John Frieda Hair Care x Hashting Sweepstakes

 Official Rules
 Sweepstakes may only be entered in or from the 50 United States and the District of Columbia and entries originating from any other jurisdiction are not eligible for entry.  This Sweepstakes is governed exclusively by the laws of the United States. You are not authorized to participate in the Sweepstakes if you are not located within the 50 United States or the District of Columbia.
 1.  Eligibility.
Participation open only to legal residents of the fifty United States or the District of Columbia, who are 18 or older as of the date of entry.  Void outside of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, and where prohibited, taxed or restricted by law. Employees, officers and directors of Sponsor, Hashting USA Inc. (the promotion administrator), and either of their parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, advertising and promotion agencies, manufacturers or distributors of Sweepstakes materials and their immediate families (parents, children, siblings, spouse) or members of the same household (whether related or not) of such employees/officers/directors are not eligible to enter.  Sweepstakes may only be entered in or from the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, and entries originating from any other jurisdiction are not eligible for entry. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.
 2.  Timing.
The Sweepstakes begins on March 18, 2022 at 9:00 am Eastern Time ("ET") and ends on April 21, 2022 at 11:59 pm ET and consists of five 1-week entry periods (collectively, the “Weekly Draws”) and one grand prize draw (“Grand Prize Draw”) as set forth in the chart below.  The Weekly Draws and Grand Prize Draws are,
collectively, the "Promotion Period").

Sweepstakes Timeline

3.  How to Enter.
Eligible entrants can enter as follow: Follow the link in the promotional banner, social post or invitation. Provide entrant’s mobile number at the landing page from the link. Entrant will receive an SMS* message to learn more about the John Frieda Frizz Ease Serums. Entrant completes the journey by providing a response to the question sent to entrant via SMS message.  Entrant will automatically be entered into the Weekly Draw based on the date of entry. Upon successfully entering the Weekly Draw, entrant will receive an SMS message with the option to share the John Frieda Hair Care Frizz Ease Sweepstakes with a friend.  Upon sharing the promotion with a friend, entrant will receive one (1) entry into the Grand Prize Draw.
*SMS messages may result in data charges or message charges from entrant’s mobile carrier, based on entrant’s wireless service plan. Entry into the Sweepstakes is by this process only.
Limit 1 entry per person into the Weekly Draws and 1 entry per person in the Grand Prize Draw.  No automated entry devices and/or programs permitted.  Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, stolen, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, misdirected, technically corrupted or garbled entries or mail, which will be disqualified, or for problems of any kind whether mechanical, human or electronic.  Proof of submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor.

 By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants fully and unconditionally agree to be bound by these rules and the decisions of the judges, which will be final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes.
4.  Random Drawings/Odds. 
Weekly Draws: Twenty (20) winners will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries received during each Weekly Draw Period as described in the chart at paragraph 2.  Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received for each Weekly Draw.  Weekly Draws will be conducted by Hashting (promotion administrator) which will notify the winners and non-winners of the winning/non-winning status via text message within 48 hours of the close of each Weekly Draw Period. Notified winners must respond to the text message as directed within 48 hours to claim the Weekly Draw Prize (described below) by providing winner’s full name, email address, and mailing address information.
Grand Prize Draw: One (1) winner will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries received for the Grand Prize Draw. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received for the Grand Prize Draw. The Grand Prize Draw will be conducted by Hashting (promotion administrator) which will notify the winner and non-winners of the winning/non-winning status via text message as directed within 48 hours of the close of the Grand Prize Draw period per the chart at paragraph 2. Winner must respond to the text message within 48 hours to claim the Grand Prize (described below) by providing winner’s full name, email address, and mailing address information.  
 If a potential winner of any prize cannot be contacted, fails to respond to the winner notification, or the prize is returned as undeliverable, the potential winner forfeits his/her prize.  In the event that a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries for the relevant Weekly Prize Draw or Grand Prize Draw. Only three (3) alternate drawings will be held, after which the prize will remain un-awarded.
5.  Prize.
Each of one hundred (100) Weekly Draw winners will receive 1 John Frieda Frizz Ease Original Serum and one (1) John Frieda Frizz Ease Extra Strength Serum (“Weekly Draw Prize”). The approximate retail value of each Weekly Draw Prize is $19.98. One (1) Grand Prize winner will receive1 John Frieda Frizz Ease Original Serum and one (1) John Frieda Frizz Ease Extra Strength Serum and one (1) $100 Visa gift card (“Grand Prize”).  The approximate retail value of the Grand Prize is $119.98.
Prize is non-transferable.  No substitutions or cash redemptions.  In the case of unavailability of any prize, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value. All taxes and unspecified expenses are the responsibility of winners. Limit one (1) Prize per person.
6.  Prize Delivery.
Confirmed winners will be sent the relevant Prize/Grand Prize within 3 weeks of the end of the Promotion Period and Sponsor’s receipt of winner’s mailing address.  Sponsor not responsible if the Prize cannot be delivered due to an incorrect mailing address or for lost or misdirected requests.
7.  Conditions.
All taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. By participating, entrants and winners agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, its advertising and
promotion agencies and its parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors, from any and all liability, for loss, harm, damage, injury, cost or expense whatsoever including without limitation, property damage, personal injury and/or death which may occur in connection with, preparation for, travel to, or participation in Sweepstakes, or possession, acceptance and/or use or misuse of the prize or participation in any Sweepstakes-related activity and claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy and merchandise delivery.  Entrants who do not comply with these Official Rules or attempt to interfere with this promotion in any way shall be disqualified. Prizes are non-transferable.  No substitutions or cash redemptions.  In the case of unavailability of any prize, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value.  There is no purchase or sales
presentation required to participate. A purchase does not increase odds of winning.
8.  Additional Terms for Online Sweepstakes. 
Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend this Sweepstakes should (in its sole discretion) virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes.  In such case, Sponsor will select the winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds, in its sole discretion, to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or Web site. For details regarding collection of information from users of the Web site (including entrants), please consult the privacy policy on the web site. 

Additionally, Sponsor reserves the right to prosecute any fraudulent activities to the full extent of the law.  In case of dispute as to the identity of any entrant, entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry. “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) responsible for assigning email addresses or the domain associated with the submitted email address. Any other attempted form of entry is prohibited; no automatic, programmed; robotic or similar means of entry are permitted. Sponsor, and its parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners and promotion and advertising agencies are not responsible for technical, hardware, software, telephone or other communications malfunctions, errors or failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, Web site, Internet, or ISP availability, unauthorized human intervention, traffic congestion, incomplete or inaccurate capture of entry information (regardless of cause) or failed, incomplete, garbled, jumbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit one's ability to enter the Sweepstakes, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes.

9.  Release.

By receipt of any prize, winner agrees to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Instagram, LLC, and Facebook Inc., and their respective 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 Sweepstakes or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.
10. Use of Data. 
Sponsor will be collecting personal data about entrants online, in accordance with its privacy policy.  Please review the Sponsor’s privacy policy at  By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants hereby agree to Sponsor’s collection and usage of their personal information and acknowledge that they have read and accepted Sponsor’s privacy policy.
11. List of Winners.
To obtain the name of the winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by May 21, 2022, to Tractenberg & Co., ATTN: John Frieda Frizz Ease Sweepstakes, 116 E. 16th Street, Floor 2, New York, NY 10003.

12. Sponsor.
Kao USA Inc., 2535 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45214.

13. Promotion Administrator.
Hashting US, Inc.  For any comments, questions or concerns regarding the gamification please contact customer service at:

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram LLC or with Facebook Inc. Entrants understand that they are providing their information to the Sponsor and not to Instagram or Facebook. The information entrants provide will only be used in accordance with these terms and conditions. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding this promotion must be directed to the Sponsor and not to Instagram or Facebook. Further, entrants release Instagram and its associated companies from all liability arising in respect of the promotion.

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