From the monthly archives:

October 2010

Wai Hope. A Skincare Journey

October 13, 2010

If you haven’t heard about the Wai Hope Organic Skincare Collection, you are missing out, and your skin has been seriously deprived. This advanced collection of skincare products contain breakthrough ingredients that do incredibly spectacular things for your skin.  These magical ingredients are comprised of a proprietary WAI restructured water (containing such ingredients as Callophycus Serratus, […]

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Cause Driven Beauty – Elemis’ Sparkling Beauty Collection

October 12, 2010

There are few things in life as rewarding as cause-driven beauty: you get the goods, and a deserving charity gets the profits. Everybody wins! And in the realm of such altruistic actions, you can’t do much better than this breast-cancer-benefiting beauty set. Elemis’ Sparkling Beauty Collection is a collection of Elemis top-selling anti-aging skincare that […]

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Vapour Elixer Lip Plumping Gloss in “Honor”

October 11, 2010

Vapour Organic Beauty was co-founded by breast cancer survivor Krysia Boinis. She was diagnosed in her 30’s and the disease changed her life.  It made her realize how important it was for women to use safe, non-toxic beauty products on their skin everyday. The entire Vapour line is formulated with food-grade, certified organic botanicals and […]

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See the world through rose colored glasses by Warby Parker

October 10, 2010

New glasses are quite possibly the quickest way to update and modernize your look! This October, for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Warby Parker is wearing Pink with Susan G. Komen for the Cure. They have designed limited edition Crystal Pink Japhy glasses to help support breast cancer research and education. They have been delicately […]

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Tools to Inspire by Joico

October 8, 2010

This year Joico turned to it’s own beauty family for inspiration with its Beauty for a Cure Breast Cancer initiative. In honor of Christina Amato Smith, a stylist, salon owner and Joico advisor, Joico has created a limited “pink” addition of it’s fabulous new K-Pak ReconstRx VaporIron and earmarked a portion of all Beauty for […]

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A Glimmer of Hope

October 7, 2010

What to shine at your breast cancer charity event?  Or just want to show your dazzling support for the cause?  Break out the bling. Sparkle-Plenty.com is offering the readers of Be You Only Better  $10.00 off any crystal or rhinestone shirt of $30.00 or more.   Just use the code GTBY10.  Also be sure and check […]

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Meet Ebony Steele – Pink Together Ambassador and Breast Cancer Survivor

October 7, 2010

“Together we are strong” is the slogan behind the Pink Together Campaign by General Mills. But even standing alone, breast cancer survivor Ebony Steele is more than strong, she’s a powerhouse. I had the pleasure of speaking with the national radio talk show host, Survivor Ambassador for the 2010 campaign, and National Ambassador for the Circle […]

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Giddy Up with the 10th anniversary of the Pink Pony Fund

October 6, 2010

Remember your original pink pony shirt by Ralph Lauren? I still have mine.  Now, to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Pink Pony Fund of the Ralph Lauren Foundation, there is a special edition super fabulous beaded pink pony shirt and 10 percent of the proceeds go straight to the cause. $198 Ralph Lauren And just […]

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Jewelry for a Cure – Gorjana offers exclusive bracelet only at Greenwich Jewelers

October 5, 2010

My favorite signature bracelet by Gorjana (I have the triple strap in white) is now available in a limited edition hot pink leather and will be sold exclusively at New York-based jewelry boutique Greenwich Jewelers to honor National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The bracelets will retail for $35 and all proceeds will benefit Susan G. […]

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Batter Up to beat breast cancer

October 4, 2010

Be You Only Better is kicking off an entire month long blitz of THINK PINK!  Every product featured during the month of October gives back to breast cancer charities through their sales and initiatives. Up at bat first is an unusual pink product with $10 from each sale going to benefit the Susan G.Komen Foundation. […]

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Denim trends

October 1, 2010

Its casual Friday!  Denim has been acceptable in many workplaces for a while, but looking too casual is never ok. When you are combing your closet for something to wear at the end of the work week, remember these two things: 1.  Shade is not just for when you are in the sun – The […]

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