(Sponsored Post) It’s so easy to take good vision for granted, especially with glasses being the coolest ever fashion accessory and contact lenses so accessible, affordable, and incredibly wearable. But for millions of children in developing countries, visual impairment is a daily challenge.
Today, October 10, is World Sight Day, and Vistakon, the vision care division of Johnson & Johnson (think Acuvue contact lenses) has kicked off the “Take the #EyePledge” campaign to provide eye exams for children in the Asia Pacific region through the Sight for Kids program. J&J is asking for your online support and in return will donate up to $30,000 to Sight for Kids.
Here is how
Hello Kitty is growing up, but still retains her girly sparkle. A glittery Hello Kitty Beauty collection (for lips, eyes, nails and face) launches exlcusively at Sephora this month, kicked off by a 10-day charity auction. In collaboration with eBay Giving Works, Sephora’s Hello Kitty Beauty charity auction will go live on January 17, and will donate 100% of the proceeds to the Starlight Children’s Foundation, a charitable organization that helps seriously ill childrean and their families.
In addition to products from the collection, including a limited edition makeup brush holder ado
By Guest Contributor Candice Sabatini
When I visualize shopping in Paris, the images that pop into my head are elegant boutiques, often jammed and crammed, but oozing with elegance. Nothing could be further from that picture than the new Paris concept shop named Merci. With over 16,000 sq. ft of soaring industrial like space on three floors, this recently opened concept shop near the Marais is on a mission to help the children of Madagascar. The owners, Bernard and Marie-France Cohen, who created the luxury children’s brand, Bonpoint, felt that this was the perfect time to create an emporium of luxury items, but also give back and help others less fortunate. (more…)