Privacy Policy & Terms of Use

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Goodbye Butterfly (GB) is a personal blog and collaborative platform maintained by Shelby Ohashi-Sides. Terms of use agreement sets forth the standards and practices of use for this website. Through use of this website, you the user, agree to these terms and conditions. In the event that you do not agree to these terms and conditions, you must exit this website immediately.


Goodbye Butterfly (blog) is a collection of writings and articles written by Shelby Ohashi-Sides. Topics covered include (but are not limited to) personal growth, travel, health, beauty, and lifestyle. The information contained on Goodbye Butterfly is not meant to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Any information shared through the posted blog articles are for informational use only.

The information represents what I, a health and lifestyle blogger, have chosen to do to take charge of my own personal health and that of my family. Statements on this website have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. Products on this site are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. If you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition, consult your physician before using the products mentioned on this webpage.

Information found on this site is meant for educational and informational purposes only, and to motivate you to make your own health care and dietary decisions based upon your own research and in partnership with your health care provider. It should not be relied upon to determine dietary changes, a medical diagnosis or courses of treatment. Individual articles and information on other websites are based upon the opinions of the respective authors, who retain copyright as marked.

Goodbye Butterfly, sponsors, and affiliates will not be held responsible for any negative actions or consequences made by users of this website.

Earnings Disclaimer

Goodbye Butterfly is a PR friendly website and uses affiliate marketing for many of the products or services mentioned throughout. Shelby is also an Independent Arbonne Consultant.  As such, GB may earn a commission for any sales made through these respective links. I only recommend products that I have personally tried myself.

Third Party Links

This website contains links to third parties and are added as a convenience to the reader. Each third-party link has been heavily reviewed prior to being added, however, Goodbye Butterfly is not responsible for the accuracy of the content and/or security on these sites. If you decide to access these third party links, you do so at your own risk.

GB goes out of the way to ensure that the information provided on this website is correct and up-to-date. There are no warranties or guarantees as to the accuracy and reliability of any information provided on this website.

Intellectual Property Rights

Through use of this website, you are agreeing to not publish, distribute or abuse any content, text, graphics, images and/or images. Use of any Goodbye Butterfly content without written permission prior is strictly prohibited.

If there are any questions or concerns regarding the terms of use, you may contact us at


Here at Goodbye Butterfly, protecting your privacy is very important. The privacy statement detailed below applies to our collection and use as well as sharing of personal information we receive from both visitors and users of this platform.

As describe in United States privacy law and information security, 'Personally Identifiable Information' (PII) is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify or contact a single person. Please review our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use or otherwise handle your PII in accordance with out website. If you disagree with any aspect of this privacy policy, we ask you to please discontinue use of this website.

The privacy policy has been complied to better serve those who are concerned with how their PII is being used online.

Personal Information that is collected

As a visitor of Goodbye Butterfly, you may be asked to enter your name or email address along with other details that help better your experience while using this platform.

When Information is Collected

Information is collected from you when you  subscribe to a newsletter, respond to a survey/form, or enter information on the GB site. When providing us with feedback on our products or services, information may also be collected.

How is your Information used

We may use the information collected when you subscribe to a newsletter, provide feedback on products or services, respond to a survey/form, surf the website, or use certain site features in the following ways:

To improve Goodbye Butterfly in order to better serve you along with send periodic emails regarding other products or services.

Except otherwise stated within this privacy policy, GB does not sell, trade, rent or share your Personal Information with third parties without your written consent.

Are Cookies used on Goodbye Butterfly?

The small files, otherwise know as 'cookies', that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer's hard drive via your web browser (if you allow) enables the site or service provider's systems to recognize your browser and capture/remember certain information. Goodbye Butterfly does use cookies to help better understand your preferences based on previous or current sit activity. This overall helps us compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction to provide you with an improved platform with better site experiences and services in the future.

We use cookies to:

Complie aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction to provide you with an improved platform with better site experiences and services in the future. Trusted third-party services may also be used to track this information on our behalf.

You as a web user can choose to have your computer alert you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You are able to do this through your browser settings. It is important to keep in mind that each browser is a little different, so your browser's help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.

If you choose to disable cookies in your browser, it will turn off some of the features of this site.

Third-party Disclosure

We don not sell, trade, rent, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information unless we provide our users with advance notice. This excludes GB website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conduct business, or serve our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.

Information may also be released when it's release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property or safety. Non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Social sharing buttons are provided, operated, and managed by a third party. If you click on one of the social share buttons on GB related pages, certain personal information may be stored by the service operating that plugin in accordance with their terms of service and use.

Third-Party Links

Goodbye Butterfly does include and/or offer third-party products or services on this platform. These third-party sites have separate and completely independent privacy policies. Therefore, we have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites.

We seek to protect the integrity of GB and welcome any feedback about these respective sites.