The Akira Beauty LA MER Giveaway Sweepstakes begins on or about October 7th, 2020 at 6:00PM PST and ends October 13th, 2020 at 6:00PM PST. At the end of the Promotion Period, Grand Prize winner will be selected from all eligible submissions (each, a "Submission") received during the Promotion Period as more fully set forth below. By participating in the sweepstakes, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of Akira Beauty International, 1160 Battery Street East, Suite 100 San Francisco, CA 94111 ("Sponsor") which shall be final and binding in all respects.



Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to those who enter on @akirabeautyintl Facebook or Instagram account page and who are 18 year or older as of the date of entry. The sweepstakes is only open to legal residents of the US or the District of Columbia and is void where prohibited by law. Employees of Akira Beauty (the “Sponsor”) their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, suppliers and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited. 



By participating, you agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and you represent and warrant that you meet the eligibility requirements set forth herein. In addition, you agree to accept the decisions of Akira Beauty, as final and binding as it relates to the content. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.



Entries will be accepted starting on or about 10/07/2020 6:00PM PST and ending 10/13/2020 6:00PM PST. All entries must be received on Facebook or Instagram by 10/13/2020 6:00PM PST.



The Sweepstakes must be entered by submitting an entry visiting @akirabeautyintl Facebook or Instagram account page between October 7th, 2020 at 6:00PM PST and October 13th, 2020 6:00PM PST. Go to @akirabeautyintl Facebook or Instagram account page and Follow the page on Instagram or Facebook. Then find the post, like the image that shows the Giveaway of LA MER products, and tag 2 friends in the comments section. To be valid, entries must be received no later than October 13th, 2020 6:00PM PST.

The entry must fulfill all sweepstakes requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are not complete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Akira Beauty. You may enter only once and you must fill in all information requested. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple identities or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules.

If you use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Akira Beauty.



One (1) winner will receive a LA MER duo to include the LA MER Creme de la Mer Moisturizing Cream (30 ml) and The Eye Concentrate (15ml), both valued at $425.00. Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by the Sponsor. No cash or other prize substitution permitted except at Sponsor’s discretion. The prize is non transferable. Any and all prize related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes shall be the sole responsibility of the winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by winners is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Akira Beauty to use winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law. 

Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in its sole discretion, unless such substitution is prohibited by law.  Sponsor may disqualify a winner and select an alternate winner if any prize is returned undeliverable. Prizes are non-transferable. Sponsor need not substitute a prize based on the winner’s request.



The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.



One (1) winner will be selected from the number of total eligible entries received under the supervision of the Sponsor. Winners will be notified via Facebook or Instagram direct message to the Facebook or Instagram user name they entered in the Sweepstakes within five (5) days following the winner selection. Akira Beauty shall have no liability for a winner’s failure to receive notices due to winners’ spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for winners’ provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If the selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 72 hours from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and releases as required, prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner selected. The receipt by winner of the prize offered in this Sweepstakes is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal and state laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY ANY WINNER (AT SPONSOR’S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN SUCH WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE SWEEPSTAKES AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.



By entering this content, you understand that Akira Beauty, anyone acting on behalf of Akira Beauty, or its respective licensees, successors and assigns will have the right, where permitted by law, without any further notice, review or consent to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use, worldwide in any media now known or hereafter in perpetuity and throughout the World, your entry, including, without limitation, the entry and winner’s name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image or statements about the Sweepstakes, and biographical information as news, publicity or information and for trade, advertising, public relations and promotional purposes without any further compensation.



Akira Beauty reserves the right, in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes should (in its sole discretion) a virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. In such case, Akira Beauty may select the recipients from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Akira Beauty. Akira Beauty reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. Akira Beauty has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Sweepstakes, to void entries for any reason, including, but not limited to; multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by sweepstakes rules; or the use of bots, macros or scripts or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Akira Beauty reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. By entering the Sweepstakes you agree to receive email newsletters periodically from Akira Beauty. You can opt-out of receiving this communication at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the newsletter. Sponsor will use the information collected from a Submission for administering the Sweepstakes and for marketing purposes consistent with Sponsor's privacy policy.Any questions regarding privacy matters should be directed to the address set out below. Please refer to Sponsor's privacy policy for important information regarding Sponsor's collection, use and disclosure of personal information.



By entering you agree to release and hold harmless Akira Beauty and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from (i) such entrant’s participation in the sweepstakes and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof, (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any computer, cable, network, hardware or software; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions or telephone or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.



THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF US AND CALIFORNIA WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, participant agrees that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in California having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes), and participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.



Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the Akira Beauty Web Site. To read the Privacy Policy, click here.



To obtain a copy of the winner’s name or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Akira Beauty International, 1160 Battery Street East, Suite 100 San Francisco, CA 94111. Requests must be received no later than 11/15/2020.



The Sponsor of the Sweepstakes is Akira Beauty International, 1160 Battery Street East, Suite 100 San Francisco, CA 94111. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook, Instagram, or YouTube. You understand that you are providing your information to the owner of this sweepstakes and not to Facebook, Instagram, or YouTube.