October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month so PAUSE FOR A CAUSE and check out some of our generous clients who are aiding the fight against breast cancer. It is estimated that over 180,000 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed among women in the U.S. in 2009 and 2,000 new cases among men. More than ever, now is the time to purchase products that give back.
E.L.F.’S NAIL POLISH IN BUBBLE GUM PINK: e.l.f.’s Nail Polish in Bubble Gum Pink fights weak nails with a Vitamin E-infused, Toluene, Formaldehyde and DBP-free formula, and this October it will fight breast cancer too, with all profits from sales of Bubble Gum Pink benefiting The Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
The e.l.f. nail polish in bubble gum pink is available for $1 at www.eyeslipsface.com.
BORBA Lip Tints: Created to promote breast cancer awareness & research, BORBA Lip Tints in sheer, ready-to-wear shade, Lovely, helps you get gorgeous, while celebrating the beauty of giving. The nutraceutical lip balm works to deeply soften and smooth lips with rich Shea Butter for suppleness and smoothness as well as Cashmere fibers for luxurious softness, cushion and protection. Not only will lips feel replenished externally, you’ll be feeding skin from the inside too with an exclusive BORBA-powered nutraceutical cocktail…10% of net proceeds from the sales will benefit the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Nutraceutical Lip Tints are available for $16 at www.BORBA.com.
suki® exfoliate foaming cleanser and sensitive cleansing bar: In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, Suki has partnered with Breast Cancer Action to urge women to “think before you pink.” Suki’s commitment to educating women about the truths behind deadly chemical exposures by equipping them with the knowledge to make healthy, life-changing decisions has been a longstanding passion. In an effort to advance BCA’s efforts, Suki is donating 100 percent of sale proceeds of two best-selling products, exfoliate foaming cleanser and sensitive cleansing bar, through the months of October and November. The proceeds will go towards “Think Before You Pink” campaign, advancing changes in policy and decreasing environmental exposure to chemicals that may play a hand in causing breast cancer. The SUKI Foaming Cleanser ($29.95) and Sensitive Cleansing Bar ($10.95) can be purchased at www.sukipure.com.
VMV Hypoallergenics: To support Breast Cancer Awareness month, VMV Hypoallergenics is teaming up with one of the leading not-for-profit organizations dedicated to preventing and finding a cure for breast cancer, The Breast Cancer Research Foundation, and will donate a dollar from each sale of a gorgeous assortment of pretty-in-pink shades, including the below. For information on VMV Hypoallergenics, visit vmvhypoallergenics.com ·
Twist & Pout Pink Ribbon Collection: The Twist & Pout Pink Ribbon Lip Balm infused with SPF 20 is super easy to find at the bottom of any big bag! Plus, five percent of the profits are donated annually to The Breast Cancer Network of Strength. It’s easy to attach to handbags or backbacks and it’s light and delicious citrus flavor makes reapplying an easy task. Available for $9.50 at
The NuFACE® Device is an FDA cleared at-home cosmetic device that safely and effectively lifts and tones the facial muscles and skin tissue. NuFACE® uses microcurrent technology, a safe, effective, low level electrical current that delivers an instant youthful appearance within minutes. NuFACE is partnering with Look Good... Feel Better, a free, non-medical, brand-neutral, national public service program created to help individuals with cancer look good, improve their self-esteem, and manage their treatment and recovery with greater confidence. NuFACE will donate $2 from every device sold to the organization. It retails for $325 at http://mynuface.com/
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