October 2010 is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the focus is to raise awareness and extra funds for valuable research. Every year brands jump on board to help bring the subject of breast cancer to the forefront and release special edition products in pink packaging. By purchasing the following products you can be sure a percentage will be going towards breast cancer research.
These are just a handful of brands supporting women, and we hope you will support them too – because it could be you, your sister, mother, grandmother, aunt, wife or friend who will benefit from the money raised.
Aveda Limited Edition Breast Cancer Awareness Hand Relief
With a rich formula to soften and smooth hands while diminishing visible signs of aging, Aveda Limited Edition Hand Relief raises funds for Breast Cancer Awareness. Packed in a 150mL tube featuring a limited edition pink ribbon design.
Aveda will donate $4 from the sale of each Breast Cancer Awareness Hand Relief.
China Glaze Rainbow of Hope
The China Glaze Rainbow of Hope collection was designed to represent hope. The collection features the representative shades in the hope of a cure for each of the nominated cancers. Rainbow of Hope features 20 shades, including a vibrant Pink shade in support of breast cancer.
18% of the sale of display stands will go to cancer research and treatment organisations who are conducting breakthrough clinical trials.
Clinique Limited Edition Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion
Helping to support the National Breast Cancer Foundation, Clinique Limited Edition Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion is a special 200mL bottle adorned with breast cancer and Clinique charms.
$20 per unit sold is donated to the National Breast Cancer Foundation.
Crabtree and Evelyn 60 Second Fix Gifts
Crabtree & Evelyn 60 Second Fix Gifts contains products from the La Source, Citron and Gardeners ranges.
Crabtree & Evelyn will donate $5 for every sale of this pack to the McGrath Foundation.
Dove Pink Anti-Perspirant Roll-On Deodorant
Dove Pink Anti-Perspirant Roll-On Deodorant has an upside down format to minimise wastage. It provides effective 24 hour protection against underarm wetness and odour. It contains one quarter moisturising cream and has a soft, pink floral fragrance with a fresh and feminine scent and retains 17 per cent more of the skin’s vital moisture than a regular roll-on deodorant.
Dove will be donating an extra dollar for every two Dove Pink products purchased from woolworths to the NBCF.
Ecoya McGrath Foundation Everyday Tin
Ecoya McGrath Foundation Everyday Tin is a conveniently sized tin that can easily be taken anywhere. The candle lets off a subtle Gardenia Passion fragrance to enrich any environment and is part of the special line that works in partnership with the McGrath Foundation.
Sporting hot pink packaging $3 from the sale of this product goes straight to the McGrath Foundation.
ghd 2010 Pink ghd IV Styler
ghd 2010 Pink ghd IV Styler features a sleek white gloss finish with a pink floral design and vibrant pink plates. The rounded barrels allow for a variety of styles from waves and curls to straight hair. Styler comes with a pink raffia heat resistant styler bag to protect the styler and a limited edition matching ghd compact mirror. Pink styler comes housed in a pink carry box.
$30 from each sale donated to the National Breast Cancer Foundation, Australia.
OPI Pink of Hearts 2010
OPI Pink of Hearts 2010 is a feminine soft pale shimmery pink. Contains no DBP, toluene or formaldehyde. Features the OPI ProWide brush that promises the ultimate in smooth, streak-free application.
100% of profits will be donated to the National Breast Cancer Foundation.
Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula with Vitamin E
Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula With Vitamin E is a rich formula that melts at body temperature acting as an emollient to lock in moisture and protect the skin from harsh environmental elements. Contains cocoa butter and vitamin E full of vital moisture to leave the skin supple and smooth. Also available in fragrance free.
From September Palmer’s will donate 30c from every bottle sold to the NBCF.
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