October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and fashion and beauty has joined the fight. From blush to bralettes, here are some amazing brands and products that will benefit breast cancer research and awareness organizations with each purchase. Shopping for a cause has never been better.
Tory Burch Lip Color in Ramble on Rose, $32
Each time you swipe and apply this stunning rose lip color from Burch’s signature orange and gold fretwork case, you’ll not only feel beautiful, but good – 20 percent of proceeds will benefit the Breast Cancer Research Fund. toryburch.com.
Cotton-elastane bralette, Aerie, $25
Support your girls with this comfy cute limited-edition bright pink bralette. Aerie will donate all proceeds to Bright Pink, a nonprofit organization focused on preventing breast cancer. ae.com.
Blaine Bowen, Luna Ring in 14K Rose Gold Vermeil with Pave CZ Stones, $67
Tapping into a great cause is as easy as slipping on fashion and jewelry designer Blaine Bowen’s Luna Ring. Available in both 14k gold or 14k rose gold, 30 percent of proceeds will be donated to the Pink Ribbons Project. blainebowen.com.
Bobbi Brown, Peony Set, $50
Pretty with a purpose—Bobbi Brown’s Breast Cancer Awareness Peony Set includes the perfect pink shade of silky powder blush in Peony and a Mini Face Blender Brush with a pink handle. Bobbi Brown will donate $12 of every sale to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. bobbibrowncosmetics.com.
Ralph Lauren Fragrances, Midnight Romance eau de parfum, $96/3.4 fl. oz
This iconic perfume, featuring warm notes of raspberry, peony and vanilla, is offering 100 percent of proceeds to benefit Ralph Lauren’s Pink Pony Fund, which supports programs for cancer screening, early diagnosis, treatment, research and patient navigation. macys.com.
Alex Woo, Open Heart Pendant in 14kt Rose Gold, $898
Inscribed on the back of this delicate cutout heart necklace by designer and breast cancer activist Alex Woo are the words: “live.love.be involved” – a reminder of life’s important lessons in contribution to the fight against breast cancer. Net proceeds from the sale of the Open Heart Necklace go directly to the Women’s Cancer Research Fund. alexwoo.com.
Lakur nail polish, $16 each
This eco-friendly nail line features a range of pink to red shades that are perfect for supporting breast cancer awareness. Fifty percent of sales will support Unite for Her, an organization that promotes wellness programs for breast cancer patients. londontownusa.com.