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One of the toughest parts of breast cancer treatment is going through chemotherapy and losing your hair.

Vogue magazine has recently profiled women who have adapted to the changes:

No Hair, Don’t Care: A Bold New Look

Discovering the Beauty of Standing Out in the Crowd

Even though I support women adapting to the changes that life brings, I also understand the draw of being able to keep your hair.  At UCSF they are in the process of studying the use of a cooling cap, now commonly used in Europe, that keeps hair intact through chemotherapy.

Keeping Your Hair in Chemo

Hopefully it will be FDA approved and more available here!