International Women’s Day is coming up on March 8. There are lots of creative ways to celebrate the holiday. If you’re looking for a special item that benefits women, there’s the L’Occitane 2018 Solidarity Balm ($6) with supports Burkinabe women.
The limited-edition balm commemorates a 35-year history of the brand celebrating International Women’s Day. Every year, the beauty brand launches a new balm for the day with the profits going to Burkinabe women. For the 2018 launch, 100% of the profits donated to the balm go towards the program for Women’s Leadership in Burkina Faso and helps the women achieve their professional aspirations.
For this year’s release, L’Occitane reports that the balm “combines the richness of African soil and the fragrant atmosphere of South of France vergers.” It’s formulated with shea butter and a velvety apricot perfume that you will want to slather on your skin now and well into spring. It also earns extra points for its cheerful orange and blue tin.
To use the product, warm up a small amount in hands then apply to any dry areas. It can even be applied to lips and hair.
The L’Occitane 2018 Solidarity Balm is available from February 15 through March 20 at L’Occitane boutiques nationwide and on the L’Occitane website. So, don’t miss out on your opportunity to get the limited-edition product.