Red Handed: Canadian Celebs Help Raise AIDS Awareness and Research Funds

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Want something Colin and Justin have laid hands on? (Okay, so they're not quite Canadian, but we love 'em -- let's just adopt 'em.) The devilish design duo was among the crew of Canadian personalities who stopped by the Kiehl's Queen St. W store in Toronto yesterday to participate in a World AIDS Day show of support. Along with folks such as recording artist Sarah Slean, "eTalk" co-host Ben Mulroney, "Canadian Idol" judge Jake Gold, "Corner Gas" actor Tara Spencer-Nairn, and several members of the "Degrassi" cast, Colin and Justin each autographed an oversize quilt square and made their mark with red-painted hands.

Part of a global campaign to benefit AIDS research, the quilt square will be incorporated in a larger "Kiehl's Commitment to Community" quilt sewn by New York fashion designer Derek Lam. The finished piece will be auctioned off to raise funds for Youth AIDS.

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While you wait for your quilt, pick up a limited-edition Lip Balm #1 ($8) for yourself and include one in a Kiehl's holiday gift box for... okay, yourself. From each red-ribbon balm sale in Canada, $1 will be donated to the Canadian AIDS society. It's another way you can have a hand in the fight against HIV/AIDS.

Plus, Kiehl's Balm #1 is aces at hydrating and protecting winter-pained lips (Kiehl's Balm SPF 15 is too).