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  1. SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The Clairol Monthly Instagram Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) starts at 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on 3/23/2017 and ends at 12:00 p.m. ET on 6/30/2017 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).  The Sweepstakes Period consists of four (4) non-consecutive monthly week-long entry periods as defined in the chart below in Rule #3 (each a “Monthly Entry Period”).  The Monthly Entry periods will begin and end at 12:00 p.m. ET on the dates specified in the chart in Rule #3.

  2. ELIGIBILITY: Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, who possess a mobile device with Instagram capability as of 3/22/2017 and are 18 years of age or older as of date of entry. Noxell Corporation (the “Sponsor”), and its parents, subsidiaries, divisions, affiliates, employees, directors, shareholders, suppliers, distributors and advertising, promotional and judging agencies, including Don Jagoda Associates, Inc (“Administrator”), (collectively with Sponsor and Administrator, “Indemnitees”) and their immediate family members (spouses, parents, children, and siblings and their spouses) and household members of each (whether related or not are not eligible to participate or win. Void where prohibited by law. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

  3. HOW TO ENTER: To enter the Sweepstakes, you must have an Instagram account and have your account settings set to public (not private) and be a follower of the Clairol (@Clairolcolor) Instagram account.  An Instagram account is required to enter and can be opened for free by downloading the Instagram application from the Apple store or Google Play. At the beginning of each Monthly Entry Period, @Clairolcolor will post a photo (“Photo”) with a caption that includes the hashtag #ClairolSweepstakes. To enter the Monthly Entry Period, you must repost the applicable Photo, include a caption (“Content”) that must include the hashtag #ClairolSweepstakes and tag @Clairolcolor, to receive one entry into the applicable Monthly Entry Period’s random drawing. Entries must be complete to be eligible.

    Entry Period

    Start Time and Date

    End Time and Date

    Drawing Date


    12:00 p.m. ET on 3/23/17

    12:00 p.m. ET on 3/30/17



    12:00 p.m. ET on 4/23/17

    12:00 p.m. ET on 4/30/17



    12:00 p.m. ET on 5/23/17

    12:00 p.m. ET on 5/30/17



    12:00 p.m. ET on 6/23/17

    12:00 p.m. ET on 6/30/17


    If an entrant’s comment does not include the specified hashtag and @Clairolcolor, that entrant will not be entered into the applicable Monthly Entry Period’s random drawing. Limit one entry per person per Monthly Entry Period. Prior entries will not be eligible for any subsequent Entry Period’s prizes, if any and will not be carried forward to any subsequent Monthly Entry Period’s random drawings, if applicable. By reposting during any Entry Period, you acknowledge that you are a legal resident of the 50 U.S. or D.C. who is 18 years of age or older, you possess a mobile device with Instagram capability as of 3/22/2017 and you have read and agree to these Official Rules. Any comment/entry deemed inappropriate or containing unsuitable material, in Sponsor’s sole discretion will be disqualified. Any entry or portion thereof that is, in the Sponsor’s sole discretion, obscene, profane, lewd, defamatory or violates any proprietary right of any person living or deceased (including but not limited to rights of privacy or publicity or portrayal in a false light) or entity, sexual in nature, or is otherwise objectionable, will disqualify the entry as determined in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Entry must be in keeping with Sponsor’s image and may not be offensive, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. If you enter using your mobile phone, standard data fees/rates may apply. See your wireless provider for pricing plan details. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means and entries by any means which subvert the entry process are void. Instagram is not affiliated with the Sweepstakes in any way and is not responsible for the administration of the Sweepstakes or the awarding of the prize. No endorsement or approval of Sweepstakes by Instagram are expressed or implied.  All entries become the sole property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.  Entrant posts relating to the Sweepstakes represent solely the views and opinions of the individual entrant and do not reflect the views and opinions of the Sponsor in any manner. The Sponsor acts as a passive conduit for the posting and publication of such content and has no obligation to screen, monitor or review the content of posts and entries relating to the Sweepstakes and expressly disclaims any and all liability in conjunction with any such activities.

  4. Rights: Once submitted, Content becomes the sole property of Sponsor (subject only to the rights of  Instagram) and cannot be modified by entrant. By submitting an entry, each entrant gives permission (and warrants and represents that he/she has obtained all rights necessary from third parties to give such permission and grant the license herein described) to Sponsor and its licensees, sublicensees, successors, and assigns (collectively, the “Rights Holders”), the exclusive, irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free, transferable, sublicenseable right and license (including but not limited to, all intellectual property and proprietary rights including without limitation patents, trademarks, and copyrights) to use, perform, exhibit, reproduce, manufacture, construct, tailor, distribute, sell, offer to sell, import and/or otherwise exploit the entry/Content in any manner and in any and all distribution channels, venues or media now known or hereafter devised (collectively, the “License”). The rights granted pursuant to the License shall also include, without limitation, the right to: (a) change, alter, distort, edit or revise the entry/Content, or any part thereof; and (b) make derivative works based on the entry, or any part thereof. Entrant agrees to sign any documents required by Sponsor upon request (and without compensation) to confirm such License. The preceding grant of rights is expressly made subject to any rights retained by Instagram. Entrant further agrees that (a) Sponsor does not owe him/her a duty of confidence (or fiduciary duty or the like) and that he/she has no expectation of privacy as to his/her entry and (b) Sponsor has wide access to ideas, stories, designs and other literary/artistic materials submitted to it from outside sources or being developed by its own employees and that such ideas/stories/designs/literary/artistic materials may be competitive with, similar to (or even identical to) his/her entry and that Sponsor shall have no liability to entrant or any third party in conjunction therewith.

    Sponsor grants to each qualified entrant a limited, non-transferable, non-exclusive, non-sublicensable, revocable right to use its and/or its licensor's trademarks solely for purposes of and limited to their entry submitted in this Sweepstakes; such right and license will automatically expire without further act of any party at the expiration of the Sweepstakes Period, unless specifically extended on an individual basis by Sponsor in writing in its sole discretion. Any other use of Sponsor’s and/or its licensors’ trademarks will be a violation of Sponsor’s or its applicable licensors’ intellectual property rights.

  5. RANDOM DRAWINGS:  Ten (10) Prize winners will be selected each month in a random drawing on or about the dates specified in the chart in Rule #3 from among all eligible entries received during the applicable Monthly Entry Period. The odds of winning one of these Monthly Entry Period’s prizes will depend on the number of eligible entries received during each Monthly Entry Period. Drawings will be conducted by Don Jagoda Associates, Inc., whose decisions are final on all matters relating to the drawings.

  6. PRIVACY: Trust is a cornerstone of Sponsor’s corporate mission and the success of their business depends on it. Sponsor is committed to maintaining your trust by protecting personal information it collects about you. If you are contacted by @Clairolcolor, you will be asked to provide the information described in section 7 below. All information collected from entrants is subject to Sponsor’s Privacy Policy . Entrants agree that personal data, especially name, date of birth, Instagram username and email address, may be collected, used, disclosed and stored for the purposes of administering the Sweepstakes, prize fulfillment, and in the case of winning entrants, appearing on a publicly disclosed Winners’ List.

  7. WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential winners will be contacted via a Direct Message on Instagram from @Clairolcolor within one (1) to two (2) business days following the applicable random drawing and will be provided with a link where they will be asked provide information including their, Instagram username, full name and mailing address so that their prize can be fulfilled. Potential winners will have three (3) days to complete the registration form or the potential winner will be disqualified. If necessary, if prize notification is not completed and returned within three (3) days or prize returned as undeliverable, an alternate will be randomly selected from among all eligible entries received from the applicable Entry Period.

  8. PRIZES AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”): 40 Prizes (10 per Monthly Entry Period). Each Prize will consist of a product coupon redeemable for winners choice of one (1) box of Clairol Nice ‘N Easy, Clairol Root Touch-Up or Clairol Natural Instincts (ARV $10.99 per prize), excluding taxes. Coupon Terms & Conditions: Excludes AGE DEFY and trial/travel size. Coupon expires on 12/31/17. Available to be redeemed only at any authorized retailers of Clairol in the United States, and cannot be redeemed online. Only one coupon is redeemable per purchase and only on Clairol Nice ‘N Easy, Clairol Root Touch-Up or Clairol Natural Instincts.  You pay any sales tax.  May not be reproduced, purchased, traded, sold, or redeemed for cash.  Any other use constitutes fraud. All federal, state, and local taxes are solely the responsibility of the winners. No transfer, assignment, substitution or cash equivalent for prize will be permitted, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. In Sponsor’s sole discretion, due to prize unavailability or for any other reason, Sponsor may award an alternate prize of equal value and the Sponsor’s obligation to the winner will be fulfilled, and no other additional compensation will be provided. Indemnitees shall assume no responsibility or liability for damages, losses or injury resulting from acceptance or use of prize. Limit one prize/person.

  9. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Indemnitees are not responsible for late, incomplete, misdirected, inaccessible comments, Internet connections or email; or for any computer, telephone, wireless, satellite, cable, network, electronic, Internet or phone hardware or software malfunctions, failures, connections, or availability, or garbled, corrupt or jumbled transmissions, service provider/Internet/website/use net/accessibility, availability, or traffic congestion, Internet contact, or any technical error, or program errors or malfunctions or unauthorized human intervention, or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or other information, or the failure to capture, or loss of, any such information. The Indemnitees are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users, tampering, hacking, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes and assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, technical error, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to the website (or any other website). The preceding expressly includes the inability of Sponsor to access or properly review Entries due to filtering or other operation of the functionality of Instagram. If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned (in whole or in part), as solely determined by Sponsor, including but not limited to by infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud or technical failures that can corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes (in whole or in part). In such event, Sponsor shall conduct the Sweepstakes and award the prize(s) (for the affected Entry Period[s]) in a manner which is fair, appropriate and consistent with the spirit of these Official Rules, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Notice of cancellation/termination/ modification/suspension of the Sweepstakes will be posted on the Sponsor’s Instagram page. The right is reserved by Sponsor to disqualify any individual found, at its sole discretion, to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or website, to be acting in violation of the Official Rules, or to be acting in a non-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. Indemnitees are not responsible for any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer/mobile phone or device related to or resulting from participation in or downloading (or uploading) any materials from this Sweepstakes. Entrants further agree not to knowingly damage or cause interruption of the Sweepstakes and/or prevent others from participating in the Sweepstakes. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DAMAGE ANY ONLINE SERVICE OR WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES VIOLATES CRIMINAL OR CIVIL LAWS. IF SUCH AN ATTEMPT IS MADE OR AN INDIVIDUAL OTHERWISE ATTEMPTS TO DEFRAUD SPONSOR, SPONSOR MAY DISQUALIFY ANY ENTRANT MAKING SUCH ATTEMPT AND SEEK DAMAGES TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW.

  10. ADDITIONAL CONDITIONS: By participating, entrants (if a minor his/her parent/legal guardian) agree to be bound by and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects. By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrant (if a minor his/her parent/legal guardian) agrees to release and hold harmless Indemnitees from any and all actions, claims, injury, loss or damage (whether due to negligence or otherwise) to person(s), including death, and property or breach or failure or any representation of warranty arising in any manner, directly or indirectly, from participation in this Sweepstakes and/or from the acceptance, misuse or use of any prize. By entering, entrant (if a minor his/her parent/legal guardian) authorizes the Sponsor and its designees to use entrant’s name, voice, likeness, photograph, prize information, biographical data and city and state of residence in programming, advertising, trade and/or promotional material and on a winners’ list (if applicable) in all media now known or hereafter discovered, world-wide and on the World Wide Web and Internet, at any time, in perpetuity, without compensation (where permitted by law)and without review, approval or notice, to the extent permitted by law. Sponsor is not obligated to use any of the above mentioned information or materials, but may do so and may edit such information or materials, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, without further obligation or compensation.


  11. DISPUTES:  You agree that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes or the prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the State of New York. 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 the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of New York or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of New York.

  12. SPONSOR/ADMINISTRATOR: The Sponsor of the Sweepstakes is Noxell Corporation, a Maryland corporation having offices at 11050 York Road, Hunt Valley, Maryland 21030-2098. The Administrator of the Sweepstakes is Don Jagoda Associates, Inc., 100 Marcus Drive, Melville, New York 11747.

You understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor and not to Instagram. The information you provide will only be used in the event you are selected as a Sweepstakes winner.