18 episodes

Dear Cancer, I’m Beautiful is the first podcast of its kind to bridge the gap between life-saving cancer treatment and fashion, beauty and wellness advice.

Host Melissa Berry is a veteran fashion and beauty publicist, eight-year Triple Negative Breast Cancer thriver and founder of CancerFashionista.com. She’s on a mission to help you reclaim your inner and outer beauty, and welcomes you to listen in as she chats with nipple tattoo artists, post-mastectomy lingerie designers, clean beauty gurus and everyone in between, because cancer isn’t beautiful…..but YOU are.

Dear Cancer, I'm Beautiful Melissa Berry

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    • 4.8 • 17 Ratings

Dear Cancer, I’m Beautiful is the first podcast of its kind to bridge the gap between life-saving cancer treatment and fashion, beauty and wellness advice.

Host Melissa Berry is a veteran fashion and beauty publicist, eight-year Triple Negative Breast Cancer thriver and founder of CancerFashionista.com. She’s on a mission to help you reclaim your inner and outer beauty, and welcomes you to listen in as she chats with nipple tattoo artists, post-mastectomy lingerie designers, clean beauty gurus and everyone in between, because cancer isn’t beautiful…..but YOU are.

    Navigating Osteoporosis After Breast Cancer Treatment: A Young Survivor’s Story With Christy Greenleaf

    Navigating Osteoporosis After Breast Cancer Treatment: A Young Survivor’s Story With Christy Greenleaf

    Patient advocate Christy Greenleaf was diagnosed with osteoporosis at the age of 43 as a result of chemotherapy to treat her breast cancer. This powerful conversation is a must listen for anyone about to begin cancer treatment. What Christy wishes she knew about protecting her bones then, and the questions that you should be asking your oncologist about your bone health before treatment even begins.

    • 37 min
    The Power of Touch Through The Eyes Of A Breast Cancer Surgeon With Dr. Monique GaryThe Power of Touch Through The Eyes Of A Breast Cancer Surgeon With Dr. Monique Gary

    The Power of Touch Through The Eyes Of A Breast Cancer Surgeon With Dr. Monique GaryThe Power of Touch Through The Eyes Of A Breast Cancer Surgeon With Dr. Monique Gary

    Melissa joins breast cancer surgeon Dr. Monique Gary to discuss the power of touch, and the positive impact that it has on breast cancer patients. This lighthearted yet informative conversation includes Dr. Gary's incredible career path to becoming a breast cancer surgeon, why she's so passionate about the power of touch, how to achieve resilience and balance in the midst of treatment, the importance of the mind and body connection, coping skills for “scan-xiety” and much more!

    • 36 min
    Everything You Need To Know About Breast Cancer & Nutrition With Rachel Beller

    Everything You Need To Know About Breast Cancer & Nutrition With Rachel Beller

    Melissa joins Rachel Beller, MS, RDN, breast health expert, 3x best-selling author and celebrity weight management specialist for an informative yet compelling conversation about breast health and nutrition. They discuss Rachel's career path, what "Power Spicing" is, the most common weight loss issues and solutions for women undergoing chemotherapy and much more!

    • 38 min
    You Lost Your Hair To Chemo, Now What? With Trichologist Lisa Caddy of Philip Kingsley

    You Lost Your Hair To Chemo, Now What? With Trichologist Lisa Caddy of Philip Kingsley

    Melissa joins trichologist Lisa Caddy of Philip Kingsley to discuss her path to becoming a hair and scalp expert, how to navigate hair loss as a result of chemotherapy, what to expect when your hair begins to grow back in, and how to care for your scalp and hair throughout the entire process. Several Philip Kingsley products are highlighted, and the offerings of the NYC based Philip Kingsley hair clinic are discussed.

    • 34 min
    Cancer & Fertility: You Have Options! With Chick Mission founders Tracy Weiss & Amanda Rice

    Cancer & Fertility: You Have Options! With Chick Mission founders Tracy Weiss & Amanda Rice

    Join Melissa and Chick Mission founders Tracy Weiss and Amanda Rice as they discuss the story behind their mission to ensure every young woman newly diagnosed with cancer has the option to preserve fertility through direct financial support, educational programs, and advocacy for legislative change. Tune in to learn more about protecting your fertility prior to cancer treatment, the importance of being your own advocate and how to apply for a Chick Mission grant.

    • 37 min
    The Mindset Toolbox For Cancer Thrivers with Meg Hirshberg

    The Mindset Toolbox For Cancer Thrivers with Meg Hirshberg

    Melissa sits down with former Inc. magazine journalist, breast cancer thriver, author and founder of the Anticancer Lifestyle to discuss the power of mindset, and the profound, beneficial impact that lifestyle has on your overall health.

    • 41 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
17 Ratings

17 Ratings

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A host that LISTENS

Huge fan of Melissa and her ability to get the most out of each guest. Her compassion, thought provoking questions and ability to listen and react make her a fantastic host!

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Must listen

Melissa is an amazing interviewer. So entertaining! Also very knowledgeable, honest and real. This is a must listen for anyone touched by cancer.

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Authentic and heartfelt conversations

Melissa is a wonderful interviewer and conversationalist. Her topics are relatable and touching even if you aren't part of the breast cancer community.

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