1. CAPTURE a high-resolution before picture of your model + email to email@example.com
2. PAINT a creative color transformation using Scruples URBAN SHOCK Color Craze and/or Brights shade(s).
3. POST a high-resolution after photo on Instagram using #UrbanUnicornContest and tag @scrupleshair in the caption. Include full description of color formula, technique and products used.
• All products used must be Scruples.
• Multiple entries will be accepted, but do not post repeat entries.
• Eligible entrants must have a public Instagram profile.
• Extensions are allowed, but they also must showcase all Scruples URBAN SHOCK creative haircolor.
• Submitted images must be high-resolution and contain no other people, logos, or products.
• You must have rights to the images of the work you submit.
Winning entries will be chosen based on creativity, description of the formula/technique and overall production quality of the photo presentation.
$400 credit towards a Scruples color purchase and URBAN SHOCK Brights Intro Kit (Approximate Value: $499).
$300 credit towards a Scruples color purchase and URBAN SHOCK Brights Intro Kit (Approximate Value: $399).
$200 credit towards a Scruples color purchase and URBAN SHOCK Brights Intro Kit (Approximate Value: $299).
The Scruples Urban Unicorn Contest (“Contest”) begins May 16th, 2017 at 12:00:01 AM Central Standard Time (“CST”) and will close June 19th, 2017 at 11:59:59 PM CST (“Contest Period”). This contest will consist of three (3) separate Contest winners (collectively the “Contest Winners”).
In order to enter the Contest, participants must agree to the Rules. Therefore, please read these Rules prior to entry to ensure you understand and agree. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Participation in the Contest constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Contest. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein. You may not submit an entry to the Contest and are not eligible to receive the prize described in these Rules unless you agree to these Rules. These Rules form a binding legal agreement between you and Scruples with respect to the Contest. Contest is void where prohibited by law. While it involves interaction with social media platforms, this Contest is in no way endorsed, administered by, or associated with any social media platform. By entering the Contest, you understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor and not to social media platforms.
The Contest is open to persons who are at least 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Entrants must be a licensed professional or registered cosmetology student to be eligible; proof of cosmetology license or school registration will be required for selected winners. If you enter via Instagram, your profile must be public in order to enter. Employees, officers, and directors (including immediate family members and members of the same household) of the Sponsor, Scruples Professional Salon Products, LLC (the “Sponsor”), affiliated companies, subsidiaries, retailers, distributors and advertising and promotion agencies, and any other entities directly associated with this sweepstakes (collectively, “Released Parties”), are also not eligible to participate. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Void where prohibited by law.
HOW TO ENTER
1. Capture a high-resolution before picture of your model + email to firstname.lastname@example.org
2. Paint a creative color transformation using a Scruples URBAN SHOCK Color Craze and/or Brights shade(s).
3. Post a high-resolution after photo on Instagram using #UrbanUnicornContest and tag @scrupleshair in the caption. Include full description of color formula, technique and products used.
4. Follow @scrupleshair, @lysseon and @modernsalon.
You must have an Instagram Account in order to participate. Contest may only be entered by Internet during the Term. Visit the Scruples website (located at www.scrupleshaircare.com) (“Sponsor’s Website”) for more information. Entries using macro, robotic, script, or other forms of automatic entry will be disqualified. Entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. Proof of submission does not constitute proof of receipt. Submitted images must be high-resolution and contain no other people, logos, or products. You must have rights to the images of the work that you submit.
Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected registrations, which will be disqualified. In the event of a dispute as to any registration or entry, the authorized account holder of the social media account used to register will be deemed to be the entrant. The “authorized account holder” of a social media account, is the natural person who registered for the profile. The potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder, including but not limited to the proof issued by the social media platform
Contest Winners must agree to have entry materials and full name listed in future promotional activities without future compensation except where prohibited by law. All submissions become property of Scruples and may be used for future advertising, publicity, website, and/or anything devised by Scruples. Prizes are not transferrable and must be accepted as awarded. No exchange for cash will be permitted and no refunds are allowed. Prize may not be sold, bartered, or exchanged by the winner. The winner is responsible for all federal, state and local taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use. Prize will be awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied offered by Sponsor. The value of the prize fees and surcharges of prize are sole responsibility of winner. The Contest Winner must be at least 18 years old at the time of entry and of the age of majority in his/her state of residence.
Grand Prize: $400 credit towards a Scruples color purchase and URBAN SHOCK Brights Intro Kit (Approximate Value: $499). Winner will be featured on modernsalon.com and also on the @scrupleshair, @lysseon, and @modernsalon Instagram accounts.
Second Prize: $300 credit towards a Scruples color purchase and URBAN SHOCK Brights Intro Kit (Approximate Value: $399). Winner will be featured on modernsalon.com and also on the @scrupleshair, @lysseon, and @modernsalon Instagram accounts.
Third Prize: $200 credit towards a Scruples color purchase and URBAN SHOCK Brights Intro Kit (Approximate Value: $299). Winner will be featured on modernsalon.com and also on the @scrupleshair, @lysseon, and @modernsalon Instagram accounts.
Failure to respond to winning notification within fourty-eight (48) hours will result in disqualification and next respective highest judged entrant will be declared winner. Failure of winner to comply with official rules and requirements will result in disqualification and prize forfeit without any compensation.
There will be no substitutions or cash redemptions made for any Prize. Sponsor will not replace any Prize that is lost, mutilated, or stolen. Odds of winning a Prize depend on the number of eligible entries received and the voting judgments made by the Sponsor. Prizes pictured in advertising, marketing or promotional materials are for illustrative purposes only. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between statements contained in any such materials and the terms and conditions of these Official Rules, these Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control. The Contest Entities are not responsible for any cancellations, delays, diversions or substitutions, or any act or omission whatsoever with respect to the Prizes. Prizes are nontransferable. No substitutions or cash redemptions will be made, other than as provided herein. Sponsor reserves the right, as determined in its sole discretion, to substitute a prize, in whole or in part, of equal or greater monetary value if a Prize cannot be awarded, in whole or in part, as described for any reason.
A panel of three (3) judges will choose three (3) winners. Grand Prize, Second Place, and Third Place Winners will be selected by Mia Liguori, Scruples Co-President Creative, Alyssa Wiener, Creative Color Specialist and Jamie Newman, Modern Salon Associate Editor (“Judges”). Winning entries will be chosen based on creativity, description of the formula/technique and overall production quality of the presentation. The three (3) entrants chosen by the panel of judges will be deemed the Contest Winners, absent any disqualification or ineligibility as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion and in accordance with these Official Rules. The Contest Winners will be contacted via the platform they entered on. Each Contest Winner may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility and a liability and publicity release and return these documents within five (5) business days or Prize will be forfeited and awarded to another entrant should time permit. In the event any Contest Winner chooses not to accept his/her Prize, is not in compliance with these Official Rules, is unable to be notified, or if any email or any other notice or a Prize is undeliverable, Prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected from all of the remaining qualified entrants if time permits. All entrants acknowledge that the Sponsor has neither made nor is in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to any Prize, including, but not limited to, its quality or fitness for a particular purpose.Winners will be announced to the public through Scruples’ Social Media Channels, Website, and Email.
CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION
Entrants must follow all of the rules designated by the Sponsor for a specific contest in order to be eligible to win. Entrants are only allowed to enter a contest from a single account on any given platform. Entrants must have valid e-mail address and it is entrant’s responsibility to update Sponsor of any change in e-mail address. All prizes must be claimed within fourty-eight (48) hours of the Sponsors initial contact with the winner. Any claims made after the designated fourty-eight (48) period will not be accepted, and Sponsor reserves the right to choose an alternate winner. Prizes must be shipped directly to the contest winner, whose name and information is associated with the account from which they entered the contest. Expenses not specifically included in prize description and all taxes sole responsibility of the winner. No substitution or transfer of prize or election of cash in lieu of prize will be permitted. The Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to substitute any prize package with another prize of equal or greater value in the event that the prize (or any component thereof) is not available. Each prize winner is solely responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes and/or any other fees/costs associated with the prize or receipt of the prize. The winner’s entry and acceptance of the prize offered constitutes permission (except where prohibited by law) for the Sponsor to use said winner’s name, photograph, likeness, statements, biographical information, voice and address (city and state), in all forms of media, in perpetuity, without notice or further compensation. If a prize or prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to a potential winner, or if potential winner does not respond within fourty-eight (48) hours from the first notification attempt, or if potential winner fails to return requisite document within the specified time period, or if a potential winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, then such person shall be disqualified and an alternate winner will be selected for the prize at issue. Entrants also acknowledge that this Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. Sponsor is not responsible for any printing, typographical, mechanical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Promotion or in the announcement of the prize.
Sponsor is not responsible for electronic transmission errors resulting in omission, interruption, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware or software malfunctions or limitations of any kind, or inaccurate transmissions of or failure to receive entry information by Sponsor or presenter on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web site or any combination thereof. If for any reason the Internet portion of the program is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Promotion. Sponsor reserves the right to select winners from eligible entries received as of the termination date. Sponsor further reserves the right to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process. Sponsor may prohibit an entrant from participating in a Promotion if it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion by cheating, hacking, deception or other unfair playing practices or intending to abuse, threaten or harass other entrants. Caution: Any attempt by a participant to deliberately damage any Web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such participant to the fullest extent of the law.
Entrants indemnify and hold harmless Scruples Professional Salon Products, LLC and the Independent Artist Judges from any claims, suits, losses, damages and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) that arise from any breach of the following conditions. By entering this Contest, entrants agree to by bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, as determined in its sole discretion, on all matters relating to the Contest, which are final and binding. By participating in the Contest, entrant agrees to indemnify, defend, release, discharge and hold harmless Sponsor, Independent Artists, its parent companies, affiliates and/or subsidiaries, and their respective employees, directors, officers, and agents, and the panel of judges from any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages or losses to persons and property which may be sustained in connection with: (i) the receipt, ownership, possession, use, or misuse of any Prize by Grand Prize Contest Winner; (ii) entrant’s participation in the Contest and/or any Contest related activity, including, without limitation, claims for breach of contract, infliction of emotional distress, defamation, false light, common law or statutory misappropriation, invasion or other violations of any actual or purported right of privacy and/or publicity, and claims under equivalent federal or state laws arising from entrant’s entry and any exploitation of any or all of the rights granted to Sponsor, including, without limitation, the rights to entrant’s entry. Entries must not include any provocative, crude or foul or otherwise offensive gestures, graphics or content and any submission that contains any of the aforementioned will be subject to immediate disqualification, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Entrant agrees not to delete any entry. By entering, entrant hereby agrees to, and does grant to Sponsor a worldwide, paid-up, irrevocable and unlimited license to use, copy, distribute, perform, display, publish and prepare derivative works from entrant’s entry in perpetuity (or for the longest period of time otherwise permitted by law). Participants, upon submission of their entry to the Contest, hereby irrevocably grant to Scruples, and each of their licensees, successors and assigns, the non-exclusive, perpetual, royalty-free, nonattributable, no-cost license and right (but not the obligation) to use the entry submitted as part of the Contest, and all images, text and materials depicted therein, in whole or in part, in any manner or medium now or hereafter known or devised (including, without limitation, streaming media, film, television, print, interactive devices, mobile media, social media, Internet and on-line systems, digital billboards), in any and all languages, including, without limitation, the right to publicly display, use, reproduce, record, perform, exhibit, distribute, publish, copy, edit, change, modify, add to, subtract from, re-title and adapt the same, to combine it with other material and otherwise use it. Participants’ images must not contain brand names, copyrighted material or trademarks, other than those owned by you or Scruples. Participants agree that Scruples shall have the sole discretion in determining the extent and manner of use of entries and are not obligated to use any entry. All entries that are posted on Scruples website, blog and social media may be available to be viewed by anyone with access to the Internet.
Entrant agrees to promptly execute any document deemed reasonably necessary by Sponsor to effect the license of the entry to Sponsor. Entrant agrees, without limiting the license granted by Entrant above, that entrant’s entry may be published, without further compensation, on Sponsor’s website pages, Scruples Instagram, Scruples Facebook fan page, and/or additional marketing materials, whether selected for a Prize or not. By entering, entrant represent that: (i) entrant’s entry is its own original work; (ii) entrant owns or has the rights to convey any and all right to convey the license above in any material submitted as part of entrant’s entry; (iii) all information provided is complete, true and correct; (iv) entrant has the written consent, release and/or permission of each and every participant in the photos submitted as contemplated by these Official Rules; and (v) entrant’s entry does not infringe upon or otherwise violate any copyright, any rights of privacy or publicity of any person, or any other right of any third party. Modifying, enhancing or altering one’s own, or a third party’s, preexisting work does not qualify as entrant’s original creation. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the offer or administration of this Contest, or in the announcement of Contest Winners and Prizes. In the event Sponsor is prevented from continuing with this Contest, or the integrity and/or feasibility of the Contest as planned is undermined by any event including but not limited to any error, virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, action of entrants, or other causes beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor that corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the Contest, and any fire, flood, weather event, epidemic, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, war (declared or undeclared), terrorist threat or activity, or any federal, state, or local government law, order, or regulation, order of any court or jurisdiction, Sponsor shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any entry and to abbreviate, modify, suspend, cancel, or terminate the Contest and award the Prizes from among all eligible entries received up to that date. All disputes, claims and causes of action at law or in equity (individually, “Claim”) arising out of or relating to this Contest, the meaning or interpretation of the rules or any Prize awarded shall be resolved by applying the laws of Minnesota, without regard to conflict of laws provisions therein, and shall be solely and exclusively brought in the state or federal courts within that state. All Claims shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action and all Claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event include attorneys’ fees, and under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and, by entering, entrant waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses and waives all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. ENTRANTS, BY ENTERING, SPECIFICALLY AND KNOWINGLY WAIVE ANY RIGHT TO A TRIAL BY JURY AND A TRIAL BY JURY IS HEREBY WAIVED BY BOTH SPONSOR AND ENTRANTS.
DISPUTES/CHOICE OF LAW
All disputes, claims and causes of action at law or in equity (individually, “Claim”) arising out of or relating to this Contest, the meaning or interpretation of the rules or any Prize awarded shall be resolved by applying the laws of Minnesota, without regard to conflict of laws provisions therein, and shall be solely and exclusively brought in the state or federal courts within that state. All Claims shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action and all Claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event include attorneys’ fees, and under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and, by entering, entrant waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses and waives all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. ENTRANTS, BY ENTERING, SPECIFICALLY AND KNOWINGLY WAIVE ANY RIGHT TO A TRIAL BY JURY AND A TRIAL BY JURY IS HEREBY WAIVED BY BOTH SPONSOR AND ENTRANTS. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, your rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Minnesota, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Minnesota or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Minnesota.
Scruples Professional Salon Products, LLC, 8231 214th Street West, Lakeville, MN 55044-9009, whose decisions, as determined in its sole discretion, are final and binding as to all aspects of this Contest.