Miss A Columnist

Tracie Rosales has always loved fashion and make-up. After graduating from college, Tracie went to National Makeup Academy, and then to M.A.C. school. After moving to Northern Virginia with her husband, she decided to start her own company “Makeup Artistry by Tracie”.

In the four years that Makeup Artistry by Tracie has been a company, it has been honored with several awards and milestones. In 2007, The Washington Mystics (WNBA) invited Tracie to participate in events and do the girls' makeup, which she does every year. In 2008, MABT was invited to the White House’s staff appreciation day, to speak about skin care and makeup. MABT was also honored by winning the 2008 Home Based Business of the Year. In 2009 Makeup Artistry by Tracie was featured in Northern Virginia Magazine as Best Makeup Application. Tracie volunteers for charities such as The Loudoun Small Business Development Center, Arthritis Foundation, Nationals Incorporated Pageants, Active Girlz, and The Soldiers Angels Foundation.

2013 Beauty Products That Support Breast Cancer Charities

October signifies the beginning of fall, leaves changing and the crisp air in most areas. October is also National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. There are many beauty products that you can find this month that are taking their best sellers and donating proceeds or have created limited edition items that will help aid research for a number of Breast Cancer charities. Here are some of our favorite finds:

Skin Care:

(Photo Credit: Philosophy)

(Photo Credit: Philosophy)

Philosophy: Limited Edition Breast Cancer Awareness Miracle Worker Miraculous Anti-Aging Moisturizer – $58

Miracle Worker is one of Philosophy’s well known anti-aging moisturizers as well as being one of its best sellers. Philosophy’s Miraculous Moisturizer contains the highest level of antioxidants of any of the lines moisturizers and protects the skin as well.  This month Philosophy has repackaged the product in a pink ribbon container and process will be donated to fight breast cancer.

(Photo Credit: Arcona)

(Photo Credit: Arcona)

Arcona: Magic Pink Ice – $40

A daily hydrating gel for morning and night,  that moisturizes your skin without clogging pores. Arcona will donate 25 percent of every Magic Pink Ice sold to Cancer and Careers.

(Photo Credit: Clinique)

(Photo Credit: Clinique)

Clinique: Limited Edition Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion – $38

Each bottle is packaged with Clinique signature-hearts key chain. From September 15, 2013 to January 31,2014, $10 from each bottle purchase will be donated to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation, founded by Evelyn H Lauder.

 

Makeup:

(Photo Credit: eos)

(Photo Credit: eos)

eos Smooth Sphere Lip Balm: Breast Cancer Awareness 2-Pack- $6.49

“For Lips that Make a Statement” Limited edition package that contains two eos lip balms in Fresh Watermelon and Strawberry Sorbet Smooth Speheres.  A natural and organic option to keep you smooth. A portion of the proceeds will benefit breast cancer research.

(Photo Credit: Clinique)

(Photo Credit: Clinique)

Clinique Pink With A Purpose – $15

A limited edition shade of Almost Lipstick in Pink Ribbon Honey paired with a pink ribbon cosmetic bag. The lipstick is not quite a lipstick but not quite a gloss, the perfect formula that glides on smoothly and gives a great tint. From September 15, 2013 thru January 31, 2014, $3 from every purchase of this set will be donated to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation, founded by Evelyn H Lauder.

 

(Photo Credit: Bobbi Brown Cosmetics)

(Photo Credit: Bobbi Brown Cosmetics)

Bobbi Brown: Limited Edition French Pink Set – $45

Featuring Bobbi Brown’s French Pink Blush embossed with a BCA ribbon inside a mirror compact. Included in the set is a bright pink handled Mini Face Blender Brush. Bobbi Brown will be donating $10 of the suggested retail price of this set in the month of October to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

(Photo Credit: Estee Lauder)

(Photo Credit: Estee Lauder)

 Estée Lauder Evelyn Lauder and Elizabeth Hurley Dream Lip Collection Set – $29.50

This exclusive limited edition set includes Long Lasting Lipstick in Rubellit and Pure Color Sheer RollerGloss in Hot Pink.  Packaged in a two-tone clutch to take out on the town. For each purchase of the Evelyn Lauder and Elizabeth Hurley Dream Lip Collection, Estée Lauder will donate 20 percent of the suggested retail price to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation, from August 2013 – June 2014

 

Tools:

(Photo Credit: Tweezerman)

(Photo Credit: Tweezerman)

Tweezerman 2013 Precision in Pink Breast Cancer Awareness Slant Tweeer - $22

This limited edition pink ribbon version of their award-winning stainless steel slant tweezer is adorned with a crystal. $1,000 from the sale of each limited edition Precision in Pink will go to Susan G Komen for the Cure and the Cancer and Careers organizations.

(Photo Credit: Sephora)

(Photo Credit: Sephora)

Clarisonic Skincare Brush – BCA Pink – $159

The Clarisonic Professional Grade Skincare Brush in a pink hue to benefit breast cancer awareness. The sonic frequency moves Clarisonic’s soft, gentle brush to thoroughly cleanse your skin and clear pores. With every pink Clarisonic purchase, a donation will be made to fund the fight against breast cancer.

 

Body Care:

(Photo Credit: Aveda)

(Photo Credit: Aveda)

Aveda Limited Edition Hand Relief with Rosemary Mint Aroma – $24.50

Aveda’s award winning rich moisture therapy Hand Relief has been packaged in a pink ribbon design to $4 of the purchase price will go to support cruelty-free research through The Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

(Photo Credit: Jo Malone)

(Photo Credit: Jo Malone)

Jo Malone Bath Oil: Red Rose – $45

A clean scent that is comprised of seven different types of roses from around the world, with hints of lemon and spearmint to round out the scent.  The Oil gently moisturizers the skin leaving behind a lush fragrance. Proceeds from the entire Red Rose line will go to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

 

Nails:

(Photo Credit: OPI)

(Photo Credit: OPI)

OPI Pink of Hearts Duo 2013 – $12

The Pink of Hearts is a two pack featuring a pale pink Pink-ing of You and a vibrant pink More than a Glimmer.  Also included in the set it pink ribbon crystal decals and crystals. This is the seventh annial limited edition Pink of Hearts promotion. This year OPI will donate $25,000 in honor of breast cancer awareness month (October) to Susan G Komen. OPI will also donate $5,000 to Rethink Breast Cancer in Canada.

(Photo Credit: Nails Inc)

(Photo Credit: Nails Inc)

Nails inc. London Pinkie Pink Polish by Poppy Delevingne- $9.50

Nails Inc. partnered with designer Matthew Williamson and Actress Poppy Delevingne to create two limited edition polishes exclusively for Breast Cancer Campaignthe UK’s leading breast cancer research charity.  The nail polish is a full coverage pink glitter. For every bottle sold, a $1 donation will be made to the charity.

 

Fragrance:

(Photo Credit: Macys)

(Photo Credit: Macys)

COACH Signature Breast Cancer Awareness Eau de Toilette Limited Edition – $68

Inspired by the Coach signature Collection this fragrance opens with sparkling mandarin, guava and waterlily scents.  The heart notes are a bouquet of jasmine, mimosa, and tuberose.  While the base notes are warmer scents of vanilla, amberwood and orris, to give this floral scent a warmth at the finish. A percentage of the suggested retail price will be donated to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

(Photo Credit: Macys)

(Photo Credit: Macys)

Donna Karan Cashmere Mist Eau de parfum, Breast Cancer Awareness Limited Edition – $82

Donna Karan’s best seller Cashmere mist has the sheer floral essences of Moroccan jasmine, lily of the valley and bergamot. Undertones of sandalwood, amber and musk round out the floral scents giving an undertone of smoothness and warmth. Donna Karan Cosmetics will donate 20 percent of the retail price of the sale of the limited edition bottles to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation, from October 1 to December 31, while supplies last.

(Photo Credit: Estee Lauder)

(Photo Credit: Estee Lauder)

Evelyn Lauder Dream Collection: Pink Ribbon: Pleasures Solid Perfume Metal Compact – $49.50

A stunning square shaped limited edition compact with a modern ribbon design is filled with Estée Lauder Pleasures in a solid perfume.  Perfect to take in your bag and touch up throughout the day. A shimmering floral fragrance blended with the scents of White Lilies, White Peonies and Jasmine. One hundred percent of the retail price will be donated to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation, founded by Evelyn H Lauder.

Related Articles:

Leave a Reply