Legal Disclaimer

CREATE YOUR SKINCARE® is an online course that presents content for informational and recreational purposes and personal use only. See Terms of Use and License Agreement. This is course is not accredited by any governing body, and no official certification or continuing education hours will be awarded upon completion. All participates will receive an honorary certificate of completion for recreational purposes only. Purchasing, participating in, and completing this course does not certify the User as a professional aesthetician, herbalist, aromatherapist, or other licensed or certified practitioner. This course does not provide business education or training, and makes no claims as to any business or earning potential for the User.

The material on this site is not intended as a substitute for medical advice from a physician, registered dietician, therapist, or other licensed health provider.  It is for informational purposes and for the purpose of educating individuals on topics related to creating homemade skincare products for personal use. Should you have any questions pertaining to your own skin, diet, health, or medications, please consult with your physician or other licensed healthcare provider.

Although the ingredients/raw materials and recipes discussed and demonstrated to make the products in the Create Your Skincare videos, Course Planner and Master Formulary, and other written materials are not likely to cause allergies or irritation; however everyone’s skin is different and reactions are always a possibility, although remote. The student understands and agrees that neither the instructor, Rachael Pontillo, nor Holistically Haute, Inc is liable for any allergic or irritant reaction, human error, or other potential damages caused by the User’s participation.

Users with known allergies should consult with a physician or licensed healthcare provider before using any ingredients or recipes presented in this course.

Wholesale Accounts, Direct Sales, and Affiliates

Holistically Haute has manufactured and sold one product: The Holistically Haute™ Salt Bath Ritual, and its creator, Rachael Pontillo, has written one book: Love Your Skin, Love Yourself: Achieve Beauty, Health, and Vitality from the Inside Out and Outside In, and is the co-author of The Sauce Code: 7 Keys to Unlock Exciting New Flavors in Your Favorite Foods.

Rachael Pontillo/Holistically Haute also has wholesale accounts, and/or are affiliates of several companies such as Amazon and the Institute for Integrative Nutrition®. Any reference, link to, or image of these items or products made by these companies is made with the intention to generate direct income or retail sales.

Advertising and Third Party Content:

Holistically Haute tries to keep advertising to a minimum. However, we do include some third party banner ads, text link ads, affiliate ads, and paid/sponsored content.

In some instances, the content presented on represents the opinions and judgments of the respective third party or author providing such content. Holistically Haute, Inc neither endorses nor is responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, advice, or statement made on by anyone other than Holistically Haute, Inc; and will not be liable for any loss, damage or harm caused by a User’s reliance on information obtained or linked to from or products purchased by clicking on a third party image or link on It is the sole responsibility of the User to evaluate the information, opinion, advice, products, or other content available on

Privacy Policy

Holistically Haute, Inc takes the privacy of all Users of very seriously. If you opt-in to take our free skincare classes, or sign up for any of our webinars or other events that require registration, we collect your name and email address for the purpose of delivering the requested content, and then we send regular emails that contain holistic skincare tips and advice, invitations to upcoming events and promotions, or special offers that we think you might be interested in. At the bottom of every single email we send, there is an “Unsubscribe” link which will unsubscribe you from that particular mailing list.

If you have subscribed or opted in to more than one of our offers or events, or if you registered using more than one email address, there is a chance you might still receive emails from us. If you wish to be completely unsubscribed from all of our email communications, simply email us at with your name and any email addresses you’ve entered on our site, and we will unsubscribe you from all lists, and delete your information completely from our database.

If you become a Create Your Skincare student, we retain your name, address, business name if you’ve provided it, and email address for the purposes of delivering your course content and other course-related communications and benefits. We also email regular holistic skincare tips and advice, invitations to upcoming events and promotions, or special offers that we think you might be interested in. At the bottom of every single email we send, there is an “Unsubscribe” link which will unsubscribe you from that particular mailing list.

We process tuition payments through, and do not have any access to your payment information or accounts. Account information is encrypted within their secure systems, and is only retained for the duration of your payment plan. These systems will attempt to collect failed payments three times. Please see our Terms of Use and License Agreement for more information about payments, and consequences for failed payments. Holistically Haute, Inc/Rachael Pontillo has no direct access to your credit card, bank account, or other payment accounts.

From time to time, we collaborate with other skincare, health, and wellness experts who may invite you to opt-in to a free or paid offer, event, or product of their own. Please refer to their privacy and usage policies for information on how they use your information.

We do not share or sell your information with anyone, at any time, unless compelled by law.

We only ask for personal information if it is to deliver requested material or access to an event, or a purchased product or service.

From time to time, we use cookies in accordance with our affiliate relationships on, on social media, and in our email newsletters. What this means is that if you click on an affiliate link from our website, emails, or social media platforms to sign up for one of our partners’ webinars, or purchase a product from their website, the cookie tells that company that you found out about their event, product, or service from our website or newsletter; and if you make a purchase within a set time frame (most cookies are 30 or 60 days but this varies), we receive a small referral fee (at no extra cost to you). We also use cookies with our own affiliate program through ThriveCart, which is used by our affiliate partners when they promote our events and programs. If you make a purchase through one of those links, it tells us that one of our affiliate partners referred you, and then we pay them a small referral fee (at no additional cost to you). This cookie retains this information for 60 days.

If you have any questions or concerns at all about any of our policies, please email us at

Our policies are subject to change at anytime.

Updated May 23, 2019