The gift bags will include Blush & Whimsy's magical color-changing lipstick with flakes of gold.
Press Release – updated: Feb 14, 2018 11:00 MST
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., February 14, 2018 – Blush & Whimsy is thrilled to announce that it has been chosen to gift celebrities with its signature line of gorgeous color-changing lipsticks at this year's 90th Academy Awards. The event, hosted by comedian Jimmy Kimmel, is being at held on March 4, 2018, at Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California. This year's Academy Awards gift bags are sponsored by SourceAmerica, a national nonprofit whose member agencies create employment opportunities and choices for people with disabilities.
“We're honored that Academy Awards attendees will experience the magic of our lipsticks for themselves,” says Micaela Brown, founder and chief inspiration officer of Blush & Whimsy. “We are particularly pleased to have been selected this year because we wholly support the mission of SourceAmerica. Our business relies on amazing individuals with disabilities from New Mexico's Adelante Development Center, Inc. to package, assemble, and ship each order, ensuring the utmost in quality and care.”
Brown's company has a focus on social entrepreneurship and promoting inclusion of all in their product lines. She launched the company on the foundation that everyone is beautiful, and it's by celebrating what makes each person different that will redefine the meaning of true beauty.
We're honored that Academy Awards attendees will experience the magic of our lipsticks for themselves. We are particularly pleased to have been selected this year because we wholly support the mission of SourceAmerica.
Founder and Chief Inspiration Officer of Blush & Whimsy
“Like Blush & Whimsy, SourceAmerica celebrates our differences and works to empower people who are often overlooked,” said SourceAmerica President and CEO Steve Soroka. “An estimated 80 percent of people with disabilities are currently left out of the U.S. workforce. Companies like Micaela's are not only making corporate social responsibility a cornerstone of their success, they're benefiting from the skills of a talented workforce that's contributing to an Inclusion Economy™.”
Blush & Whimsy lipsticks are nothing short of magical. With the goal of creating a universally inclusive product, Blush and Whimsy's lipstick line changes color based on the pH and temperature of an individual's skin for a shade that is uniquely theirs. The FDA-approved lipsticks — which are not tested on animals — are made with luxurious ingredients such as cocoa butter, botanical extracts, and lavender oil.
Blush & Whimsy lipsticks are like something out of a fairytale. The lipsticks are gorgeously packed and using their exclusive LipGlass technology, Blush & Whimsy each contain a lovely real flower.
For more information about the company along with Blush & Whimsy's complete catalog, visit BlushWhimsy.com.
About Blush & Whimsy
Founded in 2016 by Micaela Brown, Blush & Whimsy is a New Mexico startup offering their first product line, a color changing lipstick that interacts with the pH and temperature of each individual's lips to create a pink that is uniquely theirs. The company can be followed on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter @BlushWhimsy.
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Established in 1974, SourceAmerica creates job opportunities for a skilled and dedicated workforce of people with significant disabilities. SourceAmerica is the vital link between the federal government and private sector organizations that procure the products and services provided by this exceptional workforce via a network of more than 800 community-based nonprofits. Headquartered in Vienna, Virginia, SourceAmerica provides its nonprofit agency network with business development, contract management, legislative and regulatory assistance, communications and public relations materials, information technology support, engineering and technical assistance, and extensive professional training needed for successful nonprofit management.
About Adelante Development Center
Adelante is a nonprofit organization that provides support services for people with mental, physical and developmental disabilities, as well as seniors and disadvantaged populations. Adelante directly supports over 1700 New Mexicans with a variety of disabilities and hundreds of seniors on a daily basis. The organization's work positively impacts over 65,000 people across New Mexico annually. The agency's Adelante Enterprises division provides quality packaging, janitorial, mailing, scanning, fulfillment, document storage, call center operation, warehouse management, and shredding services to businesses and governmental agencies. Following a social enterprise model, the agency provides valuable business services while providing employment for people with disabilities. For more information call 505-341-2000 or visit www.GoAdelante.org or www.AdelanteEnterprises.com.
Source: Blush & Whimsy