Sunscreen Timer App Terms of Use

The Sunscreen Timer application (“Application”) is a tool to assist you in keeping track of your sunscreen applications when you are outdoors and your skin is exposed to the sun.  Use the Application to help reduce or avoid skin damage due excessive exposure to the sun.  This Application is for your information only and may not be construed as medical advice or instruction.  The information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

Persons using the data within for medical purposes, such as avoiding sun exposure for medical purposes, should not rely solely on the accuracy of the data herein.  Some medicines and over-the-counter drugs can cause the skin to sunburn very quickly.  Talk with a pharmacist or other medical provider.

The calculations and formulae in the Application are based on information provided by a variety of sources and cannot be exact.  We do not have control on the accuracy of the input data by users or their use of the device.  The Application measures UV and air temperature when properly used and functioning.  Shimmy Technologies Inc., the controlling company of the Application, cannot be held responsible for any malfunctions with the Application, its connection to the user’s smartphone, or malfunctions within Application.  Shimmy cannot predict how the Application will be used or worn and cannot be held responsible for any consequences that may result from its use.

The Application estimates the amount of UV at the call phone’s location. The Application calculates the amount of UV radiation based on forecast UV Index available from the Weather Company/IBM.  All UV Index forecasts have inaccuracies because they are predictions.  Thus Shimmy cannot be held responsible for any consequences that may result from inaccuracies in the UV Index approximation.

You grant Shimmy the right to provide advertising and other information to you as well to allow our business partners to do the same.  You grant Shimmy the right to store, on the Sunscreen Timer Cloud, and share with and/or sell to third parties, for any and all purposes, all profile data, including images, name, and skin type.  A device identifier unique to the Sunscreen Timer device will be stored on the Sunscreen Timer Cloud and may be shared with and/or sold to third parties for any and all purposes.  Location data, SPF designation, and number of timers running at once may be shared with and/or sold to third parties for any and all purposes.  Users may update their profile information locally on the Application.  Only the most recent data will be store on the Sunscreen Timer Cloud. User data may be used and shared with partners for marketing, promotion, and research into skincare, services, more effective sunscreen. 

In the event of the sale, merger, bankruptcy, sale of assets and/or reorganization of Shimmy, all users will be notified.  Data stored in the cloud may be sold and/or transferred as part of that transaction.  Users may request for their data to be updated on the Sunscreen Timer Cloud or removed from the Sunscreen Timer Cloud completely by emailing info (at)  Shimmy cannot guarantee that data will be removed from Sunscreen Timer Cloud by a certain date and/or time.

Any and all liability arising directly or indirectly from the use of the Application is hereby disclaimed.  The information herein is provided “as is” and without any warranty expressed or implied.  All direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or punitive damages arising from any use of this application or data contained herein is disclaimed and excluded.  These Terms and Conditions apply to all users.  By using this Application, you signify your assent to this disclaimer.  If you do not agree to this disclaimer, please do not use the Application and close it right now.