#FreshFaceFriday #Contest Giveaway: Official Rules

posted: 01/27/16

#FreshFaceFriday #Contest Giveaway





  1. Eligibility: The #FreshFaceFriday #Contest Giveaway is open only to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are age 18 or older at the time of entry and who have an Instagram account.


Employees, officers and directors of Discovery Communications, LLC ("Sponsor"), their parent companies, subsidiaries, and affiliates (collectively, "Giveaway Entities") and the immediate family members (spouses and parents, children and siblings and their spouses, regardless of where they live) or members of the same households (whether related or not) of such individuals are not eligible. Subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Participation in the Giveaway constitutes the entrant's full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of the Giveaway Entities, which are final and binding. An entrant may be disqualified in Sponsor's sole discretion if he/she fails to comply with any of the terms of these Official Rules.


  1. Sponsor: Discovery Communications, LLC, One Discovery Place, Silver Spring, MD 20910.


  1. Timing: The Giveaway opens on January 29, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time ("ET") and ends on February 26, 2016 at 11:59 a.m. ET ("Entry Period"). The Sponsor's computer or that of its designee is the official timekeeper for this Giveaway.


  1. How to Enter: During the Entry Period, (1) follow the official TLC Instagram account by visiting; (2) take a photo of yourself in no makeup, and (3) upload your photo to Instagram using the hashtags #freshfacefriday and #contest, and tagging @TLC. To be eligible, you must include both the #freshfacefriday and #contest hashtags, and you must tag @TLC. Entrants must ensure that their privacy settings on Instagram allow the entry to be viewed by Sponsor. An Instagram account is required and may be set up at no cost.


Ineligible responses include responses that are unresponsive, as well as those that are, in whole or in part, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, hateful, embarrassing to another person or entity, deceptive, obscene, invasive of another's privacy, tortious, contains racial slurs, or contains explicit or graphic descriptions or accounts of, sexual acts, or is not within the spirit of the Promotion, as determined by Sponsor in Sponsor's sole discretion ("Entry Requirements").


Each entry will be deemed to have been submitted by the natural person assigned to the Instagram account associated with the entry. All entries submitted in accordance with these Official Rules shall be collectively hereinafter referred to as "Eligible Entries." The odds of winning the Promotion depend on the number of Eligible Entries received.


  1. Winner Selection & Prize: Sponsor will select five potential winners from all eligible entries received using the following criteria: 40% originality, 30% creativity, 20% composition and 10% clarity. Potential winners will be selected every Friday between Friday, January 22, 2016 and Friday, February 26, 2016. Each winner will receive one $1,000 Visa gift card. Aggregate ARV of all prizes is $5,000.


No prize transfer or cash redemption permitted. No prize substitution, in whole or in part, except by Sponsor due to prize unavailability, safety or security considerations, or any other reason as solely determined by Sponsor, in which case a prize of comparable or greater value will be awarded.


  1. Winner Notification: Within 24 hours after each potential winner is selected, the potential winner will be contacted via direct message on Instagram using the account information provided in the potential winner's submission. The potential winner may be required to complete, sign, have notarized, and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability Release, and Publicity Release (where permitted). All requested documents must be returned to Sponsor within time period specified at time of prize notification. The potential winner must respond to the winner notification within 48 hours or Sponsor may select an alternate potential winner. Failure to follow the prize redemption procedures within 48 hours or failure to accept the prize may result in the selection of an alternate potential winner. Acceptance of any prize shall constitute and signify each winner's agreement and consent that Sponsor and its designees may use the winner's name, city, state, likeness, photo, entry and/or prize information in connection with the Promotion for promotional, advertising or other purposes, worldwide, in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, including the Internet, without limitation and without further payment, notification, permission or other consideration, except where prohibited by law. Prizes will be fulfilled within 30 days after end of Entry Period.


  1. Release: By receipt of any prize, winner agrees to release and hold harmless the Sponsor and its respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, distributors, advertising/promotion agencies, and prize suppliers, and each of their respective parent companies and each such company's officers, directors, employees and agents (collectively, the "Released Parties") from and against any claim or cause of action, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, arising out of participation in the Giveaway or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrant, printing, typographical or other errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Giveaway; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Giveaway; (4) printing, typographical, technical, computer, network or human error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion, the announcement of the prizes or in any Giveaway-related materials; (5) late, lost, undeliverable, damaged or stolen entries; or (6) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant's participation in the Promotion or receipt or use or misuse of any prize (including any travel/activity related thereto).


Released Parties are not responsible for misdirected or undeliverable entries or for any technical problems, malfunctions of computer systems, servers, providers, hardware/software, lost or unavailable network connections or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmission or any combination thereof. You agree to indemnify and hold the Giveaway Entities harmless from any and all claims, damages, expenses, costs (including reasonable attorneys' fees) and liabilities (including settlements), brought or asserted by any third party against any of the Giveaway Entities due to or arising out of your Entry, or your conduct in creating an Entry or otherwise in connection with the Giveaway, including but not limited to: claims for trademark infringement; copyright infringement; violation of an individual's right of publicity or right of privacy; or defamation.


  1. General Conditions: By entering the Giveaway, entrants agree to comply with and be bound by these Official Rules. Failure to comply with the Official Rules may result in disqualification from the Giveaway. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Giveaway, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Giveaway, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. If terminated, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, select a winner from all non-suspect Eligible Entries received prior to such event. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any entrant it finds to be: (1) tampering or attempting to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Giveaway; (2) violating the Official Rules; (3) violating the terms of service, conditions of use or general rules or guidelines of any Sponsor property or service; or (4) acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with the intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person or whose acts or deeds (actual or perceived) would or might be deemed detrimental to Sponsor's reputation, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies (including attorneys' fees) from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor's failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. All interpretations of these Official Rules and decisions by Sponsor are final and binding in all matters related to the Promotion. By participating, entrants agree to permit Giveaway Entities to use his/her name, photograph, likeness, statements, biographical information, voice, voice likeness and city and state address for advertising, publicity and promotional purposes in all media, including but not limited to on air and within, in perpetuity, without compensation (unless prohibited by law) and agree to execute specific consent to such use upon request. Normal Internet access and usage charges imposed by your online service provider will apply. If you participate from your mobile phone, such activity will be subject to the charges pursuant to your wireless service provider's rate plan. Please consult your wireless service provider for more information.


  1. Governing Law: This Giveaway is governed by the laws of the State of Maryland, with jurisdiction and venue in Montgomery County, Maryland, and all claims must be resolved in the courts of Montgomery County, Maryland.


  1. Use of Entry Information: The collection and use of entrant information will be governed by Sponsor's online privacy policy, available for viewing at


  1. Winner List: To receive a list of winners, mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope to be received by March 26, 2016, to TLC's #FreshFaceFriday #Contest Giveaway, One Discovery Place, Silver Spring, MD 20910.


(C)2016 Discovery Communications, LLC. All rights reserved.


Any third party trademarks mentioned herein are the property of their respective trademark owners. The use or mention of such third party trademarks in these Official Rules or in the Contest is solely for descriptive purposes and shall in no way imply an endorsement or sponsorship of the Giveaway. Instagram is not a sponsor of this Giveaway.

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