There are 1.3 million cases of breast cancer detected each year, making breast cancer the most common form of cancer in women (excluding skin cancer). October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and it's your chance to join BCA activists like Elizabeth Hurley in the fight against breast cancer. We've rounded up 20 pink and powerful products--each one donates a portion of its proceeds to help find a cure.
This gorgeous makeup set features a chic accessory bag and Pure Color Lipstick in Wildly Pink, a shade hand-selected by Evelyn Lauder, the chairman of the Este Lauder Cos. and an active supporter of breast cancer research. Twenty percent of the suggested retail price will be donated to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
Fighting cancer doesn't get any cuter. This two-piece set features an illustrated pig saucer and smiling mug that are quite possibly the most adorable way ever to drink your morning coffee. Twenty percent from the sale of this set will be donated to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
Housed in a cool silver clutch, these five mini brushes--powder/blush, crease, foundation/concealer, eyeshadow and bent eyeliner--are all you need to get fabulous on the go. Best of all, 15% of the purchase price of this set benefits the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
We can't get enough of shatter nail polishes, so this punky pink hue is right up our alley. Each bottle has a pink ribbon tag and pink cap to help draw attention to breast cancer awareness. In addition, OPI will make a $25,000 donation to the Susan G. Komen For The Cure foundation.
This limited-edition palette features four beautiful eyeshadows, a flirty cheek color and a shimmery highlighter, plus a detailed how-to for getting the look. Ten percent of the proceeds will be donated to a variety of breast cancer awareness charities, including the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
British beauty brand Mama Mio and NYC bakery Butter Lane have joined forces to serve up a sweet treat that helps fight breast cancer. For every one of these adorable B-Cup(cakes) sold, Mama Mio will donate a dollar to Look Good, Feel Better, the cancer support charity that helps women manage the aesthetic side-effects of cancer treatment.
With notes of lily of the valley, Moroccan jasmine, suede, amber, and tonka bean, this sensual scent is a cult classic that we want to wrap ourselves up in again and again. This limited-edition version features a pink ribbon box, 36 hours of burn time and, most importantly, $5 from the sale of each one goes to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation
Help find a cure for breast cancer and look hot while doing it with these gorgeous pink heels. The Stephanie Pump, named after a ShoeDazzle client who is a breast cancer survivor, is part of a Powerful Pink collection that features three shoes, a bag and a scarf. The site, started by Kim Kardashian, will donate 10% of the sales from this collection to the Susan G. Komen For The Cure charity.
These temporary lip tattoos do more than just pay lip service--for each set sold, the brand donates two dollars to the National Breast Cancer Coalition. Peel one of the designs off, stick it on your pout and give cancer the kiss-off!
This stunning statement accessory features a modern black strap and face, with berry accents and Swarovski crystals. For every watch sold, Movado will donate $50 to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
This super-hydrating body lotion not only gives skin the immediate moisture it needs, it also nourishes it thanks to an infusion of essential vitamins, nutrients and minerals that keep skin healthy and soft. In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Dial has released a special pink edition of the lotion, and will be donating $100,000 to the Breast Cancer Network Of Strength.
Created in collaboration with breast cancer survivor and actress Christina Applegate, this collection of thank you cards was designed by Applegate and can be customized with personal messages and photos. Proceeds from the sale of each card will be donated to Right Action for Women, a charity founded by Applegate that provides uninsured, high-risk women with breast cancer screenings.
Housed in a travel-friendly pouch, these four mini laundry detergents will not only get your delicate clothes spotlessly clean, they'll leave them smelling positively divine. During the month of October, 15% of the sale of this set will be donated to Living Beyond Breast Cancer.
We've been obsessed with these shimmering lipsticks ever since they first launched, and this gorgeous violet hue has us even more hooked. During the month of October, Shiseido will donate five dollars for every Iron Maiden shade sold to Cancer And Careers, a non-profit dedicated to supporting working women living with cancer.
Blend your morning fruit smoothies in style with this metallic pink blender from Cuisinart. It has stainless steel blades, four speeds and an electronic touchpad for easy (and quiet!) operation. As part of their PINK campaign, Cuisinart will donate a total of $32,500 to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
Pamper your skin and help out a good cause with this skin care set from Declor. It features a full-size Aromessence Serum, plus travel sizes of the Day Cream and Night Balm and an informational DVD on how to best apply the products. Ten percent of the net proceeds from all of the sets sold will be donated to Cancer And Careers.
This refreshing fragrance features notes of chilled yuzu, pomegranate, peony, magnolia, musk and amber. During the month of October, when you buy a 3.4oz bottle of the scent, Versace will donate a dollar to Breast Health international. As an added bonus, you'll also receive a complimentary pink Versace umbrella with your purchase.
Pretty to look at, easy to use and it donates to a great cause? This curling iron really can do it all! The hot pink iron features a ceramic, clamp-free rod that can create gorgeous, natural-looking waves and curls in less time than a traditional iron. For the month of October, 5% of the sales of this curling iron will be donated to Susan G. Komen For The Cure.
Repair and hydrate your damaged skin with this lightweight, cream-gel moisturizer. It features a moisturizing plant complex, plus micrococcus lysate--an oceanic flora that helps repair aging caused by environmental damage. Through the month of October, five dollars from every North American sale of this limited-edition jar will go to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
This is probably the most perfect shade of creamy pink we've ever laid eyes on. In addition to making your nails look heavenly, 10% of the sales of this pretty pink polish are donated to the Hoag Breast Care Center in Southern California. This holistic treatment center holds a special place in the celeb manicurist's heart--they supervised the treatment of her mother-in-law.