Breast Cancer Awareness tatoos

We are in the middle of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and today is “P.INK” Day where 10 tattoo artists in New York City with work with 10 breast cancer survivors to ink colourful artwork where cancer has exacted its cosmetic toll. The initiative is featured in Today’s article “Pink ink: Tattoos transform mastectomy scars into beauty

  • “After mastectomy, women usually have two choices: Learn to love your flat chest or surgically reconstruct the breast (or breasts) that were taken away. But some breast cancer survivors are choosing a third option, adorning their scarred chests with intricate and colorful tattoos, transforming what can often be a landscape of pain into something beautiful, powerful and unique.”

In the pink!

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