NEWS RELEASE: The Lotion Company Announces Partnership with Pink Ribbon Connection

Muncie, IN – The Lotion Company, a leader in natural, handcrafted lotions, announces its partnership with Pink Ribbon Connection, a non-profit organization who provides emotional support, local resources and education to those touched by breast cancer across the State of Indiana.

“We are honored to partner with Pink Ribbon Connection and help in their mission to provide resources to anyone touched by breast cancer,” said Jeff Gillentine, President and Chemist for The Lotion Company.

“This new partnership is so exciting! Pink Ribbon Connection is thrilled to have The Lotion Company as a new supporter and partner in our work to provide free services to breast cancer patients and their families in Indiana. We are grateful for this extraordinary opportunity to spread the word about Pink Ribbon Connection and to increase the number of patients we can provide free assistance to,” exclaimed Dori Sparks-Unsworth, Executive Director of Pink Ribbon Connection.

Mr. Gillentine continued, “Unfortunately, cancer treatments like chemotherapy and radiation, wreaks havoc with skin - making it dry, sensitive, and fragile. But, there are things that can be done to minimize these effects and help keep skin soft and supple during such a challenging time. Use products that are for dry, sensitive skin and are free of synthetic fragrances and colors. Free & Clear 24Hour Skin Therapy from The Lotion Company is hand-crafted, containing only natural ingredients such as aloe vera, macadamia nut oil and sesame seed oil.”

If you are a cancer patient or have a friend or family member with cancer and would like to buy The Lotions Company’s 24 Hour Skin Therapy, a special coupon is posted on the home page of website and For every purchase made using this coupon code, The Lotion Company will donate $2.00 to Pink Ribbon Connection.

“The money raised through this new partnership will go directly toward the provision of free services to breast cancer patients and their families in Indiana. These crucial services include: Peer Counseling HelpLine, Free Wigs, Bras and Prosthetics, Monthly Educational Gatherings and New Patient Resource Packets. We expect to increase the number of patients we can assist because of this beneficial partnership with The Lotion Company,” said Sparks-Unsworth.

The Lotion Company is also available at select retail locations throughout 7 states (and growing) and available on

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About The Lotion Company
Established in Muncie in 2008, The Lotion Company is looking out for your skin. Handcrafted lotions and lip balms made from an old, Dutch family recipe contain natural ingredients such as aloe vera, macadamia nut oil and sesame seed oil. The company also uses vegetable-based glycerin versus petroleum-based barriers to help with the greasy film some lotions leave after use. With scents such as baby powder, brown sugar and lavender, your hands will smell as good as they feel.

About Pink Ribbon Connection
Pink Ribbon Connection is an Indianapolis-based, grassroots not-for-profit whose staff and volunteers provide breast cancer survivors with one-on-one peer counseling, as well as offer emotional support and resources to anyone touched by breast cancer. Founded in 2006, the organization serves more than 1,000 breast cancer survivors annually through patient resource packets, health fairs and information sessions.
As a 501(c)3 not-for-profit, Pink Ribbon Connection and its valuable services are supported solely through the generosity of our private donors, sponsors and more than 100 active volunteers.

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