Privacy Policy

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies toComprehensive Research Group, Inc. (“CRG”) and governs data collection and usage concerning personally identifiable information about you. CRG is in the business of conducting clinical research for the beauty and personal care industry site. By using the CRG website and by signing up to potentially participate in a study, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

In order to sign up as a research participant, CRG may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:

  • First and Last Name
  • Mailing Address
  • E-mail Address
  • Phone Number
  • Date of Birth
CRG may also collect demographic information, such as your:
  • Age
  • Gender
  • Ethnicity
We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us.
You may be required to provide additional certain personal information to us if you seek to
enroll in a study. We will use your information for communicating with you in relation to your
participation in a study and/or in conjunction with your participation in a research study at our
site. Your participation as a research study, may also require us to seek additional personal,
health related or non-personal information in the future.

Use of your Personal Information

CRG collects and uses your personal information to conduct clinical research services, either to
solicit your participation as a research subject or to permit your continue participation as a
research subject.

Sharing Information with Third Parties

CRG does not sell, rent or lease its subject participant lists to third parties. CRG does not share
your name, address, phone number with its sponsoring companies. Any personally identifying
information about you that is shared with a sponsoring company, such as a date of birth, is
referenced by a unique 2 to 4 digit number, rather than your name.
CRG may share data with trusted partners to help send you email or postal mail, provide
customer or IT support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using
your personal information except to provide these services to CRG, and they are required to
maintain the confidentiality of your information.
CRG may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in
the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or
comply with legal process served on CRG or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or
property of CRG; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of
users of CRG, or the public.

Automatically Collected Information

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by CRG. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the CRG website.

Children Under Thirteen

CRG does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen via its website. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.


E-mail Communications

From time to time, CRG may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication.


In accordance with federal law setting rules for commercial emails, we agree to:

  • Not use false or misleading subjects or email addresses
  • Identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way
  • Include the physical address of our business or site headquarters
  • Honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests promptly – within 10 days.

If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from CRG, you may opt out of such communications by replying to the email and stating that you wish to opt out or words to that affect. 

Access to Data

After providing information about yourself to CRG via its website, you do not have any right to access that data to make changes or modifications.   You may however contact CRG directly to ask for a modification.


Data Breach

CRG takes the protection of your personal information seriously.  Should a data breach of your protected personally identifiable information occur we will notify you by email within 10 business days of our notice of any such breach.


Changes to this Statement

CRG reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account, by placing a prominent notice on our site, and/or by updating any privacy information on this page. Your continued use of the Site and/or Services available through this Site after such modifications will constitute your: (a) acknowledgment of the modified Privacy Policy; and (b) agreement to abide and be bound by that Policy.

Contact Information

CRG welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that CRG has not adhered to this Statement, please contact CRG at:

Comprehensive Research Group

2520 Broadway Street N.E. Suite 100

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota 55413 

612 781 3400 



Subject Bill of Rights

Anyone who is asked to participate in a research study at CRG or who is asked to consent on behalf of minor has the following rights:

  • To be fully informed of the nature and purpose of the research study including all procedures to be performed/followed.
  • To be treated with respect in every aspect of the research process.
  • To have adequate time to consider whether to participate.
  • To be given a description of any risks, discomforts and/or inconveniences reasonably expected from participation.
  • To be given a description of any benefits you may reasonably expect from participation or be informed of no possible benefit.
  • To be provided an explanation of any alternative procedures that might be available to you, as well as the relative risks and benefits.
  • To ask any questions about the research study or other procedures involved.
  • To be told about how you may be withdrawn and that you may ask to withdraw, at anytime, without changing your rights to healthcare or other services.
  • To decide whether to participate in the research study without force, fraud, deceit, duress, coercion, or undue influence.
  • To be given a signed and dated copy of the consent form, when one is required for the research.
  • To be informed of where to get medical treatment if problems from the research study arise, if applicable.