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Where to Find Hair Loss Accessories and Breast Cancer Products

Cancer treatments can cause major changes in the way you look, for example surgery that removes part or all of your breast or chemo that makes your hair fall out. Treatment can also change how you feel about your body (your body image). For some people, this is a very tough time and these changes can be hard to get used to. The companies listed here have products that can help you get back a sense of yourself and help you feel better by looking better. Sometimes you can do this by wearing an attractive turban or finding a comfortable breast form that looks natural and feels secure.

If you’ve had all or part of a breast removed, when your doctor says you’re ready, you should be fitted with a breast form or prosthesis (pros-thee-sis). Breast prostheses are breast forms that are put inside a bra to make your breasts look natural and balanced. They can be used in regular bras or mastectomy bras.

Mastectomy bras have pockets inside that help keep the breast form in place and have a comfortable backing behind the form. You should wear whatever bra you find most comfortable. Keep in mind that the best isn’t always the most expensive.

For more information about specific products, contact your local American Cancer Society office, our National Cancer Information Center at 1-800-227-2345, or the company that sells the product.

From your American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society publication tlc (Tender Loving Care) offers products for women coping with breast cancer or any cancer treatment that causes hair loss, as well as advice on how to use these products. Products include wigs, hairpieces, hats, turbans, breast forms, mastectomy bras, and swimwear. The tlc mission is to make these hard-to-find products affordable and available from the privacy of your own home. To order products or catalogs:

    Visit tlc online at: www.tlcdirect.org

    Call 1-800-850-9445 to have a free catalog(s) sent to you

You can order a catalog by mail by writing to:

    tlc
    PO Box 395
    Louisiana, MO 63353-0395

Other companies that sell products related to cancer treatment

Here’s a list of some of the breast prostheses and accessory makers and suppliers in the United States. Other accessory items include wigs, turbans, hats, scarves, headliners, swimwear, bras, and sleepwear.

These companies’ products are not tested or screened by the American Cancer Society (ACS). Nor are these companies authorized to claim or imply that their products are endorsed or approved by the ACS. This list is supplied for your convenience, and is not endorsed by ACS. Also note that this is not a complete list of all companies that sell supplies to women who have had mastectomies or other procedures.
Addresses, phone numbers, and product lines may change without notice.

Breast forms

You can order breast prostheses directly from retailers. Manufacturers should be able to direct you to retailers in your area that offer breast prostheses. You can contact all of these companies directly.

Retailers

Contour Solutions
11104 West Avenue
San Antonio, TX 78213

Phone number: 210-946-6000
Website: www.facebook.com/ContourSolutionsUSA

    ‎This company sells breast prostheses, bras, swimwear, sleepwear, lingerie, wigs, and other cancer recovery products to men and women.

Make Me Heal
20750 Ventura Boulevard, Suite 220
Woodland Hills, CA 91364

Toll-free number: 1-866-363-4325


Website: www.makemeheal.com

www.facebook.com/makemeheal

    This company sells breast prostheses, bras, swimwear, sleepwear, and other general health and skin care products.

Nordstrom, Inc.
Department stores can be found throughout the US. See the website below for local store contact information.

Toll-free number: 1-888-282-6060
Website: www.nordstrom.com

www.facebook.com/Nordstrom

    This company sells breast prostheses, bras, and accessories; fittings are available through specially trained lingerie department staff.

Susan’s Special Needs
24052 Woodward Avenue
Pleasant Ridge, MI 48069

Toll-free number: 1-800-497-7005
Website: www.susansspecialneeds.com

www.facebook.com/susansspecialneeds

    This company sells breast prostheses, wigs, hats, turbans, swimwear, accessories, eyebrow kits, and other products.

Women’s Health Boutique
605 North 6th Street
Longview, TX 75601

or

8499 Greenville Avenue, Suite 99
Dallas, TX 75231

or

1322 North Beckley Avenue

Dallas, TX 75203

or

3115 West Parker Road, Suite 270

Plano, TX 75023

Toll-free number: 1-800-525-2420
Website: www.whblongview.com

www.facebook.com/womenshealthboutique

    This company sells breast prostheses, bras, and swimwear.

Manufacturers

Bosom Buddy Breast Forms
B&B Company, Department WWW1
PO Box 5731
Boise, ID 83705

Toll-free number: 1-800-262-2789
Website: www.bosombuddy.com

    This company sells a variety of breast prostheses by direct mail.

Contour Med, Inc.
2217 Cottondale Lane
Little Rock, AR 72202

Toll-free number: 1-855-691-7896
Website: www.contourmed.com

www.facebook.com/FeelLikeYourselfAgain

    This company sells breast prostheses, custom and non-custom. Contact them to find out how to get their products where you live.

Softee by Ladies First, Inc.
27501 SW 95th Avenue, Suite 930
Wilsonville, OR 97070

Toll-free number: 1-800-497-8285
Website: www.softeeusa.com

www.facebook.com/softeeusa

    This company sells breast prostheses, bras, and accessories. Contact them for ordering or to find a retailer near you.

Wigs and hair loss accessories

This is a list of retailers that you can order wigs and hair loss accessories from directly.

Retailers

Chemo Savvy, LLC
PO Box 175
Green Mountain Falls, CO 80819

Toll-free number: 1-888-599-3560
Website: www.chemosavvy.com

    This company sells wigs, hats, scarves, turbans, and accessories for women and children through online or catalog orders.

Doma Designs
4202 Creek Bend Court
Corinth, TX 76208

Toll-free number: 1-888-603-1206
Website: www.domadesigns.com

    This online store sells hats, bandanas, and accessories for women, men, and children.

Headcovers Unlimited
214 S. Iowa Avenue
League City, TX 77573

Toll-free number: 1-800-264-4287 (1-800-264-HATS)
Website: www.headcovers.com

www.facebook.com/headcovers

    This online company sells wigs, turbans, hats, and accessories for women, men, and children.

Look of Love International
Showroom: Hair in a Pinch
1913 Route 27 South
Edison, NJ 08817

Toll-free number: 1-800-526-7627
Website: www.lookoflove.com

www.facebook.com/LookOfLove

    The online store and showroom sell wigs, hairpieces, hair extensions, and accessories.

Hai’s Wigs
6474-A Lake Worth Road
Lake Worth, FL 33463

Toll-free number: 1-888-471-2659
Website: www.ladywig.com

www.facebook.com/hais.wigs

    This retailer sells wigs and hair accessories through their store and online.


Last Medical Review: 05/14/2015
Last Revised: 05/19/2015