11 Pieces to Shop in Support of Breast Cancer Awareness

>October marks the start of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to increase public understanding of breast cancer, the second-leading cause of death among women. In doing their part to join the conversation, many brands have debuted products in the month's signature color—pink—while others are offering special promotions.

>Every time you purchase one of the pink-hued items (or participate in the store event), a portion of the proceeds will go toward charities like the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, Bright Pink, and the Susan G. Komen Foundation.

>So today, we've picked out some of the products and promotions from our favorite brands that are participating in the fight against cancer. And if you're in search of a new water bottle, a purse, or a blouse, consider supporting one or all of the great labels featured below. Plus, it'll feel great knowing your purchase is going toward helping those affected by this disease.

>Scroll through to shop some of our top picks.

For more information on how you can join the fight against cancer, visit the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.