respects and not subject to appeal. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify permanently from this Sweepstakes any Entrant it believes has violated these Official Rules and verify eligibility of Entrants. Neither Sponsor nor anyone acting on its behalf will enter into any communications with any Entrant regarding this Sweepstakes, except as expressly set forth in these Official Rules. By participating in this Sweepstakes, Entrants, and prize winners release the Sponsor and each and all of the Sponsor Entities, from any and all liability, damages or causes of action (however named or described) with respect to or arising out of participation in the Sweepstakes, and/or the receipt or use/misuse of any prize awarded, including, without limitation, liability for personal injury, death or property damage. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes. All Sweepstakes materials are subject to verification and are void if (a) not obtained in accordance with these Official Rules and through legitimate channels, (b) any part is counterfeited, altered, defective, damaged, illegible, reproduced, tampered with, mutilated or irregular in any way, (c) are obtained where prohibited, or (d) they contain printing, typographical, mechanical, or other errors. Entrants assume all risk of loss, damage, destruction, delay or misdirection of Sweepstakes materials submitted to Sponsor. In the event any portion of this Sweepstakes is compromised by activities beyond the control of the Sponsor which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the Sweepstakes or this Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to modify, suspend or terminate the Sweepstakes. Winning a prize constitutes permission for Sponsor and its promotional agencies to use prize winners’ names, addresses (city & state), voices and/or likenesses for purposes of advertising, promotion and publicity, for this Sweepstakes only, without further compensation, unless prohibited by law. Sponsor may prohibit an Entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that said Entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, deception, or other unfair playing practices (including the use of automated quick entry programs) or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other Entrants, Sponsor, or Sponsor Entities. If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not able to be conducted as planned, including, but not limited to, by reason of infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud or any other causes beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, then Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and randomly draw from those entries received up to the cancellation/suspension date to award prizes. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A PERSON TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY’S FEES) FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. SPONSOR’S FAILURE TO ENFORCE ANY TERM OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES SHALL NOT CONSTITUTE A WAIVER OF THESE PROVISIONS.


9. NO LIABILITY: By participating, Entrants and prize Winner agrees to release, discharge, indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Sponsor, the Sponsor Entities, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any claims made by any Entrant, prize winner, or any other third parties, related in any way to the operation of this Sweepstakes as well as any other claims, damages or liability due to any injuries, damages or losses to any person (including death) or property of any kind resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from receipt, acceptance, possession, misuse or use of a prize or participation in any promotion related activity or participation in this Sweepstakes.


10. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AND RELEASES; PUBLICITY: BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES, ENTRANT AGREES THAT SPONSOR, SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, FACEBOOK, TWITTER,  AND INSTAGRAM AND THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENT COMPANIES, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, REPRESENTATIVES, CONSULTANTS, CONTRACTORS, LEGAL COUNSEL, ADVERTISING, PUBLIC RELATIONS, PROMOTIONAL, FULFILLMENT AND MARKETING, WEBSITE PROVIDERS, WEB MASTERS, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES, AND AGENTS (THE “RELEASED PARTIES”) WILL HAVE NO LIABILITY WHATSOEVER FOR, AND SHALL BE HELD HARMLESS BY ENTRANT AGAINST, ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY INJURIES, LOSSES OR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND TO PERSONS, INCLUDING PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH, OR PROPERTY RESULTING IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, MISUSE, OR USE OF THE PRIZE, ENTRY, OR PARTICIPATION IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES OR IN ANY SWEEPSTAKES-RELATED ACTIVITY, OR ANY CLAIMS BASED ON PUBLICITY RIGHTS, DEFAMATION OR INVASION OF PRIVACY, SERVICE OR MERCHANDISE DELIVERY. THE RELEASED PARTIES ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE IF THIS SWEEPSTAKES CANNOT BE ADMINISTERED OR CONDUCTED OR ANY PRIZE CANNOT BE AWARDED DUE TO CANCELLATIONS, DELAYS, OR INTERRUPTIONS RESULTING OR ARISING FROM ACTS OF GOD, WAR, OR TERRORISM, CIVIL UNREST, STRIKES, SUPPLY SHORTAGES, NATURAL DISASTERS, WEATHER, EPIDEMICS, PANDEMICS, COMPLIANCE WITH ANY LAW OR ORDER OF A GOVERNMENTAL AUTHORITY, OR ANY OTHER SIMILAR ACT, EVENT, OR OCCURRENCE BEYOND THE REASONABLE CONTROL OF THE SPONSOR. BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES, ENTRANT AGREES THAT THE RELEASED PARTIES WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY INJURIES, DAMAGES, OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES TO PERSONS, INCLUDING DEATH, OR TO PROPERTY ARISING OUT OF ACCESS TO AND USE OF ANY WEBSITE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS SWEEPSTAKES OR THE DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM SUCH SITE, OR RECEIPT OF ANY OF THE SALON SERVICES OR PRODUCTS AWARDED AND PERFORMED HEREUNDER.


EXCEPT WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW, PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES CONSTITUTES ENTRANT’S GRANT TO SPONSOR, AND THE RELEASED PARTIES THE RIGHT AND PERMISSION TO PRINT, PUBLISH, BROADCAST, AND USE, WORLD WIDE IN ANY MEDIA NOW KNOWN OR HEREAFTER DEVELOPED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WORLD WIDE WEB, AT ANY TIME OR TIMES, THE ENTRANT’S ENTRY, NAME, PORTRAIT, PICTURE, VOICE, LIKENESS, OPINIONS AND BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO HOMETOWN AND STATE) FOR ADVERTISING, TRADE, AND PROMOTIONAL PURPOSES (INCLUDING THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF HIS OR HER NAME ON TELEVISION OR RADIO BROADCAST) WITHOUT ADDITIONAL CONSIDERATION, COMPENSATION, PERMISSION, OR NOTIFICATION.


BY SUBMITTING AN ENTRY, ENTRANT AGREES THAT SUCH SUBMISSION, IDEAS, NOTES, COMMENTS, CONCEPT, PHOTOS OR OTHER MATERIALS (“MATERIALS”) THAT ENTRANT MAY SUBMIT TO SPONSOR OR POST TO THE SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS IN CONNECTION WITH THIS SWEEPSTAKES, INCLUDING ALL RIGHTS EMBODIED THEREIN, WHETHER SENT VIA THE WEBSITE, BY ELECTRONIC MAIL OR BY SOME OTHER MEANS, WITH THE EXCEPTION OF PROTECTED PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION AS DEFINED IN SPONSOR’S PRIVACY POLICY, AVAILABLE AT https://www.haircuttery.com/home/privacy- SHALL BE DEEMED TO BE NON-CONFIDENTIAL, NON-PROPRIETARY AND SPONSOR SHALL HAVE NO OBLIGATION OF ANY KIND WITH RESPECT TO SUCH MATERIALS AND SHALL BE FREE TO EDIT, EXPLOIT, MODIFY, PUBLISH, REPRODUCE, USE, DISCLOSE, DISSEMINATE AND DISTRIBUTE THE MATERIALS TO OTHERS WITHOUT LIMITATION IN ANY AND ALL MEDIA NOW KNOWN OR NOT CURRENTLY KNOWN, THROUGHOUT THE WORLD IN PERPETUITY FOR ANY PURPOSE WITHOUT COMPENSATION, PERMISSION OR NOTIFICATION TO ENTRANT OR ANY THIRD-PARTY. ENTRANT HEREBY GRANTS TO THE SPONSOR AND ITS LEGAL REPRESENTATIVES, SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS, AN IRREVOCABLE, AND WORLD-WIDE LICENSE TO USE IN PERPETUITY THE MATERIALS IN ANY FORM OR FORMAT AND TO MODIFY THE SAME, AND ACKNOWLEDGES AND AGREES THAT IF SPONSOR DOES USE THE MATERIALS ENTRANT SHALL NOT BE ENTITLED TO ANY CREDIT, CONSIDERATION, NOTICE OR PAYMENTS OF ANY KIND. ENTRANT WAIVES ANY MORAL RIGHTS HE OR SHE MAY HAVE TO THE MATERIALS, AND AGREES THAT IF SPONSOR ELECTS TO USE MATERIALS FOR ANY PURPOSE, ALL RIGHTS UNDER COPYRIGHT OR OTHER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS WHICH MAY RESULT FROM THAT RELATING TO ENTRANT’S MATERIALS OR FROM USE OF THE SAME BY SPONSOR SHALL BE THE SOLE PROPERTY OF SPONSOR. ENTRANT FURTHER AGREES THAT IF SPONSOR ELECTS TO USE ENTRANT’S MATERIALS, ENTRANT WILL EXECUTE ANY DOCUMENTS REQUESTED BY SPONSOR REGARDING THIS ASSIGNMENT.


Entrant acknowledges that Sponsor has no obligation to use the submitted Materials or any likeness, and agrees no further approval is required for Sponsor to use any submitted Materials or likenesses, that no further consideration will be due for Sponsor’s use of the submitted Materials or likenesses, and that Sponsor will not be liable for any distortion or illusionary effect resulting from the exhibition, publication or broadcast of the submitted Materials or likenesses. It is agreed that all results and proceeds derived from Sponsor’s use of the submitted Materials or likenesses are the sole and absolute property of Sponsor in perpetuity and Sponsor has the unlimited right throughout the universe to edit, modify, and otherwise use such Materials.


WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, AND WITH THE EXCEPTION OF ANY WARRANTIES, EVERYTHING REGARDING THIS SWEEPSTAKES, INCLUDING ALL PRIZES, IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.

IF ANY USE BY THE RELEASED PARTIES OF MATERIALS CAUSES ANY ONE OR MORE OF THE RELEASED PARTIES TO BE LIABLE TO ANY THIRD PARTY, ENTRANT AGREES TO INDEMNIFY THE RELEASED PARTIES AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, REPRESENTATIVES AND ALL RELATED PARTIES FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL DAMAGES, COSTS, JUDGMENTS AND EXPENSES (INCLUDING REASONABLE ATTORNEY FEES) WHICH IT INCURS AS A RESULT OF USE OF SUCH MATERIALS.


11. ENTRANT’S PERSONAL INFORMATION: When you participate in the Sweepstakes, Sponsor will be collecting personally and non-personally identifiable data about Entrants. Sponsor will also collect your name, mailing address, date of birth, phone number, social security number and email address. All information collected from Entrants (including, but not limited to, the Entrant’s gender and any other demographic information) is collected for analysis purposes for the Sponsor or for administration in the Sweepstakes. Except as otherwise specifically provided herein, information collected from Entrants is subject to the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy, which can be found at https://www.haircuttery.com/home/privacy-.


Entrant hereby releases, discharges, and holds harmless the Released Parties from any and all claims and damages arising from such collection of personal information. Sponsor Entities may use Entrant’s personal information submitted with entry for purposes of prize fulfillment and/or for future marketing by Sponsor, such as to notify them of a product or promotion that Sponsor thinks may be of interest.


12. WINNERS LIST/RULES REQUEST: For the name of the prize winner or a copy of these Official Rules, please email legal@haircuttery.com and you will be given information on where to send a self-addressed, stamped envelope. You must do so by March 1, 2021. Please include in the subject line of the email: “Hair Cuttery Family of Brands #LoveIsInTheHair Sweeps” (please specify “Winner’s List” or “Rules Request”).


13. SPONSOR: HC Salon Holdings, Inc., 8281 Greensboro Drive, Suite 320, McLean, Virginia 22102.


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