If you’re in the market for a beauty product, it’s time to think pink at the tills.
From hairspray to nail polish, Doncaster shoppers can go top-to-toe with the colour to mark Breast Cancer Awareness Month throughout October.
Every year, 50,000 people in the UK are told the devastating news that they have breast cancer, so these limited edition products go a little way to fighting the disease and raising awareness.
l Enlightening pot
Get a healthy glow with Illuminating Touch by Bourjois. The iridescent pearly pink powder is perfect for highlighting cheekbones, under brows and even lips. £7.49, with £1 from each sold going to Cancer Research UK. Available at Boots or Superdrug, Frenchgate Centre, Doncaster
l Polished act
Give your talons a pretty makeover with Marks & Spencer’s Perfection nail polish in baby pink. It’s quick drying too, for no-fuss application. Available for £5, with 10 per cent going to Breakthrough Breast Cancer. Available at Marks & Spencer’s, Baxtergate, Doncaster
l Sexy spray
Get a firm hold on your hairstyle with Sexy Hair’s best selling hairspray Spray & Play, in a special edition pink print bottle. Available for £10.49, with £1 split between Look Good, Feel Better and The Teenage Cancer Trust. Visit www.sexyhair.co.uk
l Mirror, mirror
With all these new beauty products you’ll need a mirror to aid application. Avon’s Crusade Compact Mirror comes in a pretty heart shaped silver design, complete with a pink ribbon adornment. Available for £4, with 25 per cent going to Breakthrough Breast Cancer. Visit www.avonshop.co.uk
l Bit of bling
Tickled Pink Bling T-shirt, £8 with £1 going to Tickled Pink (supporting Breast Cancer Care and Breast Cancer Campaign). Available in Asda stores in Carcroft and Bawtry Road and online at www.george.com throughout October.
l Bag it
Elemis’s Think Pink Beauty Kit is every skincare fanatic’s dream. The patent pink bag contains Pro-Collagen Lifting Treatment, Pro-Collagen Marine Cream and Skin Nourishing Shower Cream, all for £29.90 (usually worth £59.80). What’s more, Elemis is pledging a donation of £10,000 to Breast Cancer Care (0117 316 1818/www.timetospa.co.uk)
l Pucker up
You’ll be spoilt for a choice of pink pout options when you carry Clinique’s handy limited edition ‘Great Lips, Great Cause’ keyring. It contains three mini Long Last Glosswear shades for £15, with £2 going to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Available at Boots or Debenhams, Frenchgate Centre, Doncaster