Breast Cancer Awareness Month: 8 best beauty buys

We round up some of our standout tickled pink beauty products in support of Breast Cancer Care Awareness Month 2016…

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If you’re planning on making a beauty purchase this month, make sure it’s one of these fabulous products by the generous brands supporting a Breast Cancer charity and initiative. 

Action can mean different things to different people – from proudly wearing a Pink Ribbon in honour of a friend, or donating towards research and volunteers, every effort and donation adds up to make a real difference to people affected by Breast Cancer and helps save lives.



Perfect for the drop in temperature in the UK, this incredibly rich cream soothes seriously dry hands and leaves skin feeling noticeably soft and smooth. Aveda will donate £3.60 from every product purchased to support the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF).

Aveda Limited Edition BCA Hand Relief, £22; Available at Fenwick Brent Cross, Canterbury, Kingston, Newcastle, Tunbridge Wells, York

These playful pencils give you a lipstick and liner in one, which makes for a super convenient application. The creamy, yet matte formula has impressive staying power that manages to feel comfortable on the lips. Plus, £5 of every purchase will go to BCRF.

Bobbi Brown Art Stick Duo, £35; Available at Fenwick Bond Street, Canterbury, Kingston, Newcastle, Tunbridge Wells

Jo Malone London are donating an impressive £20 to Breast Cancer Awareness Foundation for every sale of their Red Roses Cologne in October. This modern romantic fragrance is inspired by a blend of seven of the world’s most exquisite roses, alongside violet leaves and a hint of citrus that replicates a bouquet of freshly cut flowers.

Jo Malone London Red Roses Cologne, £86; Available at Fenwick Bond Street, Brent Cross, Canterbury, Newcastle, Tunbridge Wells

La Mer’s iconic The Lip Balm has been revamped for the month of October with their limited-edition tickled pink packaging. The luxuriously rich balm relieves sore, chapped skin and leaves your lips feeling super soft. La Mer will donate £9 from every purchase to BCRF.

La Mer The Lip Balm, £45; Available at Fenwick Brent Cross, Canterbury, Kingston

Estée Lauder will be donating £14 from every bottle of this iconic serum sold to BCRF throughout October. If you’re new to Advanced Night Repair, this clever little product is packed full of high-tech ingredients that maximise your skin’s natural renewal process, revealing a more radiant, smoother complexion come the morning.

Estée Lauder Advanced Repair Syncronized Recovery Complex II with Pink Ribbon Pin, £72; Available at Fenwick stores nationwide

This limited-edition version of Clinique’s best-selling moisturiser is adorned with a four-charm key ring, including a Breast Cancer Awareness Pink Ribbon. Clinique will donate £2 from each purchase to the charity throughout October.

Clinique Great Skin, Great Cause Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion+, £38; Available at Fenwick stores nationwide

This iconic pink serum nourishes and calms irritated skin and reduces the appearance of redness thanks to its comforting blend of chamomile, grape extract and peony. Plus, Darphin will be donating  £5 for each serum sold to BCRF.

Darphin Intral Redness Relief Soothing Serum, £55; Available at Fenwick Brent Cross, Colchester

This fab makeup palette holds four Pure Colour Envy Eye Shadows, one Pure Colour Envy Blush and a full-size Pure Colour Envy Lipstick in their best-selling shades. An impressive £8 from each purchase will be donated to BCRF.

Estée Lauder Pink Perfection Colour Collection, £40; Available at Fenwick stores nationwide

By Grace Gargini