October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. Please enjoy the following wrap up of brands that will be participating in various breast cancer awareness events and efforts.

INNI, a beauty company for women by women, has designed five exclusive charity nail wraps that promote breast cancer awareness through the signature pink ribbon motif. By donating as little as $5 to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation through www.inni.com, consumers will receive the INNI Breast Cancer Awareness nail wrap design of their choice.
About Breast Cancer Research Foundation
BCRF is a nonprofit organization, founded in 1993 by Evelyn H. Lauder. The Foundation is committed to achieving prevention and a cure for breast cancer. It provides critical funding for cancer research worldwide to fuel advances in tumor biology, genetics, prevention, treatment, metastasis and survivorship.

This month, China Glaze honors the strength of all women affected by breast cancer with the new Celebrate Courage collection.  Inspired by the women who gracefully fight everyday and those that support them in their battle, the six-piece collection features three new matte crèmes and re-promotes of three classic bright pink shades. 


Make An Entrance
Raspberry pink crème 

Strawberry Fields
Strawberry pink with gold shimmer

Rich and Famous
Hot pink crème 

New Matte Cremes

Life Is Beautiful
Matte baby pink

Carpe Diem
Matte pale pink

Sheer Bliss
Matte nude with pink shimmer 

Celebrate Courage marks the launch of a new 0.5 fl oz bottle of China Glaze’s popular Matte Magic flat finish top coat.  Previously only available in 0.325 fl oz, the new 0.5 fl oz bottle will be available as part of the core China Glaze collection beginning in 2015.
Matte Magic

For the month of October, CureDiva.com is offering an exclusive BCA product - Acquarella by CureDiva has created a limited edition bottle to help benefit research and finding a cure for breast cancer. This limited edition "Brave" bottle will be available for purchase from September 15th 2014 - October 31st 2014 only at CureDiva.com. $1.00 of every purchase of "Brave" ($17.00) will be donated to breastcancer.org

To Get FABY's BCA Look:
  • Apply FABY Oxygen Base Coat to nails
  • Apply two coats of FABY My Little Secret on each nail and let them dry
  • Paint a brush width of each color on a makeup sponge.  We started with FABY Tell Me A Story followed by FABY Do You Have Candy and FABY I Was Born Yesterday.  Dab each nail with the sponge.  Repeat this step until you get the desired coverage
  • Use a brush and nail polish remover to clean up the excess polish around your nails
  • Using FABY Optical White and a striper tool to draw a BCA ribbon on your ring finger
  • Use FABY Optical White and a dotting tool (or a bobby pin) to draw dots around the base of each nail
  • Apply FABY Top Coat to each nail and be sure to swipe the tip of your nail to seal the edge
50% of sales from the 5 shades used to create this look are being donated to Bright Pink (www.brightpink.org) for the month of October!

More About Bright Pink:
Bright Pink is on a mission to save women's lives from breast and ovarian cancer by empowering them to live proactively at a young age. Bright Pink is the only national non-profit organization focusing on the prevention and early detection of breast and ovarian cancer in young women, while providing support for high-risk individuals. For more information visit www.brightpink.org

During the entire month of October, LVX will be donating 100% of profits from our signature pink, Lolli, to the National Breast Cancer Foundation. 

This October, unleash your inner warrior and help brave the fight against breast cancer with Morgan Taylor’s Fight Like a Lady. The colors include soft to glitzy selections that creates a fearless and femme powerhouse in a jar. The heroic colors include “Lip Service,” “P.S. I Love You”, “La Dolce Vita” and a brand new glittery lacquer “Fight Like a Lady”, that serves up an unabashed round of shades to show off your nails.

“We wanted to pick powerful yet delicate colors for this collection,” say creators Taylor Daniel and Morgan Haile. “The combination of pink, purple, and metallic colorways highlights how women can be strong and feminine.”

The selection of empowering shades includes:

Fight Like a Lady
NEW: pink and silver multi-colored glitter

Lip Service
Bubble gum pink crème

P.S. I Love You
Soft lilac crème

La Dolce Vita
Light pink crème

Let your digits sparkle and shine with pride to support breast cancer awareness. With the purchase of this capsule, 5% of proceeds will go towards the Susan G. Komen Foundation to help fight against breast cancer.

The Fight Like a Lady will be available for a limited time beginning September 2014 in select salons nationwide and at www.LoxaBeauty.com. Suggested retail price individually $8.50 each or $19.95 per trio includes colors “Fight Like a Lady”, “Lip Service” and “P.S. I Love You”.

Pink is the go-to hue this fall as beauty brands tap into every gradation of the standout shade in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month. Dr.’s REMEDY® leads the way in the fight for the cause by teaming up with Living Beyond Breast Cancer, an organization whose mission is to empower all women affected by breast cancer to live as long as possible with the best quality of life.

The organic ingredients and lack of additives in Dr.’s REMEDY® Enriched Nail Polish offers a safer, healthier option for nail care, giving you peace of mind. And, during the month of October, Dr.’s REMEDY® is tickled pink to donate proceeds from the sales of its fall collection to Living Beyond Breast Cancer.

Made with vitamins, wheat protein, tea tree oil, lavender, and garlic bulb extract, Dr.’s REMEDY® 7- FREE nail care is the #1 podiatrist recommended brand. So, polish your nails with pride and show your support in the hopes for a better battle with breast cancer with Dr.’s REMEDY® Enriched Nail Polish, the healthier nail polish choice, in 3 inspiring polishes:

The ultimate everyday sheer nude, Swipe on a single coat for a soft, subtle veil of shine: two or more for a glossy kiss of near-naked color that will also downplay any nail discoloration.

The ultimate quick-change in a bottle, this unique UNISEX topcoat totally transforms: For women, wear over your favorite high-shine shade for in instant hint of matte sophistication. For men, swipe it on over a glossy treatment or nude polish to subtly hide a problem nail—without gloss or shine.

Your nails, only nicer: it’s petal pink perfection! This creamy, pale pink suits everyone, and neutralizes yellow tones on your nails.

Dr.’s REMEDY® Enriched Nail Polish is available for $17 at remedynails.com or by calling 1-877-323-NAIL.

For twenty years, Living Beyond Breast Cancer (LBBC) has been empowering women to live as long as possible with the best quality of life regardless of educational background, social support or financial means. Founded in 1991, LBBC has been committed to providing national educational programs and services that include a website, lbbc.org; a toll-free Survivors’ Helpline, (888) 753-LBBC (5222); national conferences; free teleconferences; networking programs; quarterly newsletters; publications for medically underserved women; healthcare-provider trainings; recordings and the Paula A. Seidman Library and Resource Center.