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Focus on Breast Wellness – Our Favourite Tips

You already know how important it is to stay up-to-date on breast screenings and take action if you notice any changes in your breast(s). But did you know there are some things you can do to support breast health tissue every week?   Here are our favourite tried-and-true tips.  The first one may surprise you!   Prioritize self-care:  Evidence shows taking care of ourselves is essential for our breast health –and overall wellbeing.  But research also shows many women feel investing time and money on self-care is a luxury, and not a need.  Wellness experts urge us to prioritize self-care,...

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Did you know? Options after breast cancer surgery

Pink October is now in its 26th year.  And still, after all these years, many women remain unaware of all the options available to them post breast cancer surgery.   This is something we can easily change - simply by sharing a did-you-know with our moms, sisters, aunts, daughters, friends, colleagues!   And we can’t stress enough how great a service you’ll be doing them.   As Amoena fitters, we see the impact on a woman when she’s fitted with a high quality breast form, which feels and looks much like a natural breast.  Her confidence returns – and soars.  And...

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What’s it like to live 20 years with a Contact Adhesive Breast Form? Find out here…

What’s it like to live 20 years with a Contact Adhesive Breast Form? Find out here…

Now in her early 50’s, Beate is a mom, a publicity agent for theatre, a yoga enthusiast and an Amoena model. In 1998 Beate had a mastectomy and she’s worn the Contact Comfort+ adhesive breast form ever since. Always on the go, Beate says she wanted to wear a breast form that she could “forget about”. She lives in Germany with her family.   Here, Beate tells what she likes about wearing an Amoena Contact and what she worried about at first.   Did you ever imagine you would be saying, “I’ve worn a Contact breast form for nearly 20...

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3 Tips to Make the Most of August

3 Tips to Make the Most of August

August is more than a month; it’s a state-of-mind. A time to idle before life revs up again in the fall. And whether you’re staying in town, going to the cottage or traveling, we have 3 wonderful practices you can do anywhere to make the most of these dog days of summer.    What’s more, these practices can keep you in an August state-of-mind all year round.   Enjoy Water Practice   Drink it: Doctors, coaches, beauty specialists all report that most of us need to drink more water to improve our health, performance, and skin. It’s the best source...

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Our Favourite Tips for Fast, Easy Packing

Our Favourite Tips for Fast, Easy Packing

All travelers agree, it’s fun to take a holiday, but packing --not so much.   Doesn’t everyone wish a suitcase could pack itself? And maybe we’ll progress from self-driving cars to self-packing suitcases in the future. But for now, we have great tips to make packing-it-yourself as easy as possible.   First, if you’re flying and you wear silicone breast forms, know this:   It’s entirely safe for you to wear your Amoena Contact Comfort+ (which adheres directly to your skin) or any silicone breast form or balancer.   Tell us if you’re traveling. We can fit you with an...

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