Site Security


We pride ourselves on the exceptional level of security we have implemented on the website.

To ensure your details are kept fully secure we have implemented the following security processes and security checks.

Sage Pay

By using Sage Pay, we ensure that your card details are never compromised. Sage Pay encrypt every transaction to the highest global standards. Sage Pay's secure systems are scanned and audited regularly by one of the world’s leading Qualified Security Assessors (QSA) so that you can be confident about using us to make a secure payment online.

PCI Compliant

Effortless Skin Ltd Trading As Skincity is certified PCI DSS compliant (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard). This means that all of the payments we process are done so in a secure and safe environment. PCI DSS compliance ensures that your card data is handled properly and securely in accordance with the PCI DSS standard. You can view the PCI Data Security Standard on the PCI DSS website.

McAfee Secure

Our site is security checked on a daily basis by McAfee Secure to ensure all customer information is safe.

Websites displaying the McAfee Secure symbol are tested and certified daily to pass McAfee's fastidious security tests which help protect you from identity theft, viruses, spyware, and other online threats.

The McAfee SECURE™ trust mark only appears when the website has passed McAfee's intensive, daily security scan. McAfee tests for possible personal information access, links to dangerous sites, phishing, and other online dangers.

To read more about the McAfee Secure tests, please click here.


Our site has an SSL certificate provided by GeoTrust.

SSL certificates from GeoTrust® are the ultimate online security and trust solution delivering both 256-bit encryption and the True Site™ trust mark providing third-party website identity validation.

The presence of SSL means you can rest assured that communications (e.g. credit card numbers) between your browser and our site's web servers are private and secure when the SSL session is activated.

Google Certified Shop

We are a Google Certified Shop.

Created to help customers identify online stockists that offer a great shopping experience, the Google Certified Shops accolade is awarded to ecommerce sites that have demonstrated a positive track record of on time shipping and excellent customer service. To highlight this achievement, the Google Certified Shops badge has been added to every page on our site to remind customers of our status. You can also click on this badge to view our customer ratings and read what they have to say about their shopping experience with Skincity.

As an added benefit, when you make a purchase at a Google Certified Shop, you have the option to select free purchase protection from Google. Then, in the unlikely event of an issue with your order, you can request Google's help and they will work with us to address the issue to your satisfaction.

Credit Card Details

We DO NOT store credit card information on any of our servers.


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