Think Pink in October

Welcome to October, girls—the month where we are reminded to have annual clinical breast exams and monthly self-exams. Because early detection of breast cancer can save your life.

Many of our favorite beauty companies are showing their support of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month by spreading awareness and raising funds for a cure:

Shiseido The Makeup Hydro-Powder Eye Shadow in Pale Pink
Shiseido will donate $5 of every Hydro-Powder Eye Shadow in Pale Pink to Cancer and Careers, a resource for working women who have cancer. $23

Bobbi Brown Pink Ribbon Collectionicon Exclusive Pink Flower Shimmer Lip Gloss and best-selling Sandwash Pink Lip Color to complement it. $30

Tweezerman Petite Tweeze Set in Pink Leather Caseicon A limited-edition Pink Leather Case printed with the pink breast cancer awareness ribbon. Pairs the famous Slant and Point tweezers in a travel size. $25

Prescriptives Colorscope Eye Color–Pink Ahead A Limited-edition set of three shades pressed into one pan to highlight, define and contour eyes for customized looks. $17.5

Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion
iconThe award-winning formula that is everyone’s favorite with a special Breast Cancer Awareness charm to hang off your cell phone. $35

Smashbox Blushing Pink Fusion Soft Lights Powder & Brush Set
iconA limited-edition set of illuminating silk-like Fusion Soft Lights powder (full-size) in a new blushing shade that features the breast cancer ribbon and makeup artist essential Face & Body Brush #19 with a shiny pink handle. $59

Aveda Limited-Edition Hand Relief Our favorite Aveda hand cream in a limited edition size and design in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. $20

Estee Lauder Pink Ribbon Collection A sweet collection of five Estée Lauder products including: High Gloss in Pink Ribbon Pink, Pure Color Crystal Gloss in Evelyn Pink, Pure Color Crystal Lipstick in Elizabeth Pink, Jeweled Pink Ribbon Pin, and Jeweled Pink Ribbon Compact & Brush Set. $10 – $45

Jo Malone Red Roses Composed of seven types of roses from all over the world, this alluring fragrance is a surprisingly clean, voluptuous, and romantic scent. $50 – $95

Origins Make a Difference Rejuvenating Hand Treatment A creamy, protective hand cream for softer, brighter, younger looking hands. $18.5

AVON Breast Cancer Crusade Lip Balm SPF 15 100% of the net proceeds from this lip balm are donated to the AVON Breast Cancer Crusade. $1.5

Conair The Power of Pink A selection of Conair styling tools including: Instant Heat Ionic Hair Setter, Instant Heat Ceramic 1″ Straightener, Ionic Hair Styler, Ceramic Ultra Slim Straightener, and Mini Metro Pro Dryer, all designed to benefit the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

Philosophy Shower for the Cure A creamy all-in-one formula that can be used as a shampoo, shower gel or bubble bath created to benefit the Women’s Cancer Research Fund. $20

“Pass the Word” this month, and show your support of this important cause.

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  • Yay what a great cause! I can’t wait to pick up some of these products! Thanks for the info! I’ve been a long time reader but don’t comment as often as I should, keep it up! =)

    trulylovely (Reply)
  • Excellent!!

    Also, could you let people know about L’Oreal’s “Color of Hope” for ovarian cancer? The colors are EXCELLENT and it’s another great cause!

  • Thanks! Those all sound wonderful.

    The Shape Pilates for Pink seems like a cool initiative too:


  • I love Estee Lauder’s Powder Compacts. And i love the fact they support breast cancer, every single year, by giving us a new compact!!!

    You haven’t listed Dior Couture’s Palette here, but check it out, it’s gorgeous, and looks like something I definitely need (hehe!):

    I checked out Conair’s hair straightener at Walgreens it’s adorable!! But since I have straight hair, I dont really need it. But it’s gorgeous to have a light pink flat iron!!!:)

  • The Lauder high gloss looks fab!

    Rowan (Reply)
  • I absolutely adore the fact that so many companies are on board for such a good cause! I always buy at least 1 or 2 things that give a proceed to Susan G. Komen! Love it!

    Shari (Reply)
  • the smashbox set looks amazing…i went to sephora today and they didn’t have it, does anyone know when it’ll be in stores?

  • These are some great products! I love the Philosophy shower gel!

  • I love the Estee Lauder products and the fact that a portion goes to a great cause makes it even better. Another site that sells jewelry and accessories with a protion of the proceeds going to Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer is

    The charm on the front is adorable.

    Carlen (Reply)

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