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AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY HELPS WOMEN WITH CANCER MANAGE APPEARANCE ISSUES WITH LOOK GOOD…FEEL BETTER®

10/03/2014

APPLE VALLEY, October 3, 2014 – Women undergoing cancer treatment are invited to learn how to combat treatment’s appearance related side effects at a free session of Look Good…Feel Better® on Monday, October 20th at Senior Select Resource Center at 19333 Bear Valley Road, Suite 103, Apple Valley, CA from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Participants must register by calling 1.800.227.2345.

Look Good…Feel Better is a free two-hour workshop conducted by trained and licensed volunteer beauty professionals who offer practical tips about skin care, makeup techniques, and guidance for coping with hair loss. Participants also receive a free bag of makeup matched to their skin tone from leading cosmetic companies valued at about $250. Ultimately, participants receive a boost in self-esteem that helps them better face their cancer battle.

Look Good Feel Better is a nationwide collaboration of the American Cancer Society and the Personal Care Products Council Foundation. For more information about the program visit lookgoodfeelbetter.org. Future classes at the same time and location include November 17, and December 15th .

About the American Cancer Society The American Cancer Society is a global grassroots force of more than three million volunteers saving lives and fighting for every birthday threatened by every cancer in every community. As the largest voluntary health organization, the Society's efforts have contributed to a 20 percent decline in cancer death rates in the U.S. since 1991, and a 50 percent drop in smoking rates. Thanks in part to our progress nearly 14 million Americans who have had cancer and countless more who have avoided it will celebrate more birthdays this year. As we celebrate our 100th year of service, we're determined to finish the fight against cancer. We're finding cures as the nation’s largest private, not-for-profit investor in cancer research, ensuring people facing cancer have the help they need and continuing the fight for access to quality health care, lifesaving screenings, clean air, and more. For more information, to get help, or to join the fight, call us anytime, day or night, at 1-800-227-2345 or visit www.cancer.org/fight

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