Treating the Non-Medical Side Effects of Cancer

Treating the Non-Medical Side Effects of Cancer

Studies show that when patients have their non-medical needs met, they have better medical outcomes. Join us as we take a deep dive into some cosmetic services of cancer treatment that can be critical to a woman’s quality of life and self-esteem. Topics including wigs (cranial hair prosthesis), cold caps (scalp cooling treatment), and tattooing* (three-dimensional micropigmentation of the nipple and areola), and tattooing of the eyebrows (microblading), as well as holistic offerings such as meditation and yoga.

Speakers include:
The Sauler Institute –  Mandy Sauler, Founder & Owner, Medical Tattooist, Teion Milbourne, Medical Tattooist specializing in Scalp Micropigmentation and a Scar Camouflage specialist
Hair To Stay – Bethany Hornthal, Co-Founder and Executive Director
CG Wigs – Charna Goldsmith, Founder
JCC St.Louis – Emily Steinberg, Yoga Instructor

Click here for the transcript.

For information on Sharsheret’s Best Face Forward 2.0 program which offers financial subsidies and non-medical services to qualifying individuals, click here. Contact Yael Baldinger for more information.


The BFF 2.0 program is made possible with generous support from the Bella Chachky Diamond and Sylvia Diamond Geller Fund, Project Accelerate, and Best Face Forward 2.0 Lead Donors.