October is the Breast Cancer Awareness Month and many companies launch themed products to donate a percentage of the sales to Susan G.’s Komen for the Cure foundation or other foundations. Let’s see what you can buy this year to spread the word about breast cancer and help women around the globe discover the problem before it becomes too late.
Isotomer Pink Accessories
You can start with some accessories for this autumn and winter from Isotoner. The company introduced the Feathertouch Gloves, a totesport SunGuard Hat with Sun Protection, a Feathertouch Scarf and four pink umbrellas, all with the breast cancer awareness logo, the pink ribbon. Purchase them online at totes Isotoner.
Violent Lips Pink Lip Tattoos
Violent Lips doesn’t want to miss this year’s fundraising for research, thus introducing the Pink Ribbon Collection featuring three different designs in pink for your lips, to kiss cancer goodbye. The temporary lip tattoos sell for $9.99, and $2 of every sale goes to the National Breast Cancer Coalition. Get them from the official site.
Zazzle Pink Accessories
At Zazzle you can choose from several accessories coming in pink shades, such as t-shirts, postage, buttons, ties, posters, cards, bags and mugs personalized with different breast cancer-themed messages. A portion of the sales goes to the Susan G. Koman for the Cure Foundation.
Incipio Pink Gadgets
20% of the sales of Incipio’s Pink gadgets goes to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation and have different items to choose from, starting with a new new case for your Amazon Kindle 3, an iPad 2 stand, or an iPod nano 6G wrist case, and continuing with a brand new case in pink for an iPhone 4/4S, a MacBook Pro skin, or a cool Incipio Audio headset.
HP Paper in Pink Packaging
If you use a printer regularly, you could purchase HP’s Multipurpose Paper product with 500 sheets. It comes in pink packaging and 20% of the sales goes to Susan G. Komen for the Cure.
Lenmar Pink Batteries
If you read Ladies Gadgets regularly, then you might know about Lenmar’s Pink Power batteries coming in C, AA and AAA versions. 20% of sales goes to Save the Tata foundation.
Skullcandy Headphones With Pink Shades
Want some cool headphones to impress everyone around, while supporting the fight against breast cancer? Check these stylish black and white designs coming from Skullcandy. Available at Zumiez for $29.95, the Skullcandy x Keep A Breast I Heart Boobies Uprock Headphones inspired from the urban street culture deliver superior sound quality featuring twin 40 mm auto drivers, lightweight ergonomic fit, tangle-proof flat cables, and soft ear pillows.
Zumiez also sells many colorful Keep A Breast Foundation Bracelets available for a few dollars each.
OPI Nail Polish
shatter Pink of Hearts 2011 Edition is a limited edition nail lacquer developed by OPI to support the Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Susan G. Komen for the Cure and Rethink Breast Cancer. This nail lacquer is not ordinary. It has a beautiful pink shade, a special bottle design and starts to crack after you apply it.
KitchenAid Kitchen Gadgets
To add more pink shades to your kitchen interior, get these pink gadgets from KitchenAid. They are included in the Cook for the Cure collection and here you have a stand mixer, a 12-cup food processor with two bowls, a 5-quart tilt-head stand mixer, a blender with blend & serve pitcher, and a 7-speed mixer. Prices start at $79.99.
Lolita Martini Glass With Cool Pink Elements
Love Martini? It’s my favorite alcoholic drink, or, better said, the only alcoholic drink I enjoy drinking, but couldn’t find a nice Martini glass in shops yet. This Martini glass is superb and I also discovered that Lolita is specialized in designing unique Martini glasses like the My Martini Glass Pink Ribbon. Created to hold 7.5 ounces of Martini, the hand-painted model has a size of 5 x 4 9 inches and is recommended to be washed by hand. Find it at Amazon, at a price of $21.34.
SBS Teas Pink Accessories
SBS Teas launched many pink products this year and included them in the Breast Cancer Awareness-Pretty In Pink category so you can find them easily. My favorite is the Pretty In Pink Glass Breast Cancer Teapot, but there is also special coffee and tea, ducks, a double wall insulated mug, travel mugs, ceramic mugs, and teapot candles. One dollar from every sale goes to research and every order includes one Pink Duck.
Estee Lauder Pink Accessories
Estee Lauder is one of the famous cosmetic companies that take part of the fight against breast cancer and it launched several cool products in pink. Pink Ribbon includes the Limited Edition Elizabeth Hurley Pink Ribbon Collection, Jeweled Pink Ribbon Compact and Jeweled Pink Ribbon Pin. Prices are very reasonable. The Elizabeth Hurley set, for example, sells for only $24. Find out more at Estee Lauder.
Dell Pink Laptop Skins
Dell Design Studio wants to decorate your laptop with one of its pink skins to help donate $10 to Susan G. Komen for the Cure. There are nine designs that you can choose from.
Earloomz Bluetooth Headsets in Pink
Earloomz Bluetooth Headsets are popular and now you can check their latest pink designs available at $59.99. $15 of each sale will go to breast cancer charities.
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