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Pink Products- Breast Cancer Awareness

Every year, I dedicate many days in October to drive awareness about Breast Cancer and Breast Cancer Research. Naturally, one of the easiest ways to do this on a beauty blog is to publish news about Pink Products offered to the consumer, as a way to make a charitable contribution while filling your vanity!

Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex II

BCA:  Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex II with Pink Ribbon Bracelet

BCA: Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex II
with Pink Ribbon Bracelet

Estée Lauder introduces a Breast Cancer Awareness edition of the NEW Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex II paired with a Pink Ribbon Bracelet and charm. Featuring the 2013 Pink Ribbon, the beautiful charm includes a touch of blue to represent the approximately 1% of all breast cancer cases in the United States that are diagnosed in men. The charm is inscribed, “Estée Lauder Breast Cancer Awareness 2013” to show support and empower others to join the fight against breast cancer.

SIZE: 1.7 oz./50 ml
SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE: $92.00
AMOUNT OF DONATION: Estée Lauder will donate 20% of the suggested retail price from the sale of Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex II with the Pink Ribbon Bracelet to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation®.
AVAILABLE AT: All Estée Lauder counters nationwide, in Puerto Rico and at www.esteelauder.com from 8/1/13 to 6/30/14 while supplies last.
WEBSITE: www.estéelauder.com

Darphin Silky Moisturizing Lotion Essential Body Beauty

BCA:  Darphin Silky Moisturizing Lotion

BCA: Darphin Silky Moisturizing Lotion

Darphin experts have taken inspiration from the Hydra StructureTM technology, which harnesses the skin’s natural moisturizing ability, providing immediate and long-lasting hydration to help recapture the body’s baby soft skin. The Silky Moisturizing Lotion provides key ingredients such as Saltwort, French Lavender and Peach Leaf extracts, which acts on different levels. First, the upper layer of skin is targeted for an immediate hydrating effect, second it replenishes the skin’s hydration levels for a deeper moisturization, and third it
polishes the epidermis with a gentle exfoliation for silky, smooth skin.

SIZE: 6.7 fl. oz./200 ml tube
SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE: $40.00
AMOUNT OF DONATION: Darphin will donate $8.00 from the purchase price of Silky Moisturizing Lotion Essential Body Beauty to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation®.  AVAILABLE AT: Select stores, spas and at www.darphin.com during the month of October while supplies last.
WEBSITE: www.darphin.com

SMASHBOX Photo Finish Foundation Primer

BCA:  Smashbox Photo Finish Foundation Primer

BCA: Smashbox Photo Finish Foundation Primer

Giving is gorgeous! In support of Breast Cancer Awareness, Smashbox has dressed up its Photo Finish Foundation PRIMER with the iconic pink ribbon. The award-winning primer creates the perfect canvas for makeup application, reduces the appearance of fine lines and pores and creates visibly softer skin.

SIZE: 1 fl. oz./30 ml
SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE: $36.00
AMOUNT OF DONATION: Smashbox will donate $5.00 from the purchase price of the PRIMER to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation®.
AVAILABLE AT: Exclusively at ULTA Stores, www.ulta.com and at www.smashbox.com from 9/15/2013 to 10/31/2013 while supplies last.
WEBSITE: www.smashbox.com

ORIGINS Drink Up™ Hydrating lip balm in Pink Guava

BCA:  Origins Drink Up Hydrating Lip Balm In Pink Guava

BCA: Origins Drink Up Hydrating Lip Balm In Pink Guava

This soothing lip balm is created with nature’s cocktail of hydrating agents including Ximenia Americana seed oil, Jojoba Oil and Apricot Kernel Oil, leaving lips drenched with comforting hydration. A team of nourishing ingredients including Orange Peel Wax and Wheat Germ Extract form a protective barrier while Aloe Vera helps soothe parched, dehydrated lips. The high shine formula features mineral pigments and mica to help deliver a subtle juicy hint of tint. Drink Up™ Hydrating lip balm is available in limited edition Pink Ribbon packaging in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

SIZE: 0.5 fl. oz./15 ml tube
SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE: $17.00
AMOUNT OF DONATION: Origins will donate $3.50 from the purchase price of this limited-edition Drink Up™ Hydrating lip balm to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation®.
AVAILABLE AT: Origins retail stores and select department stores in the USA, Puerto Rico and at www.origins.com beginning 9/15/13 while supplies last.
WEBSITE: www.origins.com

La Mer The Hand Treatment

BCA:  La Mer The Hand Treatment

BCA: La Mer The Hand Treatment

For the first time in La Mer’s history, The Hand Treatment’s packaging has been redesigned with pink accents to pay tribute to The BCA Campaign. The Hand Treatment’s healing moisture soothes hands on contact, working to help protect and rejuvenate even the driest hands while diminishing the look of age spots. Formulated with La Mer’s nutrient-rich Miracle Broth™, The Hand Treatment improves skin’s overall condition so hands look younger and feel softer.

SIZE: 1.7 fl. oz./50 ml
SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE: $40.00
AMOUNT OF DONATION: To aid research and increase awareness in the month of October, La Mer will donate $10 from the purchase price of The BCA Campaign’s limited-edition Hand Treatment, with a maximum donation of $45,000, to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation®.
AVAILABLE AT: Select specialty stores including Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, Bloomingdale’s and Saks Fifth Avenue stores within the United States and at www.lamer.com during the month of October 2013 while supplies last.
WEBSITE: www.lamer.com

LAB Series PRO LS All-In-One Face Treatment

BCA:  Lab Series Pro LS All In One Face Treatment

BCA: Lab Series Pro LS All In One Face Treatment

PRO LS All-In-One Face Treatment is a lightweight daily hydrator that helps soothe, moisturize, repair and mattify all in one step. The quick-absorbing, high-tech formula instantly soothes and calms redness and irritation from shaving while potent moisturizers restore moisture back to skin. Simultaneously, PRO LS leaves a shine-free appearance and over time, it helps diminish the appearance of lines and wrinkles. It’s ONE AND YOU’RE DONE. PRO LS All-In-One Face Treatment is available in limited-edition Pink Ribbon packaging in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness.

SIZE: 1.7 oz./50 ml
SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE: $29.00
AMOUNT OF DONATION: Lab Series will donate $5.00 from the purchase price of The BCA Campaign’s limited-edition PRO LS All-In-One Face Treatment to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation®.
AVAILABLE AT: Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s, Lord & Taylor (NYC), Sephora.com, Ulta.com and at www.labseries.com from 10/1/13 to 12/31/13 while supplies last.
WEBSITE: www.labseries.com

Donna Karan Cashmere Mist EDP Spray

BCA:  Donna Karan Cashmere Mist

BCA: Donna Karan Cashmere Mist

Cashmere Mist, a fragrance created to seduce the senses. The ultimate in luxury, it is a sensual, sheer floral scent that whispers, never shouts.

SIZE: 1.7 fl. oz./50 ml
SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE: $82.00
AMOUNT OF DONATION: 20% of the suggested retail price of the sale of Donna Karan Cashmere Mist EDP Spray, with a maximum donation of $25,000 will be donated to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation®.
AVAILABLE AT: Macy’s, macys.com, Bloomingdale’s, Belk’s, Dillard’s, Lord & Taylor, Bon Ton, Von Maur, ULTA and at www.donnakaran.com from 10/1/13 to 12/31/13 while supplies last.
WEBSITE: www.donnakaran.com

Coach Signature EDT Spray

BCA:  Coach Signature EDT Spray

BCA: Coach Signature EDT Spray

Coach Signature EDT is a classic scent for the woman that is timeless, chic, and sophisticated. The scent is a unique blend of soft, fresh fruits and florals with a heart of fragrant yellow blossoms and hints of amber and cedar wood. Coach Signature EDT is available in a limited-edition glass bottle with the signature “C” logo in pink, along with the Pink Ribbon packaging to help raise awareness.

SIZE: 1.7 fl. oz./50 ml
SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE: $68.00
AMOUNT OF DONATION: 20% of the suggested retail price from the sale of the limited edition Coach Signature EDT Spray will be donated to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation®, with a maximum donation of $25,000.
AVAILABLE AT: Macy’s, Von Maur, Lord & Taylor, Dillard’s, Bon Ton, Ulta and Coach freestanding stores from 9/1/13 to 12/31/13 while supplies last.

Evelyn Lauder and Elizabeth Hurley Dream Lip Collection

BCA:  Evelyn Lauder and Elizabeth Hurley Dream Lip Collection

BCA: Evelyn Lauder and Elizabeth Hurley Dream Lip Collection

This year’s lip-loving duo offers a pop of pink for your pout with Estée Lauder’s best-selling Pure Color Lipstick and new Pure Color Gloss. Full-size Pure Color Lipstick in Rubellite and limited-edition Pure Color Sheer RollerGloss in Hot Pink are featured in a stylish two-toned textured pink clutch with a classic Estée Lauder golden touch.

SIZE: Pure Color Lipstick, 0.13 oz./3.8 g
Pure Color Sheer RollerGloss, 0.11 fl. oz. liq./3.1 ml
SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE: $29.50
AMOUNT OF DONATION: Estée Lauder will donate 20% of the suggested retail price from the sale of the Evelyn Lauder and Elizabeth Hurley Dream Lip Collection to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation®.
AVAILABLE AT: All Estée Lauder counters nationwide, in Puerto Rico and at www.esteelauder.com from 8/1/13 to 6/30/14 while supplies last.
WEBSITE: http://www.esteelauder.com

Evelyn Lauder Dream Pin

BCA:  The Evelyn Lauder Dream Pin

BCA: The Evelyn Lauder Dream Pin

The Evelyn Lauder Dream Pin sparkles with contrasting soft pink and hot pink enamels, accented with two stones – one traditional BCA pink stone and a blue stone to represent the approximately 1% of all breast cancer cases in the United States that are diagnosed in men. This beautiful pin is the perfect accessory to spread awareness.

SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE: $12.50
AMOUNT OF DONATION: Estée Lauder will donate 20% of the suggested retail price from the sale of the Evelyn Lauder Dream Pin to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation®.
AVAILABLE AT: All Estée Lauder counters nationwide, in Puerto Rico and at www.esteelauder.com from 8/1/13 to 6/30/14 while supplies last.
WEBSITE: http://www.esteelauder.com