Author Archives: Lee

On Contact: Amoena’s adhesive breast form works with you

Don’t miss our short video, about wearing Amoena Contact adhesive breast forms. The model in the film is breast cancer survivor and Contact wearer, Beatte.   [Transcript: When I was diagnosed with breast cancer my life changed. I was sensitive to the … Continue reading

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Buy a Valletta, Donate to Cancer Schmancer

Television and movie star Fran Drescher was unforgettable in her most famous role as “The Nanny.” …Want to know something funny? She was told early in her career that she’d never make it in “the biz” unless she lost her thick … Continue reading

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Three reasons spring is a great time for a bra fitting

Truth be told, any time is a good time to visit a certified fit specialist and have your bras and breast forms checked and fitted. But why spring? We have three great reasons. Warmer weather means different kinds of clothes. In winter, … Continue reading

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Charities we love: Row4ROW and Girls Love Mail

The world is just full of wonderful grassroots organizations, especially the ones that educate, fund and support breast cancer patients and survivors. When an individual is inspired to start an organization like this… I just stand in awe. It’s a lot … Continue reading

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Debunking the myths about supplements

Two hours ago, I marched into my local Target, determined to leave with a bottle of Vitamin D supplements. I had mentioned on Facebook this morning that I have contracted yet another cold (my third since November!), and a friend commented that I … Continue reading

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Lingerie Retailers: Join us at CURVE this February

We like to think that most of our blog posts speak to all women (and men, too), whether we’re talking about health and nutrition, reducing stress, and even breast cancer, because we all know someone who’s been affected, and we … Continue reading

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Lingerie as Poetry!

The homepage of the Lingerie Briefs blog prominently features its mission statement, which includes a fantastic quotation from founder, Ellen Lewis: “Lingerie is the poetry in a woman’s wardrobe.” Don’t you love that? We do. (And if lingerie is poetry, we would call … Continue reading

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We Are Amoena

Just for fun, we made a little video about who Amoena USA really is, and the many ways we relate to and support the breast cancer community. Hope you’ll like it.   [Transcript: “Hello, come on in, welcome to Amoena!” … Continue reading

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Warm up with Amoena Scarves and Hats

It’s finally starting to get cold and wintery (sort-of) here in the Atlanta area where Amoena USA’s headquarters is located. Is it cold where you are? “Cold,” in our case, is 30s at night, and I have to say, I’m … Continue reading

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What Works for Me Essay Contest, 1st place winner, Jan Westermann

This past summer, we hosted an essay contest for our Club Amoena members – breast cancer survivors who are fans of Amoena products. We chose 2 winners — this is the submission from our 1st place winner, Jan Westermann, of Bellingham, Washington. Look … Continue reading

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