Companies are getting pretty in pink in support of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. All month long, the following brands will be donating a portion of proceeds from their special edition and perfectly pink products to a charity and/or research foundation of their choice.
Known for its crocodile embroidered bed and bath collections, LACOSTE Home will be donating 10% of the retail price from the “Pink Croc Collection” beach towel to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation®. The playful, plush and philanthropic towel is 100% cotton and will be available at LACOSTE boutiques and www.lacoste.com beginning October 2011.
Retail price: $55.00
Betsey Johnson Intimates
Betsey Johnson, a breast cancer survivor and world-famous designer, is using her quirky, fun & adorable aesthetic to target a cure. Her Target Logo for Breast Cancer panty line is available in a set of three or single pair and for each item sold Betsey Johnson Intimates will donate 100% of the proceeds to Fashion Targets Breast Cancer. The Target Logo for Breast Cancer panties are sold at Betsey Johnson retail stores and on www.BetseyJohnson.com.
Retail Price: $12.00 each or Pack of 3 for $27.00
The luxurious silk used in all of Kumi Kookoon’s bedding and accessories offers countless benefits for cancer patients year round, and this October the designer extends its support in helping to fuel awareness. When shopping on www.KumiKookoon.com, indulge in Kumi Kookoon’s Ribbon Collection and eyemasks and 20% of sales will be donated to Think Pink Rocks. The Ribbon Collection is available in two perfectly pink colors – Cotton Candy and Snow Cone.
Retail price: $80.00-$1,700
Pucker up with gl?minerals’ high-shine special edition lip gloss in Pink Blossom as it returns to beauty counters this October. Proud to be a bronze level sponsor and a partner for four years, gl?Professional will donate 20% of sales from the pink lip plump to the National Breast Cancer Foundation. Pink Blossom lip gloss is available at www.gloprofessional.com.
Retail price: $16.00
Support the cause with the best styling tools from Keratin Complex! The Keratin Complex Heat Therapy Ceramic Ball Dryer in Pink offers the latest innovation in ionic styling. With a positive/negative ion generator switch and Ceramic Ball Air Purifying Technology, this dryer provides a healthier way to blowout your hair. Once you’re blow out is perfect, smooth things over with Keratin Complex Pink Stealth II Flat Iron. This iron features titanium plates with an instant heat system that distributes heat evenly which gives you smoother, shinier hair without damaging it. In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness, 10% of sales of both the iron and the dryer go to Think Pink Nation throughout the month of October. Both products are available at www.keratincomplex.com
Retail price: $149.00