Navigation Links
At an Annual Breast Cancer Conference, Breast Cancer Survivor and Founder of Pink Perfect Announces How Her Nipple Prosthesis Product Helps Hundreds of Women
Date:8/15/2014

Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) August 15, 2014

Michelle Kolath-Arbel, a breast cancer survivor and the owner of Pink Perfect, a company that provides a more natural nipple prosthesis for women who have had breast reconstruction following mastectomy, recently announced how her product helps hundreds of women at the fourth annual C4YW conference (Conference for Young Women Affected by Breast Cancer). There she connected with over 1,000 fellow breast cancer survivors.

After going through chemo sessions, biological and hormonal treatments, and a unilateral mastectomy, Arbel looked in the mirror and didn’t like what she saw. Her breast was reconstructed without a nipple and none of the existing nipple prostheses looked natural. Using a mold that replicated the exact shape, size, and color of her remaining nipple, Arbel created a prosthesis that looked natural and could be worn in the shower or swimming pool. It was a major improvement on available nipple prosthesis; it was thinner and gave a more natural appearance.

This year, 70,000 men and women under 45 will be diagnosed with breast cancer in the U.S. alone, studies show. Today over 200 Israeli and American women as well as leading plastic surgeons have discovered Arbel’s product and saw firsthand how it improves the lives of breast cancer survivors. Only a breast cancer survivor who wore a nipple prosthesis herself was able to create a prosthesis that would satisfy other women who aren’t satisfied with other products on the market.

“I’m the only breast cancer survivor who makes this kind of product and actually uses it on a daily basis,” Arbel said. “I got my self-confidence back. I could wear bathing suits again, go to the gym, and share intimate moments again. I was so thrilled I decided not to undergo nipple reconstructive surgery. With my product I just want to change the lives of women and to help them feel whole again like I do.”

Arbel’s product has helped hundreds of women, including Susan, a 55-year-old mother who had a double mastectomy and simultaneous reconstruction.

After receiving her Pink Perfect nipple prosthesis, Susan said, “My breasts looked like breasts again! My breasts! It was such an emotional pick me up. I would duck into the bathroom mirror throughout the day, lift up my shirt and flash myself because I couldn’t believe how good they looked. I felt a palpable happiness, and relief. Psychologically these little silicon nipples were helping me to heal emotionally. They made me feel whole and attractive again.”

About Pink Perfect
Pink Perfect was founded by breast cancer survivor Michelle Kolath-Arbel in 2012, just two years after she was diagnosed with breast cancer. In 2012, she set up a workshop in her home in Khar Saba, Israel and worked with leading Israeli plastic surgeons to make her nipple prostheses for other breast cancer survivors. Today Pink Perfect serves hundreds of customers in America and Israel and offers two options for nipple prostheses: ready-made prosthesis and a made-to-order kit with an easy-to-use mold that replicates the exact shape and size of the nipple, along with a color chart. The kit eliminates the need for customers to travel to Arbel’s workshop in Israel and expands her reach to a global market. For more information, visit http://www.pink-perfect.com or call (1) 646 415-9120.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/08/prweb12098493.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2014 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Hycrete Used in Winning Canoe at Annual Concrete Canoe Competition
2. ASTRO awards $35,500 in individual grants to 43 researchers presenting at the 2014 Annual Meeting
3. CareTouch Surpasses Internal Fundraising Goal for 9th Annual Hike for Hospice
4. Family Health Centers of San Diego Presents Eighth Annual ¡Vive Tu Vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® Event
5. WWE Superstar Jake “The Snake” Roberts to Speak at A Forever Recovery's Annual Picnic in Battle Creek, MI on August 17
6. Foot Levelers Hosting 11th Annual SACA Leadership Conference for Chiropractic
7. Market Publishers Ltd Announced as Media Partner of 2nd Annual AIDF Food Security Summit: Asia 2014
8. Sport and Spine Rehab’s Clinical Research Foundation Team Attends the 16th Annual Performance Health Scientific Advisory Committee (TRAC) Meeting in Park City Utah
9. Baseball and Golf Team Up at the 6th Annual Pinstripe Classic Golf Tournament
10. NCPDP Announces Call for Proposals for Its 2015 Annual Technology & Business Conference
11. Narcolepsy Network to Hold 29th Annual Conference in Denver October 17-19
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... February 12, 2016 , ... Fixed ... p.m. – 3:00 p.m. EST, http://www.fdanews.com/fixeddosecombination , Fixed ... pharmaceutical products, garnering increased attention from all stakeholders in the development of new ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... February 12, 2016 , ... T.E.N., a ... closed for the ISE Southeast Awards 2016. Finalists and winners of the ISE® ... Southeast Executive Forum and Awards Gala on March 15, 2016 at the Westin ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... ... Fisher House Foundation Chairman and CEO Kenneth Fisher joined Governor Brian Sandoval, ... Scott Bensing, and Peggy Kearns Director, VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System yesterday to dedicate ... be the first Fisher House in Nevada, and will provide free lodging for families ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... , ... Erlanger Agency has announced a new partnership in its ongoing community ... on the fight against breast cancer, fundraising for a local woman named Carmen, who ... Carmen is a loving single mother of two boys who also serves as caregiver ...
(Date:2/12/2016)... ... February 12, 2016 , ... For Coast Dental dentist Everet ... RDH, and dental assistant Terrell Moore shortly before 7 a.m. to volunteer at Friday’s ... professionals, donating their time and skills to help hundreds of uninsured and underinsured people ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/11/2016)... , Feb. 11, 2016 ... Companion Diagnostics in Personalized Medicine and Cancer Therapy. ... - High-Growth Diagnostic Testing Markets. - Key Diagnostic ... - Molecular Diagnostics in Genetic Testing. - ... Diagnostics Markets. - Over-the-Counter Diagnostic Products World Markets. ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... 2016  Kindred Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: KIN ), ... lives of pets, today announced the submission to FDA ... Drug Application (NADA) for Zimeta™ (dipyrone injection, KIND-012).  Positive ... Zimeta for the control of pyrexia (fever) in horses ... --> --> The Chemistry, Manufacturing, and ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... 2016  NOIT™ Research LLC, a private, leading-edge autism ... campaign to assist needy families in obtaining one of ... between February 10, 2016 and March 31, 2016, the ... The NOIT is an auditory stimulus that plays a ... skills. Beth Shier , NOIT Research ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: