NotSoFrivolous (hereinafter referred to as “the blog”) is a personal blog and all of the content on the blog, with the exception of the comments, is created by the owner, author and editor (hereinafter referred to as “the author”) of the blog and is meant for general information purposes only. All of the content is comprised of the author’s opinion and other information available to the author at the time of publication. The recommendations made by the author are based on personal experience. Trying the product prior to purchase in order to determine the product’s utility, efficacy and value to the reader is always recommended. While the author endeavours to provide detailed colour- and texture-accurate swatches of the products, the photographs may not exhibit as intended and/or may vary depending on the settings of each reader’s  computer screen.

The author is neither a medical expert nor a licensed professional and the information provided on the blog should not be used to replace information obtained from a professional.  Although the author always strives to provide the most up-to-date and accurate information, the information available on the blog is not guaranteed to be complete, accurate or current and may change without notice.

Majority of the products featured on the blog have been purchased by the author. Any products that have been received as press samples from various brands, retailers or PR companies will be clearly identified as such. The acceptance of press samples does not guarantee a review on the blog. Most importantly, the receipt of press samples will never compromise the integrity and authenticity of the blog and the reviews provided will always reflect the honest opinion of the author. Any sponsored content or content for which the author has been compensated will also be clearly noted as such.

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