month so feel free to check your boobies and take care of yourself anytime, not just October. A while back, I had a terrible scare with breast cancer beginning during the month of October and finally ended with surgery a few months later. Companies like the ones below are raising money for this cause and its worthwhile for you to check out what's available in support of Breast Cancer, a terrible disease but one that is preventable if you take care of yourself and do your monthly exams.
Annick Goutal Rose Absolue
In October, Annick Goutal perfumery honors Annick Goutal who passed away from breast cancer with Rose Absolue perfume. Pure, elegant, unassuming and feminine; Rose Absolue is the absolute essence of a rose. A single-flower fragrance that brings together the rarest roses from East and West; the Bulgarian, Turkish, Damask, May, Egyptian and Moroccan rose. During the month of October, Annick Goutal will donate 30% of Rose Absolue sales to Breast Cancer research. Price: $140 for 1.7oz Eau de Parfum Spray, Available at Saks.DuWop Pink Shimmer Brick
DuWop’s limited edition Pink Shimmer Brick is extremely versatile and can be dusted over bare skin for just a hint of shimmer that catches the light and brightens the complexion. The silvery pink hues in the shimmer brick can help even out the skin tone, hide imperfections, and illuminate the skin. DuWop proudly supports by donating 20% of proceeds from the shimmer brick to the Cosmetic Executive Women Cancer and Careers Foundation. DuWop’s Pink Shimmer Brick is also housed in a sleeve bearing the names of many women who have been affected by breast cancer. Price: $18 available at shop.duwop.comDuWop LipLingo Pink
Liplingo Pink is a sleek lip palette containing a rose lipstick and four wonderful ways to top it: a subtle gold frost, a pale pink shimmer gloss, a rich pink sherbet tone with sparkle and a pink tinged clear balm with a high shine. DuWop has joined in the fight to support research by donating 20% of proceeds from Liplingo Pink to breast cancer research and the betterment of women living with cancer. Price: $32, Available at shop.duwop.com
philosophy she colors my day
bath product benefiting the entertainment industry foundation’s women’s cancer research fund. philosophy is proud to launch the she colors my day high-foaming green bubble bath to celebrate the bond between mothers and daughters and help give back to a very worthwhile cause. philosophy will donate 100% of its net proceeds from the sale of the she colors my day bath product to the entertainment industry foundation’s women’s cancer research fund, an organization dedicated to developing an early detection biomarker test so that women’s cancers can be detected years before current tests allow. she colors my day has been created for the sole purpose of creating a cure for mothers, daughters, sisters, and friends around the world. price: $20 for 16 oz., Available exclusively at http://www.philosophy.com/philosophy shower for the cure
shower for the cure is philosophy's pink ribbon shower gel - a creamy all-in-one formula that can be used as a shampoo, shower gel or bubble bath. this long-time philosophy favorite contains a touch of milk proteins and fruit essences to provide a delightful experience for your senses. shower for the cure represents the spirit of every woman and 100% of the philosophy net proceeds from the shower for the cure is donated to the Women's Cancer Research Fund.
Price: $20.00, available at philosophy.comDarphin Predermine Wrinkle Corrective Serum
Darphin honors Breast Cancer Awareness Month with Predermine Wrinkle Corrective Serum, part of the collection of Predermine age-defying formulas. This pale pink-colored bottle contains a concentrated, innovative serum that instantly absorbs into skin. Developed to visibly reduce the prominence of wrinkles, this serum delivers dramatically smoother and more youthfully supple skin. Darphin North America will donate $20.00 to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation for EVERY Predermine Wrinkle Corrective Serum sold during the month of October
Price: $205, Available at http://www.darphin.com/
Airplus for Here Aloe Infused Socks
These cozy, comfy socks are the perfect relaxation accessory. Use it to retain hydration from home pedicures or while lounging around the house. Part of all proceeds go to Breast Cancer research. Price: $4.99, Available at http://www.airplusforher.com/
Kate’s Paperie Gianna Rose Atelier Scented Soaps
Scented with Fresh-Linen, four French-milled soaps embossed with a pink ribbon, the symbol of hope, come nestled in a beautiful gift box. Benefits the Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation - 15% of the proceeds from the sale of the product will be donated.
Price: $32.00, Available at http://www.katespaperie.com/
.Hildago Ring and Bangle
Show support for breast cancer awareness with a daily reminder. Hidalgo’s breast cancer ring and bangle, made from enamel and 18k gold, is something a woman can hold onto and cherish forever. Price: $688 for Bangle, $725 for ring (guards sold separately) For more information, please visit http://www.hidalgojewelry.com/