Posts Tagged ‘fashion and cancer’

FASHIONISTA!…Think You Can’t Be One Because You Have Cancer??

FASHIONISTA!…Think You Can’t Be One Because You Have Cancer??
During my treatment for breast cancer I watched many Sex and the City episodes. I envied all the girls and the fabulous outfits that were draped over their perfect bodies. When I looked in the mirror at my mastectomy scars and my bald head, truth be told it was hard to feel good about myself. I was...
September 12th, 2012 | cancer lifestyle, Featured Article | Read More

Brow beaten

By Kate M. Jackson-Boston Globe Correspondent When I was in the eighth grade, a friend arrived at school hiding her face behind a loose-leaf binder. Earlier that morning, she’d plastered her teased bangs with Aqua Net, lit a cigarette, and – poof! – burned her eyebrows off. Though she...
September 14th, 2009 | News | Read More

Bye~Bye Brows

It’s Fashion Week in New York and it appears that bald beauties may be among the most stylish. Women who have lost their hair due to cancer, Alopecia areata or other medical conditions, have no control over the loss of their precious hair follicles, especially the ones that are overtly noticeable,...
September 14th, 2009 | Cancer Websites, Fashion and Cancer | Read More

Bye~Bye Brows

We bald beauties simply have no control over the loss of our precious hair follicles, especially the ones that are overtly noticeable, such as our eyebrows.  It is something we have come to deal with and accept as an inevitable part of medical hair loss.  We have creatively learned to apply makeup...
September 14th, 2009 | 4women.com, Cancer Blogs | Read More