2013 Official Rules: #ULTAHairPledge Giveaway


  1. HOW TO ENTER: The #ULTAHairPledge Giveaway (“Giveaway”) begins on July 24, 2014 at 12:00 am Central Time (‘CT’) and ends July 24, 2014 at 11:59 pm CT (“Giveaway Period”). There are two ways to enter:
    1. Visit www.ulta.com/loveyourhair and follow the onscreen instructions to “like” Ulta’s Facebook page and submit your entry via your Facebook account; and/or
    2. Visit www.ulta.com/loveyourhair and follow the onscreen instructions to “follow” Ulta’s official Twitter account and submit your entry via your Twitter account.
    Limit one (1) entry per person via the Facebook method of entry and one (1) entry per person via the Twitter method of entry. However, there is no limit on the number of pledges that can be submitted. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid and unintelligible or misdirected entries, all of which are void. Each potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized individual account holder of the account associated with the winning entry in order to be awarded a prize.
  2. ELIGIBILITY: This Giveaway is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who (A) are over the age of 18 at the time of entry; (B) enter the Giveaway by submitting an entry in accordance with Section 1 above;; and; (C) have not won a giveaway, sweepstakes, contest, or other promotion sponsored by ULTA in the thirty (30) days prior to the Giveaway Period. Employees of ULTA, its parent companies, affiliates and subsidiaries, its participating advertising, promotions and public relations agencies as well as members of their families and/or those living in the same household as such individuals are not eligible to enter. VOID where prohibited by law. You must also have access to the Internet and a valid email address in order to enter. By entering, you agree that you have read and consent to be bound by these Official Rules, and ULTA’s privacy policy, available at http://www.ulta.com/ulta/common/privacyPolicy.jsp. Eligibility is conditioned on the acceptance of these Official Rules at time of submission.
  3. RANDOM DRAWING: Within seven (7) days after the conclusion of the Giveaway Period, one (1) winner will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible of the Giveaway Period. Drawing will be conducted by ULTA’s representative or designee. Potential winner will be announced on ULTA’s Facebook Page by 11:59 pm CT on or about Sunday July 27th and may be contacted via email if entered by Facebook, or via direct message on Twitter if entered via Twitter by an ULTA representative the following day.
  4. PRIZE: There will be one (1) Prize consisting of 52 hair blowout sessions with use of styling tools with an ULTA hairstylist at an ULTA salon. All blowout sessions (a) must take place at a single ULTA salon location selected by winner; and (b) are subject to the schedules of the ULTA hairstylists at that location. . Odds of winning Prize depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Giveaway Period. Approximate Retail Value of Prize: ranges between $1,820.00 and $3,120.00 depending on ULTA salon location and hairstylist(s) selected.
  5. CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION: Prize is not transferable. Winner will receive a punch card with their name and ULTA store location selected by winner, valid through June 30th, 2014. If winner loses punch card or if punch card expires, unused portion of prize is forfeited. Winner must show valid government-issued photo ID at the time of redemption. Winner may only redeem prize at the one ULTA store location they select. Taxes on Prizes are sole responsibility of winner. For prizes valued $600 or more, the winner will receive a Form 1099-MISC tax form at year-end for the retail value of the prize. No Prize substitutions or cash redemptions allowed except by ULTA, who may substitute a Prize of equal or greater value if advertised Prize becomes unavailable. Entry into this Giveaway constitutes entrant’s agreement to be bound by the terms of these Official Rules and by the decisions of ULTA, which are final and binding on all matters pertaining to this Giveaway. Potential prize winner (or parent/legal guardian if winner is a minor in his/her state of residence) will be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability & Publicity Release within 48 hours following the date of first attempted notification. Failure to comply within this time period may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner. Acceptance of the prize constitutes permission for, and winner’s consent to, ULTA and its agencies to use the winner’s name and likeness for advertising and promotional purposes without additional compensation, unless prohibited by law.

    As a condition of entry, entrants agree that (1) the Giveaway is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Twitter; (2) any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Giveaway will be directed to ULTA, not Facebook or Twitter; and (3) entrant is providing information to ULTA, not Facebook or Twitter.

    By participating in the Giveaway, winner agrees to release ULTA, Facebook, Twitter, and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, related companies and advertising, promotion and public relations agencies, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees and agents from any and all liability, loss or damage of any kind arising out of or in connection with their participation in this Giveaway or with respect to awarding, receipt, possession, use and/or misuse of any Prize.

    ULTA is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer administration of the Giveaway or in the announcement of the prize. An entrant may be prohibited from participating in this Giveaway if, in ULTA’s sole discretion, it reasonable believes that the entrant has attempted to undermine the legitimate operation of this Giveaway by cheating, deception, or other unfair playing practices or annoys, abuses, threatens or harasses any other entrants, ULTA or associated agencies.
  6. NO RECOURSE TO JUDICIAL OR OTHER PROCEDURES: To the extent permitted by law, the rights to litigate, to seek injunctive relief or to make any other recourse to judicial or any other procedure in case of disputes or claims resulting from or in connection with this Giveaway are hereby excluded, and any entrant expressly waives any and all such rights. Entrants agree that these Official Rules are governed by the laws of Illinois.
  7. INTERNET: ULTA is not responsible for electronic transmission errors resulting in omission, interruption, deletion, 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 ULTA on account of technical problems or traffic congestion via mobile phone or otherwise. If for any reason the Giveaway 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 otherwise affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Giveaway, ULTA reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Giveaway or any portion thereof at any time, and for any reason without further obligation or advance notice. ULTA reserves the right, but does not have any obligation, to select winners from eligible entries received as of the termination date. ULTA further reserves the right to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process.

    CAUTION: Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Giveaway is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, ULTA reserves the right to seek damages from any such entrant to the fullest extent of the law.
  8. SEVERABILITY: If any provision(s) of these Official Rules are held to be invalid or unenforceable, all remaining provisions hereof will remain in full force and effect.
  9. WINNERS’ LIST: For a copy of the winner’s list, send an email with the following subject line “#ULTAHairPledgeGiveway” to ultabeautyemail@gmail.com after approximately June 30, 2013 and before August 30, 2013.