7 ways to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Bonus: proceeds will be donated
By Iantha Yu
Beauty Crew Beauty Editor / October 09 2017
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and many of your favourite beauty brands are launching limited edition buys to raise funds for research and support for those that are suffering from breast cancer. Here are seven brands that are taking part.
Estée Lauder Limited Edition Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex II with Pink Ribbon Keychain
Brighten your complexion and support healthy skin with Estée Lauder’s signature Advanced Night Repair formula. 20 per cent of each sale of this product will go to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
ghd platinum® pink blush styler
If you’re looking for a new styler to add to your beauty arsenal, make it this one from ghd this month. Each limited edition set includes a pink ghd and heat resistant roll bag, and $20 from each sale will be donated to support breast cancer research.
Aveda Limited Edition Breast Cancer Awareness (BCA) Hand Relief™ Moisturizing Creme
Treat rough skin on your hands with a luxurious cream like this one from Aveda. US$4 of the purchase price supports cruelty-free research through the National Breast Cancer Foundation®.
JOICO K-Pak Gift Bag
Nourish your locks this month with JOICO’s K-PAK Gift Bag set, which includes a K-Pak Shampoo, K-Pak Conditioner, Intense Hydrator, Color Therapy Luster Lock Instant Shine & Repair Treatment, Blowout Perfecting Créme and a pretty gold makeup bag. We’re also thrilled to see $1 from each pack is being donated to Pink Hope.
Bobbi Brown Pink Ribbon Pink Peony Illuminating Bronzing Powder Set
Pep up your complexion with some pink blush on your cheeks, using Bobbi Brown’s limited edition Bronzing Powder Set that includes a powder blush and brush together. 20 per cent of each sale of this product will go towards the National Breast Cancer Foundation.
Avon True Colour Beauty Lip Stylos
Boost the colour of your smackers with a layer of Avon True Colour Beauty Lip Stylos, which are creamy and comfortable to wear. Plus, $1 from each sale of these Stylos will go to the efforts of breast cancer awareness month.
Toni & Guy in-salon service
If you’re suffering from the side effects of cancer, head into any Toni & Guy salon in Australia during the month of October to receive a haircut for free (until the shaving of your hair has to be done), as well as get complimentary advice on styling a wig.
Or follow these tips for how to style a wig to cover hair loss.
Which product will you be purchasing this month to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month? Tell us in the comments below.
Iantha is BEAUTYcrew's Beauty Editor, and has been part of the team since the site launched in 2016. Besides pinot noir, she has a healthy obsession with fake tan smell, wispy false lashes and CND Shellac in the shade Romantique. Her words and styling can also be found in Virgin Australia Voyeur, Women's Health, and previously in SHOP Til You Drop and Cosmopolitan.