Thursday, October 13, 2011

Positive in Pink - Breast Cancer Awareness Month

As all of you know October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and we just wanted to show you what some companies are doing to show their support.  This is an important cause to us because unfortunately breast cancer has touched, in some way or another, just about every person we know.  But everyday there are great strides taken to help rid the world of this disease. And we can all do our part, whether it's wearing pink, making a donation, volunteering our time or shopping for the cause!

Make a Difference™
Origins - $27.50
Throughout the month of October, Origins is donating $5 from each sale (ONLINE ONLY) of this limited edition moisturizer, Make A Difference, to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Offer ends 10/31/11 midnight ET.

Bobbi Brown
Pink Ribbon Collection
Bobbi Brown - $44.00
Bobbi has created the Limited Edition Pink Ribbon Collection especially for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  The set features Pink Lip Color and Bellini High Shimmer Lip Gloss.  With each purchase (ONLINE ONLY), $10 will be donated to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.  Also enjoy Free Standard Shipping with this purchase of this set during October. Offer ends 10/31/11 midnight EST.

Tory Burch
Tory Burch - $178.00
Tory has specially designed a pair of pink patent Eddie Ballet Flats to benefit The Breast Cancer Research Foundation and she is donating 15% of this purchase to that cause (up to a maximum donation of $15,000!). This offer is exclusive to her website as well as to Tory Burch Boutiques.  For a limited time you will enjoy free shipping on the pink Eddie Ballet Flat.

Aveda - Pink Ribbon Hand Relief - $22
The Estee Lauder companies are really showing their support!  Aveda is donating $4 from each sale of the Pink Ribbon Hand Relief to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation up to $270,000!  This offer ends 10/31/11.  Looks like it's available ONLINE ONLY but you can always check your local stores.

Philosophy Hope in a Jar - $38
Philosophy has partnered with Ulta to offer for a limited time an exclusive pink Hope in a Jar moisturizer. Philosophy is expanding its charity efforts to make one of the best-selling products a champion for positive change.  Now who can't get on board with that?!  They will be donating $5 from every purchase to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation.  You can purchase ONLINE at Philosophy and Ulta.

Philosophy Shower for the Cure - $20
A second way that Philosophy is supporting the cause is by their Pink Ribbon shampoo, bath & shower gel called Shower for the Cure.  100% of the net proceeds benefits to the Entertainment Industry's Woman's Cancer Research Fund.  You can purchase ONLINE at Philosophy and Ulta.

NFL Shop
Reebok New Orleans Saints Women's Breast Cancer Awareness My Team Wears Pink T-Shirt -
NFL Shop - Reebok's New Orleans Saints Women's Breast Cancer Awareness My Team Wears Pink T-Shirt - $25.99
If you watch the NFL then you've seen pink on the fields.  We personally love that the players, coaches and referees all wear some kind of pink apparel to bring awareness.  Their campaign is called "A Crucial Catch" and is in partnership with the American Cancer Society.  Everything from the special game balls and pink coins to the pink clothing will be auctioned off at NFL Auction and all proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society and team charities.  We love that our boys stand behind us girls!  Go to NFL Shop and find your team!

OPI Pink Shatter: Pink of Hearts Nail Lacquer
OPI recently launched a limited edition Pink Shatter: Pink of Hearts Nail Lacquer to support the Susan G. Komen for the Cure. What an easy and fun way to show your support!  And best of all OPI will again this year make a $25,000 donation to Susan G. Komen.  Check your local Ulta or wherever OPI is sold near you.

BCA Positive and Pretty Palette ($62 Value)
Stila BCA Positive and Pretty Palette - $14
Stila has designed a beautiful limited edition mirrored palette, BCA Positive and Pretty Palette, that contains four eye shadows, a blush and a highlighter in support of BCA.  $1 from every sale will be donated to The Foundation of Living Beauty. This is ONLINE ONLY and can also be found at Sephora.

Also you can visit such sites as Susan G. KomenThe Breast Cancer Research Foundation, Women's Cancer Research Fund, American Cancer Society, and The Foundation of Living Beauty to learn more, find out ways you can help and/or make a donation.

Here's to doing what we can to support the fight against breast cancer!!


  1. Thanks for posting these. I knew about a couple of them. They were talking about Bobbie Brown on the new the other day. About how he or she is doing this.

  2. What a great post ladies! We love the the NFL T-shirt. Go Cowboys! Heather & Kayla

    everyone dedicated a product for this cause!

    My fav is the Opi nail lacquer :)
    sexy color!


  4. Hey you lovely duo! Thanks for the visit! By the way, I´m following you now! You´d make me a very happy bunny if you followed me 2 :)


  5. Thanks for posting these..I shall definitely check out their online stores.
    Kudos to you lovely ladies as well for taking this initiative <3

  6. @ Amy Fashion Blog - Thanks for commenting! Bobbi Brown is an amazing lady and we love that she has this set out right now!

    @ Style Journey - Thanks!! Oh no...not the Cowboys!! :-)

    @ Melu103 - We love that all of these companies and so many that we couldn't mention are on board! The OPI is awesome!

    @ PC - Thanks!! We will of course follow you!

  7. love this post, i have done a few "think pink" purchases already gotta support the cause! ;-)

  8. hi ladies,
    thank you very much for your visit! I'll follow you back.... And your blog is amazing...In this post I love the opi nail lacqer...gorgeooooous!

    big kisses*

  9. Liindo flor.
    Sigo quem me segui
    > ♥ < seu blog ée tudoo de boom flor.

  10. @ Agam - Oh thank you so much!! We are making purchases!

    @ CottonCandyINK - It's a great reason to get out there and shop!

    @ All about lady Things - Thanks you so much for following! Welcome! So glad to have you.

    @ cris - Thanks for stopping by!

  11. It is great that so many companies are doing things in honour of this cause.

  12. I love pink and I love helping a great cause! :D Gawd, those shoes are tempting...

  13. I am Loving the flats! That nail polish is pretty Fabulous too!

  14. @ inmyhansonshirt - We agree! We wish we could have highlighted them all!

    @ Shop N' Chomp - Do it!! :-)

    @ Emma - So many great items to pick from for such a great cause!

  15. Its so great that everybody joined for this great cause! especially when it comes to big businesses..
    Have a look at my blog and if you like it then would you like to follow each other?
    Have a nice day!♥

  16. Aveda hand cream- serious staple!

  17. how good ;DD*

    follow me, plz ;)! .

  18. another reason to shop...why not?

  19. Hey Girls!!!

    Thanks so much for checking out and following my blog. I love this post you did for breast cancer and would love to get a few of the products.

  20. @ - Yes! Great reason!

    @ disturbiaa - Thanks!

    @ nestdesignstudio - We haven't tried that yet! But we love Aveda!

    @ Anastasia - Thanks so much for coming over!! We just went to your blog!

  21. this is totally fantastic!! thanks for sharing :)


  22. Omg. I love that Bobbi Brown set! Gorgeous and for a good cause!

  23. @ ShannonC86 - Thanks for coming over! the Philosophy Shower for a Cure is lovely!

    @ Amanda - Thanks so much for reading and commenting!

    @ Mrs. WASP - it's such a great reason for splurging!

  24. Thanks for the tips! I love all the things you picked, but especially those pink TB flats.


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