Surgery

How Does Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy Help with Emotional Reconstruction?

How Does Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy Help with Emotional Reconstruction?

How Does Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy Help Breast Cancer Patients with Emotional Reconstruction? A mastectomy can be a dispiriting procedure. Many people worry about how the surgery will affect not only their bodies, but their self-esteem. The loss of the features they have had for years before mastectomy can be life-altering. Breast [...]

Prosthetic Nipple Concerns for Breast Cancer Patients

Prosthetic Nipple Concerns for Breast Cancer Patients

What Are Some Common Concerns about Prosthetic Nipples? Purchasing prosthetic nipples is popular among breast cancer patients. Many people that undergo breast cancer surgery want to keep their familiar body and consider buying prosthetic nipples. Although prothetic nipples are popular, people still have questions about them. People have asked, “When [...]

Is it Time to Start Looking Into Prosthetic Nipples?

Is it Time to Start Looking Into Prosthetic Nipples?

When should I start looking into prosthetic nipples? Are you going to have breast cancer surgery in the near future? Have you considered using prosthetic nipples? Pink Perfect is a company that makes custom prosthetic nipples for women with breast cancer. These nipples are hand-made by an artist who is [...]

Fashion Tips for Women after Mastectomy

Fashion Tips for Women after Mastectomy

What are some fashion tips for women after mastectomy? Clothes don’t sit the way the used to after a mastectomy. Are you or a friend having trouble with your outfits since having a breast cancer operation? Sakina Iskender has heard your call. Sakina is a fashion designer and owner of [...]

Fashion Advice for Women after Mastectomy

Fashion Advice for Women after Mastectomy

Do you have any fashion advice for women after mastectomy? Having trouble with some of your outfits after your mastectomy? Trying to decide what to wear and how to wear it can be difficult after breast cancer surgery. Fashion designer, Sakina Iskender, is the owner of Take 5 Boutique. She [...]

Steel Flower: Solving Fashion Challenges for Post-Mastectomy Women

Steel Flower: Solving Fashion Challenges for Post-Mastectomy Women

How do you solve fashion challenges for post-mastectomy women? It can be hard to find clothes that fit and flatter after a mastectcomy. Fashion designer, Sakina Iskender, realized this after watching an episode of What Not to Wear. The show featured a post-mastectomy breast cancer survivor. Sakina started a fashion [...]