My Blog

Product information, general thoughts and other stuff

adaptair

New Adapt Air Breast Form

The new Adapt Air Breast Form by Amoena would have to be one of the best breast forms designed for women after a mastectomy to date so I would love to share the benefits with you. No matter what you wear, it will give you perfect symmetry and can be adjusted to fit your unique silhouette, even if […]

98cc98_51016ecf5ca24f9c949c388feaf65723mv2

Match your bra to your activity

Whether it’s your New Year’s resolution or a long-term commitment to staying active, you need to wear the right mastectomy sports bra. Amoena’s got you covered. ,Match Your Bra to Activity Amoena sports bras come in three support levels: Sports Bra for Running For high-intensity workouts (running, volleyball, tennis, mountain biking), you want the fully […]

98cc98_c9922f5b7e414fb0a1bdb13c3bd44389mv2

The Amoena tips for wear the right breast form

Whether you prefer a traditional prosthesis or an attachable prosthesis is often simply a matter of personal choice, but new technology has blurred the line between the two, with massive advancements in the comfort and appearance of both. Traditional Breast Form Supported by your pocketed bra and perfect for times when you’re wearing loose fitting […]

98cc98_a980d4a35fdb471cb2cac5691c9f0f9amv2

Caring for your prosthesis

Prostheses are usually guaranteed for two years for general wear and tear, but they may last longer depending on how often they are worn, how well they’re looked after and your lifestyle. If the form splits or cracks at the seams, it should be replaced. How to care for your breast prosthesis , Handwash the […]

98cc98_611d595cdd344fa4ae688f15ea49fa88mv2

The Amoena Tips for Dressing Post Mastectomy

Deciding what to wear after a mastectomy can seem daunting, but there’s no need to sacrifice your own sense of style or comfort. Start with the basics Overcoming something as emotionally and physically challenging as a mastectomy creates huge changes in a woman’s life. We emerge stronger and more resilient, with a new awareness of […]

98cc98_7f8a7ec6af2248149169815072c8fae4mv2

Team Papillon Trek Duo

Day 5 The last day of our trek and we made it to Sienna. Such a beautiful place with lots of history. Had an amazing adventure and met lots of amazing people. […]

98cc98_ac324b1fa6724b36bec4162c696c3a88mv2

Team Papillon Trek Duo

Day 4 Another beautiful day in Tuscany the history is amazing. Wish I had of listened more in my history classes in school. The hills today are not to bad but our calves are still yelling at us but as you come in to the towns the sights are so amazing we forget for a […]

98cc98_1ee82b1d15c04497a4d3b7ff5da60feamv2

Team Papillon Trek Duo

Day 3 Started our day from this beautiful Villa at San Miniato and had lunch at a lovely little tuscan villa in the middle of nowhere with such a gorgeous garden and fabulous views of the hills. Not able to feel our feet any more except the burning. […]

98cc98_10b58f7e01ac4f88b93803e6406215c2mv2

Team Papillon Trek Duo

Day 2 The country views are fabulous and the history of the towns that we have past through are magnificent but our feet and calf muscles are yelling at us “what are you doing”. […]

98cc98_953567b0a6e1493a9dc027f1f5b77e23mv2

Team Papillon Trek Due

Day 1. The first day of a 5 day trek through the beautiful Tuscan Region. If only someone had warned us of what was ahead. Even though looking out over the beautiful view did not give us an idea of the steep hills that challenged us. But when we reach the top it was breathtakingly […]