The Power of Pink
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and in honor of those who are or have been fighting this horrific disease, we are taking a few moments to give a shout-out to several hair and beauty products that are helping in the fight for a cure. So, this month take special care to think pink and buy pink whenever possible.
Products that Help in the Fight for a Cure
OPI Pink of Hearts - $25,000 will be donated to Susan G. Koman for the Cure and $5,000 to Canada’s Rethink Cancer. This collection contains a pair of polishes in the colors I Think In Pink and You Glitter Be Good To Me. $14.95
Every girl needs a good eyelash curler! Sephora Collection Pink Eyelash Curler will make your lashes really stand out while supporting a great cause. A dollar from each curler sold goes to the Breast Cancer cause. Try this pinch-proof curler that is crafted to make your lashes perfectly curled. $16
Pravana Intense Therapy is PINK in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month. A portion of the sales will be donated to the Beauty Bus Foundation. Enriched formula gives a burst of moisture and instantly transforms coarse, dry or frizzy hair to a smooth, soft texture. Specially formulated to rejuvenate and protect hair while shielding it from harmful UV rays. $17
Sexy Hair Big Spray & Play Volumizing Hairspray Pink is a limited edition pink version of the best selling product. This month, 5% of the proceeds from the sale of every can is being donated to Look Good, Feel Better - a national public service program which helps patients struggling with the appearance-related challenges of cancer treatment. $17.50
Joico's Joimist Firm duo has gone pink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness with proceeds to benefit Susan G. Koman for the Cure. This finishing spray provides long-lasting firm hold while protecting against humidity. $22
This 5oz. size of Aveda Hand Relief (Pink Ribbon Edition) is a special edition for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Aveda’s donation supports cruelty-free research through The Breast Cancer Research Foundation. $22
Sephora Signature Brush Set – Pink is an elegant, all-in-one boxed ensemble of professional-quality makeup brushes. Get the tools you need to create an expert look, all in a compact, travel-friendly carrying case. The brushes feature high-quality hairs for flawless application and each has its own slot for safekeeping. This set's pretty pink box features a pink exterior and opens to reveal an individual slot customized for each brush. $29
Bioken is donating a portion of the proceeds for every 16 oz Enfanti Color Care duo sold during the months of September and October to breast cancer research. This popular color-specific cleansing and conditioning duo dons the signature pink for the occasion. It was developed with Nano Color Care Technology, which complements the ancient healing properties of nature. Nanometer or micro-fine molecules penetrate hair and scalp at the cellular level to moisturize, strengthen, and rejuvenate as well as boost color’s shine. $46
Positive and Pretty eye shadow palette by Stila Cosmetics -To honor Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Stila is offering this versatile palette with a generous discount. A dollar from every palette sold will go to The Foundation of Living Beauty, which helps women achieve physical and emotional wellness. This makeup palette comes with gorgeous pink shades anyone can wear. $62
Hanae Mori Parfums presents No. 4, the latest in its well-received Eau de Collection series of limited-edition fragrances blended in Paris. Debuting in October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month, brilliantly pink and floral No. 4 includes a pink ribbon inside its sculptural glass cap. Part of the proceeds from October sales at US retailers will benefit the nonprofit Breast Cancer Coalition Fund. Like the entire Eau de Collection series, No. 4 is made with the health of the planet in mind. Sustainable energy, including solar, wind and water (hydroelectric), were used for part of the power needed to create the fragrance in France. 3.4-oz. $95.00
Clarisonic Skin Care Brush Limited Edition Pink contributes $10 from every purchase to fight breast cancer. Clarisonic uses a sonic frequency, back and forth oscillating motion to deeply cleanse, stimulate and clarify your skin. Dermatologist tested, Clarisonic works with your skin's natural elasticity, gently flexing pores to loosen dirt and oil. This kit includes the Clarisonic Skin Care Brush, Charger, one Brush Head, Trial Size Cleanser (2 oz), and User Guide. $195.00
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