Every October, beauty brands among other commodities offer limited edition “pink” items where the proceeds go to various charities supporting breast cancer research and overall awareness of the disease.
Below are some of the items on the market this year that will help you look amazing all while helping out a meaningful cause.
GLAMGLOW Cure Sexy Tingling & Exfoliating Mud Mask $69: According to GLAMGLOW®, this mask “leaves skin noticeably radiant and glowing by activating moisturizing collagen synthesis. It also provides gentle resurfacing exfoliation, without removing natural oils, leaving skin smoother, brighter, and softer. Skin texture and pores look tighter for a more youthful appearance.” This specific mask was created to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The company will donate 25% of profits from Cure Sexy to the National Breast Cancer Foundation.
Boscia Tsubaki Beauty Oil- Breast Cancer Awareness Edition $46: This anti aging face oil firms, brightens, and hydrates skin. All skin types can use this. When you buy a bottle, “20-percent of the proceeds is given to The Rose, a groundbreaking charity committed to treating women with breast cancer.”
Deborah Lippmann ‘Shape of My Heart’ Breast Cancer Awareness Nail Color $17: “Designed by Deborah Lippmann, manicurist to the stars. Shape of My Heart nail color is a collaborative effort between Deborah Lippmann and Shape magazine to raise awareness for those affected by breast cancer. 10% of the proceeds of each sale will go to benefit the Hoag Memorial Hospital.”
Revitalash Pink Ribbon Gift Set $149: This set includes Hair ADVANCED conditioner, Nouríche eyelash conditioner and an embroidered travel jewelry roll. You’ll be batting your luxurious lashes in no time. “A portion of the profits from the sale of each gift set during the month of October will be donated to breast cancer research initiatives,” says the brand.
Aveda Breast Cancer Awareness Hand Relief $31: Aveda will donate $4 from each sale of this to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation. This hand-moisturizer “soothes dry hands with vitamins A and E, helping to diminish any signs of aging.”
Bobbi Brown ‘French Pink’ Breast Cancer Awareness Collection (Limited Edition) $45: Bobbi Brown will donate $10 of every French Pink set to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.The set includes a pretty pink blush along with a pink-handled face blender.
Sephora Collection Makeup Made Simple BCA Palette $34: “A four-part customizable palette with travel-ready shadows and cheek formulas, and an empty palette case for customized looks on the go.” A portion of the sales of this multi-purpose palette will go to Breast Cancer research.
Smashbox BCA Photo Finish Primer $36: This best-selling primer creates the perfect canvas for makeup application. This month when you purchase this product, “$5 from your purchase of this will be donated to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation (R).”
Breast Cancer Awareness Big Sexy Hair Powder Play Volumizing & Texturizing Powder $9.99: Sprinkle this powder onto dry hair and watch it instantly liquify to give your hair volume that Snooki would be jealous of. What’s even better is this product is “weightless, odorless and colorless on any hair color and is great for adding texture.”
Murad Hydrate for Hope $50: “Murad will donate 10% of the proceeds from the sale of the set to Sephora to fund City of Hope’s breast and women’s cancers research, treatment, and education.” This anti-aging moisturizer “relieves dry, dehydrated skin and restores youthful resilience and tone.”
Of course, there are many more products out there supporting the cause.
Go out and get your pink on!