Pretty in Pink
Published 03/10/2012 | 11:54
A beauty routine pink in aid of Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Halloween may be approaching but before the mood turns all dark and gothic, it's time to go pink and girly.
This week sees the beginning of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and beauty brands go all-out to mark the occasion by turning their products pink or brandishing symbolic ribbons.
Help the cause and show off your pink prowess with these limited edition beauties.
Lend a charitable hand to Breast Cancer Care with Bliss's limited edition 'Glove' and Care Softening Gloves. Each pair lasts around 50 uses for super-soft winter paws.
- Bliss 'Glove' and Care Softening Gloves, €44, Boots
- Dazzle during Breast Cancer Awareness Month and beyond with Ciate's nail polish duo. Featuring Pinkaboo, a twinkling pink holographic glitter, and Pinkalilly, a glistening pop pink with golden shimmering undertones. Breakthrough Breast Cancer receives 20% of profits for each kit sold.
- Aveda's Pink Ribbon Hand Relief is even more perfectly formed than usual with an extra 20% increase in size. The bestseller has been packaged with a Pink Ribbon design to raise awareness and €2.50 from every sale goes to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation. From Brown Thomas.
- Plumped Up Pink, is a shade created especially for the cause in Clinique's number one selling lip product, the Chubby Stick. The limited edition 'Pink with a Purpose' colour comes in a cute pink pouch that's perfect for handbags. Clinique Chubby Stick Moisturising Lip Colour Balm in Plumped Up Pink, €19