It amazing to see how fast the month of October has gone by. In fact, its almost Halloween! Everyone is probably in the process of getting the perfect Halloween costumes and planning outrageous and scary parties. In the time that we have been caught up in the hype, we overlook something greater worth celebrating. For those who may not be aware, October is being celebrated as Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
I've been fortunate not lose anyone to the horrible disease, but it is still a heart breaking experience to hear the stories of those who have fought the strenuous battle and did not make it. It might not have been breast cancer, but the world recently lost a man that not only revolutionized the way we thought, but how we functioned through communications and technology. Steve Jobs, left an impression that is exemplary and a character that everyone should aspire to attain.
Here are some interesting statistics about breast cancer.
For more facts about breast cancer, please visit www.breastcancer.org
I'm very proud to see how everyone has been trying to support the cause but this battle is far from over. We not only need to be aware of the disease, but we need to start focusing on the causes as well as educating people about it. In the mean time though, you can share your support through breast cancer-inspired jewelry. You can purchase one for a survivor, someone you know with the disease, or in memory of someone who fell victim to it. If not, just wear it simply for support. Someone recently bought be a Payless coupon in support of Breast cancer. With the coupon, it also came with pink stud earrings as well as a cancer ribbon earring. In the video below, are some great jewelry ideas in support of breast cancer.
To complete the look, you can try out this breast cancer awareness-inspired make up!