Shop for a Cure: These Beauty Products Help Save Lives

Considering more than 1.3 million people worldwide are diagnosed with breast cancer each year (according to The American Cancer Society), there’s a good chance that you know someone who’s had it. Show your support—and score stuff you’ll love—by buying these beauty products, all of which donate a portion of proceeds to charities that support breast cancer research and patients.



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2. Breast Cancer Jane Iredale

Lips feeling flaky? Here’s a fast, no-fail fix. Slough off dry skin with the brown sugar scrub, then hydrate with the mint and ginger balm. Jane Iredale Phoenix Sugar & Butter, $24, ($2 from each sale goes to Living Beyond Breast Cancer).

3. Breast Cancer Avon

The key to smooth soles: Before you go to bed, slather your feet with this cream, then pull on these incredibly cozy socks. Breast Cancer Crusade Foot Works Cream and Socks, $8, (100% of net profits goes to Avon Breast Cancer Crusade). By the way, as part of this campaign, you can send a virtual kiss and a personalized message (spoken by a talking mouth) to your family and friends! Go to

4. Breast Cancer Sonia Kashuk

Help swipe away breast cancer with this set of four small, super soft makeup brushes. Sonia Kashuk Seeing Pink Purse Brush Set, $13, (15% of the purchase price goes to Breast Cancer Research Foundation).

5. Breast Cancer Clinique

Show off your support and pretty pink lips with this cute keychain, which holds a mini gloss, lipstick, and balm. Clinique Great Lips, Great Cause keychain, $16, (four dollars goes to BCRF).

6. Breast Cancer Estee Lauder has 18 beautiful items to choose from—including this Estee Lauder Evelyn Lauder Lip Design Collection ($25)--and all of them support the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. You can also donate directly to the Foundation and enter to win a “Little Pink Bag,” which is packed with beauty products worth $250. One bag is given away each day in October.  

7. Breast Cancer Ralph Lauren

Fill your room with the scent of pink magnolia, sweet pea, peonies, and roses. Ralph Lauren Pink Pony Scented Candle, $45, (10% of proceeds goes to the Pink Pony Fund for Cancer Care and Prevention).

8. Breast Cancer Essie

In a recent poll, more of you said you prefer a pale pink polish over any other shade. Time to stock up! Essie We Can Do It, Pink, $8, (10% of proceeds goes to Living Beyond Breast Cancer).

9. Breast Cancer Chi

One of the secrets to perfectly straight hair? A pro flat iron. The ceramic plates distribute heat evenly so your hair straightens faster without getting damaged. CHI Air Breast Cancer Combo, $99, (a portion of proceeds goes to the National Breast Cancer Foundation).