Sweet (Pink) Charity
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and more designers than ever are showing their support with special-edition products, the proceeds of which support nonprofit breast cancer organizations. Charity has never looked—or felt—so good. Herewith, our favorite BCA picks.
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They say a woman can never be too rich or too thin. We say a woman can never have enough perfume. Try Creed’s delightful Acqua Fiorentina. A portion of all proceeds from U.S. sales will be donated to the National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund. $130–$350/Neiman Marcus NorthPark. Photography courtesy of Creed
Pamper your senses with the floral aroma of Jo Malone Red Roses Cologne and Bath Oil, composed of seven different roses from across the globe. The scent-savvy Malone, a breast-cancer survivor, will donate $5,000 to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation in connection with Red Roses Cologne and Bath Oil . $55–$100 for cologne, $60 for bath oil/Neiman Marcus NorthPark. Photography courtesy of Jo Malone
Jessica’s Pink Power Gift Set is a posh polish duo designed as a wearable sign of support for the breast cancer cause. Forty-five percent of proceeds will be donated to the American Institute for Cancer Research. $18.50/ The Color Studio, 17194 Preston Rd., Ste. 110. 972-931-2220. Photography courtesy of Jessica
Make a statement with Essie’s Yes We Can, Pink!, a limited-edition ballet slipper shade designed to serve as a symbol of hope for those affected by breast cancer. In October, 10 percent of the proceeds will be donated to Living Beyond Breast Cancer, which is dedicated to empowering women affected by the disease. $8/Ulta. Photography courtesy of Essie