Beauty is not only skin deep — and it gets a lot deeper when the products you use help make a difference in the fight against breast cancer!
Salve the scars
SkinAgain, who will be supporting the cause with their Rescue product, is designed to alleviate burns and scarring. Throughout the month of October, a product actually already aligned to help those diagnosed with breast cancer who are suffering from scarring and radiation burns will help give back. Two dollars from every purchase of Rescue will go to the American Cancer Society for breast cancer research. (skinagain.com, $49)
StriVectin Present Perfect Antioxidant Defense Lotion: This lightweight cream promises to fight aging as soon as it started, by targeting those initial lines and wrinkles. Rich in protective antioxidants and skin-nourishing ingredients, a donation will be made to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation for every tube sold at Ulta stores during the month of October. (ulta.com, $59)
Supersmile will be donating 20 percent of PINK 45° Angled Toothbrush sales during the month of October to the SHARE Breast Cancer Charity. The 45° Angled Toothbrush combines sleek design with superior function and clever utility, assuring foolproof brushing and is the only toothbrush that is designed to stand upright which is essential for hygienic drying. (supersmilestore.com, $9)
During the month of October, MitoQ will donate 15 percent of net proceeds to the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF). NBCF's mission is to save lives through early detection and to provide mammograms for those in need. The patented ingredient in MitoQ®, mitoquinol, is scientifically proven to penetrate the mitochondria and is 1,000 times more potent than CoQ (a molecule used in the world's best anti-aging products!). (mitoq.com, $185)
A touch of sun
glō•minerals' Limited Edition Bronze Kiss helps you to achieve a natural, healthy glow all year-round while nourishing the skin with vital nutrients. A portion of sales from Oct. 1 through Dec. 31, 2013 will go to the National Breast Cancer Foundation. (gloprofessional.com, $40)