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“Steampod Neon Ecstasy Giveaway” is an international lottery created by L’Oréal Professionnel in order to promote the launch of the Steampod Neon Ecstasy limited edition marketed under the brand “L’ORÉAL PROFESSIONNEL” (hereinafter the “Lottery”).

Thank you for your interest in this Lottery organized by L’Oréal, a limited company having a share capital of EUR 111,976,761 with its head office located at 14, rue Royale – 75008 PARIS (France), registered before the Paris Trade & Company Register under number 632 012 100, acting on behalf of its brand “L’ORÉAL PROFESSIONNEL” (hereinafter the “Organizer”, “Corporate Organizer” or “We” or “Us”).

This Lottery will be held on the Organizer’s Instagram account (hereinafter the “Organizer’s Instagram Account”) at the following address:

Please read these rules carefully. They govern your participation in the Lottery. By participating in the Lottery, you unconditionally accept and agree with these rules and the terms and conditions of use available here: In this regard, please note that the Lottery is neither associated with, governed by, nor sponsored by Instagram and that the persons involved who fulfilled the necessary conditions described in Section 2 (hereinafter “Participant(s)”) will provide information only to the Organizer and not to Instagram.

These Lottery rules may be consulted throughout the term of the Lottery at the following address: It may also be obtained free of charge by any person who requests access from the Organizer throughout the term of the Lottery to the following address:

L’Oréal Professionnel
19 rue Léon Jamin
92300 Levallois-Perret


The Lottery shall be held from February 14th, 2018, 3 pm, to February 21st, 2018, 6 pm.



Entry into the Lottery is free of charge without any purchase obligation.

The Lottery is open to all European individuals who have reached the age of majority on the Lottery start date in their respective countries, and have a valid and personal Instagram account (hereinafter the “Participant(s)”).

The Organizer may also require that the Participant forward a copy of his/her personal identification as proof of age.

Entry into the Lottery may only take place via the Instagram account. In view of this, any participation submitted by telephone, fax, post or email shall be ignored. Entering the Lottery indicates full and absolute acceptance of all provisions of the present official rules, of the Instagram terms of use, of the rules of conduct generally applied on the Internet and of the laws and regulation applicable to lotteries.

Several participations per home but only one participation per Participant are hereby authorized (e.g. one (1) participation per Instagram account).

Members of personnel of the Organizer and persons having collaborated in the organization of the Lottery and their respective families (i.e. persons within the same home for tax purposes) are prohibited from participating in the Lottery.

Participants shall refrain from implementing any participation mode which does not comply with these rules.

In cases of suspected fraud and/or unfair participation, the Organizer reserves the right to conduct any verification it deems necessary. Any established corrupt or fraudulent practice will result in an immediate and definitive disqualification of the Participant, final without notice.

Your Participation may be deemed ineligible if you do not comply with the modalities of Participation set forth above.

Any participation that is incomplete or inaccurate, or that do not follow the procedure set out above shall not be considered and so shall invalidate the entry.


In order to participate to the Lottery, it is necessary for the Participants to:
  - Sign in to his/her Instagram account;

  - Go to the Organizer’s Instagram Account at and follow it;

  - Like the post promoting the Lottery and comment with “I want #steampodlorealpro”



The Winners shall each receive the following Prize:

  - 1 (one) Steampod Neon Ecstasy limited edition of the L’Oréal Professionnel brand + 1 (one) Steampod Cream for thick hair + 1 (one) Steampod Milk for thin hair + 1 (one) Steampod Concentrate for a global value of 328 euros (hereinafter the “Prize”).

This Prize is personal and may not be assigned to any person other than the Winners.

The Prize offered to Winners may not give rise to any claim of any kind, nor the delivery of their exchange value in cash (total or partial), nor to the taking-back of the Prize, replacement or exchange with another Prize, of any value whatsoever, for any reason, including in case of loss or theft.

The Participants agree that the Organizer reserves the right to substitute another Prize as a substitute for the proposed Prize at any time whatsoever.

The Organizer shall be under no obligation to grant the Prize if the Winner has not complied with the present Official Rules.


For this Lottery, 2 winners will be drawn by the Organizer on February 21st, 2018 (hereinafter the “Winner(s))


The Winners shall be identified with their Instagram Account, by a comment on the giveaway post (posted by L’Oréal Professionnel).

Then, the Winners shall be contacted by the Organizer, within 30 (thirty) days after the Draw, by private message on their Instagram Account, requiring them to provide their full personal details (surname, forename, address, telephone number).

Winners shall be required to respond to the aforementioned notification within seven (7) days in order to enable the Organizer to send them the Prize.

Depending the Winners answer deadline to the private message on their Instagram Account, the Prize shall be sent from February 21st, 2018, and at the latest, within two (2) months from the date on which the Winners have been designated.

Unclaimed Prize characterized by the non-replying by the Winner to the private message notification within seven (7) days will be considered as remaining the property of the Organizer, or if the Winner renounces to the Prize, the said Prize would be considered as remaining the property of the Organizer which will be free to reassign or not.

If the participation of the Winner does not comply with the present Official Rules (in particular concerning information that are inaccurate or plurality of participation), the Winner would then not be able to claim the grant of her/his Prize, which will remain the property of the Organizer which will be free to reassign or not.


As part of the Lottery, you expressly allow the Organizer to use the personal data transmitted during the Lottery only for Lottery management purposes.

The Participants’ personal details shall be used in accordance with the provisions of the law on “Information Technology and Civil Liberties” passed on the 6th January 1978 or of any other law that replaces it.

Therefore, the Participants are entitled to a right of access, opposition, rectification and deletion of data which concern them personally. The Participants may exercise this right by sending a mail to the Organizer attention accompanied by a photocopy of an identification document to the following address:

L’Oréal Professionnel
19 rue Léon Jamin
92300 Levallois-Perret

Persons exercising the right to delete their data prior to the end of the Lottery shall be deemed to have waived their right to participation.


The Organizer shall not be held liable for the granting of a Participant’s Prize, nor incur any liability whatsoever in the event of force majeure or other similar events which are beyond their control (including, but not limited to technical problems, losses or delays in postal services,) interfering with the organization and management of the Lottery.

The Organizer shall not be held liable in the event of the malfunctioning of the Internet, preventing access to, or satisfactory running of, the Lottery. In particular, the Organizer may not be held liable for any external malicious acts (e.g. virus, misused identity etc.).

If exceptional circumstances require, the Organizer reserves the right to postpone, shorten, extend, modify, cancel or suspend the Lottery and the liability of the Organizer cannot be sought as a result.

The Organizer shall not be held liable for any dissatisfaction of the Winner regarding his Prize.

The Organizer shall not be held liable for any incidents and/or accidents that may occur to the Winner(s) during the enjoyment of the Prize.



The full set of Official Rules is filed with the bailiff Jacky KRIEF, (SCP KRIEF ET HOBA), whose office is located 28 Rue Palloy, 92110 CLICHY.


The Official Rules may be viewed in full at:

It may also be obtained free of charge by any person who requests access from the Organizer throughout the term of the Lottery to the following address:

L’Oréal Professionnel
19 rue Léon Jamin
92300 Levallois-Perret


The Organizer may be required to amend these rules inter alia to comply with any new legislation and/or applicable regulations.

Any amendment shall be integrated within these Official Rules and shall be announced in the Organizer’s Instagram Account and filed with the Court bailiff identified in the article 7.1.

In the event that any clause hereunder is declared null or void, it shall have no impact on the validity of the rules themselves.


The present regulations shall be governed by French law.

Any disputes relating to application or interpretation of the present regulations shall, unless settled on an amicable basis by the Parties, fall within the jurisdiction of the Paris “Tribunal de Grande Instance” (Regional Court).