By Charu Suri

This page as PDF

The Breast Cancer Site will fund 1% of a mammogram for each pair of Pink Ribbon Slippers purchased from With luxurious memory foam insoles and durable outsoles, these slippers offer your footsies true spa-like tranquility. Plus they’re only $19.95, so you can afford to splurge on several.

Are you a busy little bee? Then the Burt’s Bees Busy Bee Kit was made for you! For $19.95, you’ll receive a sea salts aromatic soak, a citrus spice scrub, coconut foot crhme, body & bath oil, the brilliant Lemon Butter cuticle crhme and hand salve. Pick it up at and be prepared for some serious, holistic care — Burt-style, of course.

Take a piece of the spa while you travel with the Spa Care Travel Set, retailing for $16.95 at 1% of the proceeds go towards mammograms. The set contains a sisal fiber body sponge, a facial scrub sponge, a “Gua Sha” block, a shampoo scalp massager and a wooden hair brush. Everything comes conveniently packed in a zip-top bag.

Pamper your body in this Pink Ribbon Robe from the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. Pink Ribbons are embroidered on each of the two pockets, and are a clever way of reminding you to examine your breasts each month. The robe is made of micro-chenille and priced at $60. All proceeds benefit the Komen Foundation. For more information please visit

Originally published October 2006
Become a BN NYC Subscriber


Deals of the Day

Currently Popular

Social Media

Latest News
  • Beautyscopes: May 2016
  • Spring has sprung, and the zodiac is blooming with new beginnings, this May. We have the perfect beauty, wellness and fashion products to awaken you from the winter doldrums and rejuvenate your hair, skin, mind and body.

BN NYC Podcasts
  • self_tanning_featured
  • Self Tanning – Tips and Tricks
  • Our resident Beauty News NYC videographer, Haley Thompson, tackles self-tanning for bronze beauties this summer. Tune in to in to this latest How To primer for tips and tricks to dazzle like the sun.

Visit Fashion Industry Network