Botsford News Release
Farmington Hills, Mich. (May 1, 2009)---Are you experiencing skin, facial and nail changes during your cancer treatment? Botsford Hospital’s Cancer Center is offering an American Cancer Society program called Look Good… Feel Better that provides information and cosmetic advice to women battling cancer.
This program is a free, supportive, informative and enjoyable first step toward renewed self-esteem, self-confidence and emotional recovery for female cancer patients undergoing radiation or chemotherapy. The session includes hands-on instruction on makeup, skin care and suggestions for using wigs, turbans and scarves. It also includes tips on nail care during treatment. Further, a makeup gift bag will be donated to all participants.
This program is a one-time experience that takes place the second Monday of each month from 10 a.m. to noon at the Botsford Cancer Center located at 27900 Grand River Ave. in Farmington Hills. Sessions are limited to 12 people and are open to any woman undergoing cancer treatment in the area. Pre-registration is required.
Look Good…Feel Better is offered through a partnership of the American Cancer Society, the Cosmetic, Toiletry, and Fragrance Association and the National Cosmetology Association. For more information or to register, please call Jeri Davis, MLSW, at (248) 473-4813.
ABOUT BEAUMONT HEALTH
Beaumont Health is Michigan's largest health care system, based on inpatient admissions and net patient revenue. A not-for-profit organization, it was formed in 2014 by Beaumont Health System, Botsford Health Care and Oakwood Healthcare to provide patients with the benefit of greater access to extraordinary, compassionate care, no matter where they live in Southeast Michigan. Beaumont Health consists of eight hospitals with 3,337 beds, 168 outpatient sites, nearly 5,000 physicians and 35,000 employees and about 3,500 volunteers. In 2015, the organization had $4.1 billion in net revenue with 177,934 inpatient admissions, 17,151 births and 530,860 emergency visits. For more information, visit beaumont.org.
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