Thanks to YOU, We Surpassed 50% of Our Campaign Goal!
We have raised $6,450 (AMAZING!), and now we have 12 days left to raise $3,000 or more in order to keep these contributions, by meeting our 80% minimum fundraising goal. We are SO close to successfully completing this campaign!
Please be sure to share this email with your friends and loved ones so they can learn about the film and partner with us, receive awesome thank you gifts and be history-makers just like YOU!
SNEAK PEEK SCENE!
Dr. Patisaul Explains: What’s the Big Deal about Phthalates?
Take two and check out an exclusive sneak peek scene from our film, featuring Dr. Heather Patisaul, Associate Dean of Research at North Carolina State University. In this scene, Dr. Patisaul explains phthalates, common plasticizer ingredients found in cosmetics and toiletries, major health and safety risks of this class of chemicals (you’ll be shocked!), and what types of personal products they are often found in. Click on the image below to watch the scene!
What’s on Tap for Next Week?
Our 10-day countdown to the end of the campaign begins THIS Sunday! Each day, we’ll share riveting stories from the filmmaking process as well as mind-boggling facts all about toxins in personal products. If you aren’t following us on Facebook and Instagram, now is the time! Don’t miss this educational and compelling content.
We also have more exciting conversations with experts and advocates coming up!
- September 14th at 1pm – Live on Instagram @healthcoachfx’s profile at 1pm EST with their founder, Laura van de Vorst, to talk all about hormone health and toxin-free September
- September 19th at 10:30am EST – Live on our Facebook page with Humble Hive Homemade Founder Lauren Craig to talk all about clean, sustainable skincare, PLUS a lipstick giveaway!
- September TBD – Live on our Instagram account with Radiant Racheli, blood cancer survivor and clean living advocate to talk about clean beauty as part of a larger approach to a healthy lifestyle. Check our Instagram page this coming Monday for the exact date and time!
PRETTY UGLY Partners Spotlight!
We have amazing partners who have come alongside the film and taken their time, energy and resources to support PRETTY UGLY in many ways. We wanted to take a moment to highlight each, from clean cosmetics companies and passionate advocates to gift retailers and more. Thank you, to all of our wonderful partners!
Advocacy & Influencer Partners
Allyn Rose – Model, Preventative Health Advocate and Founder of The Previvor
Bianca Muniz – Two-Time Cancer Survivor, Advocate and Musician
Breast Cancer Prevention Partners (Featured in our film)
Isaias Hernandez, Queer Brown Vegan – Environmental Justice Advocate
Jen Campisano – Cancer Survivor and Health Advocate
Laura van de Vorst – Founder of Hormone Coach FX
Made Safe (Featured in our film)
Racheli Peltier, Radiant Racheli – Cancer Survivor and Clean Living Advocate
Toni Okamoto – Founder of Plant Based on a Budget
della Terra Organics (Featured in our film)
LOLI Beauty (Featured in our film)
Joy Harings – Pure Living Joy
Last but Not Least, Gifts and More
Marisa Green – Thirty-One Gifts
Have an awesome weekend and stay tuned for more updates soon! 💋