Ulta Beauty to support breast cancer research with its 'Cut-A-Thon' event
BOLINGBROOK, Ill. — Throughout the month of October, Ulta Beauty is supporting the Breast Cancer Research Foundation with fundraising initiatives.
As part of its efforts, customers can once again participate in the largest event of its kind — The Salon at Ulta Beauty's Cut-A-Thon. There is a salon in each of Ulta Beauty's 609 stores across the country and more than 2,000 Ulta Salon stylists will participate.
Taking place on Oct. 13 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., the Cut-A-Thon offers a cut, shampoo and style by Ulta Beauty's professionally trained stylists for a minimum suggested donation of $10. One hundred percent of the donations benefit BCRF. In 2012, Ulta Beauty stylists performed more than 23,000 haircuts during the Cut-A-Thon, and they are aiming to beat that record this year.
All haircuts at The Salon at Ulta Beauty are styled with Redken and CHI professional products.
Since 2008, Ulta Beauty has been encouraging customers and employees to support research related to the causes, treatment, prevention and cure for breast cancer through exclusive product offerings, the Donate with a Kiss campaign and The Salon at Ulta Beauty Cut-A-Thon. In 2012, Ulta Beauty raised more than $2 million to benefit The Breast Cancer Research Foundation.