In today’s materialistic world, we often lose sight of the real meaning of the holidays as the “season of giving.” But what if consumers could give a friend or loved one a gift that also did more?
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From lipsticks to boots, the following companies have created everyday accessories that give something back. Each time they are purchased, a portion of the proceeds benefit charities and people in need.
1. MAC Viva Glam: Pop icon Nicki Minaj has collaborated with the popular cosmetics brand to create VIVA GLAM—two lipsticks and two glosses (priced at $15/each). Every cent of the selling price goes toward helping women, men and children living with and affected by HIV/AIDS.