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BCA_lips.jpgOctober is Breast Cancer Awareness Month (BCA), and tough there are support, fundraisers and research efforts throughout the entire year, we can’t help but love all of the fabulous pink products that are created and released each October. There are so many, we are only sharing our absolute faves. First up, products to give your pout something to smile about.




BORBA Lip Tints in Lovely

BORBA Lip Tint are sheer and ready-to-wear. Lovely will help you get gorgeous while celebrating the beauty of giving. This lip balm works deeply to soften and smooth lips with rich shea butter, as well as cashmere fibers to give lips luxurious softness, cushion and protection. 10% of net proceeds from the sales will benefit the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. $16,





VMV Hypoallergenics Glow Lip and Cheek Tint

In support of BCA, VMV Hypoallergenics will donate a dollar from each sale of a gorgeous assortment of pretty-in-pink shades, including this Glow Lip and Cheek Tint in Debutante, Blush Crush and Tea Rose. $21,





Twist&Pout.jpgTwist & Pout Pink Ribbon Lip Balm

Infused with SPF 20 is one product we’d love to have in our beauty bag. It’s easy to attach to handbags or backbacks, with a light, yummy citrus flavor to make reapplying a pleasant experience. 5% of the profits will be donated to The Breast Cancer Network of Strength. $9.50 each,





elizabeth-hurley-lip-design-collection.jpgEstee Lauder Elizabeth Hurley Lip Design Collection

Like a world of pinks for your lips, this collection was hand-picked by Elizabeth Hurley. The exclusive set includes a Pure Color Lipstick in Elizabeth Pink, one High Gloss in Pink Lady and an Artist’s Lip Pencil in Pink Writer, all packaged in a Pink Case. Your purchase of any product from the Pink Ribbon Collection will help Estée Lauder donate $500,000 to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation. $22,

Mila_Kunis2.jpgGorgeous high-end dress were all over the red carpet at this year’s Primetime Emmys. When mixed with affordable hairstyles, it’s a match made in style heaven. TRESemmé Celebrity Stylist, Mara Rozsak, did this when she created a look for actress Mila Kunis that was so affordable, we couldn’t keep the details to ourselves. These are her stylist secrets on how she created the the sexy, budget-friendly look.


Apply TRESemmé Anti-Frizz Secret Smoothing Crème ($4.75, to damp hair, part to one side, and blow dry with a medium-sized round brush (try Sephora Brand Medium Round Boar Brush, $16,


hot-tools-curling-iron-1-5.jpgCurl hair with a 1 1/4 inch barrel curling iron (We recommend this one by Hot Tools, $29.99, and spray entire head with TRESemmé Frizz Shield hairspray .


Pull hair into a low ponytail, and tie with an elastic leaving a small section of hair out on one side to frame the face.

Wrap a tiny section of hair around the elastic to hide the tie. Brush out curls with fingers and gently back comb for a messier texture.





Spray all over with TRESemmé TRES Two Hair Spray ($4.75, to keep the look in place all night.

bb-metallic-long-wearing-creme-shadows.jpgBobbi Brown’s award-winning cream shadow just got dialed up a notch— now it comes infused with a touch of glistening sparkle. Formulated to go on like any other cream shadow, these Metallic Long-Wear Cream Shadows stay put while giving your eyes that added “something special”. If you’re a little fearful of all the sparkle, use it alone to line your eyes or blend it with your favorite eyeliner. Available in eight shimmering colors:

Antique Gold— deep gold sparkle

Black Pearl— medium purple

Brown Metal— warm brown sparkle

Chrome Patina— golden pewter 

Goldstone— gold sparkle

Mercury— silver sparkle

Starry Night— navy blue sparkle

Starry Purple— deep purple sparkle

$19 each,

Are you the fun party girl, the spontaneous optimist, the zen yoga-lover or the harried full time Mom? Find out which of the fun, fearless females from that you are most like with their online personality quiz. Once you find out whether you’re an Anna, Cheryl, Maya or Nikki, we’ll show you how to create the best fall beauty look to match your personality and lifestyle.


ANNA is a journalist who loves yoga, and her dream is to own her own yoga studio. She’s dating someone special and always seems to have it together. Her low-key personality cries out for an easy, natural-looking routine that can keep up with her active life. See Anna’s fall look here

MAYA owns a small fashion boutique and is happily married to a doting husband (lucky girl!) Always stylish, she has a flair for combining cutting edge trends with designer classics. Considered the life of the party, Maya always looks impeccable thanks to regular spa, salon and gym appointments. When it comes to beauty, she isn’t afraid to experiment a little with trendy colors (age-appropriate of course) and new formulations. See Maya’s fall look here

CHERYL is a full-time mom married to a workaholic. Putting everyone else’s happiness first, her days consist of chasing after the kids and dragging herself to the gym on occasion. Getting ready quick is essential for this busy mom. See Cheryl’s fall look here

NIKKI is a spontaneous free spirit who expresses her creative side through painting and sculpting. An eternal optimist, she enjoys aerobics, shopping and dancing the night away. Nikki’s fall look includes tousled wavy hair, a fresh complexion and green eye shadow to enhance her natural coloring. See Nikki’s fall look here

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