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Use Makeup to Help Fight Breast Cancer


Pink Breast Cancer Awareness Ribbon
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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and if you're not sure what you can do to help fight breast cancer then why not use your makeup? There are tons of makeup and beauty companies offering great deals for you in October, and each will also donate part of money to help fight breast cancer. Here is the list of companies as well as their fab deals.

  • Clinique - Limited edition Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion (6.7 oz. for $35) plus a Clinique pink ribbon charm. They will donate $10 to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Clinique also has a limited edition Long Last Glosswear SPF15 keychain minis for $18.50, and again $10 will be donated.
  • Origins - Peace of Mind On-the-Spot Relief is being sold for $10 each, and Origins has vowed to donate $35,000 from the sales of Peace of Mind in North America to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
  • Valerie Beverly Hills - Luv Lip Gloss**No Longer Available** is a perfect subtle pink lip gloss that celebrities love, for $22. Valerie Beverly Hills will donate 30% of the proceeds to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Luv gloss may not be available on the website, but you can also order it by calling 1-800-282-5374.
  • Prescriptives - Pink Ribbon Palette for Cheeks and Eyes, including four eye colors and two cheek colors for $48.50. Prescriptives will donate $20,000 to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
  • Bobbi Brown - Pink Ribbon Collection, which includes a limited edition Blush Pink Creamy Lip Color and a limited edition Pink Crystal Glitter Lip Balm for $40. Bobbi Brown will donate $35,000 from the North American sales to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
  • Estee Lauder - Evelyn Lauder Lip Design Collection and Elizabeth Hurley Lip Design Collection both offer a lipstick, lip gloss, lip pencil and a pink case with a mirror for $22. They also have a Gold Ribbon Mirrored Compact ($55) and a Jeweled Pink Ribbon Pin ($12.50). Estee Lauder will donate $500,000 from the combined sales to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
  • Lorac - Perfectly Pink Cheek Palette gives you a perfect pink blush and a pink applicator brush for only $6.99. Lorac will be donating the proceeds to the National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund.
  • Smashbox - Photo Finish Lipstick in Babydoll Pink for $22. Smashbox will donate 40% of the proceeds to the Los Angeles County Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure®.
  • Jane Iredale - Christina PureMoist LipColour and In the Pink PureGloss for Lips, both $19 each. Jane Iredale will donate $2 of each sale to Living Beyond Breast Cancer.
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