Changes to appearance and body image

Changes during treatment

If your appearance has changed due to cancer treatment we have tips for you on caring for skin, nails and more.

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    What might happen

    Cancer treatments may cause changes in your appearance. The effects will depend on the type of treatment you’re having.

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    Caring for skin and nails

    Your skin and nails may change during cancer treatment. There are ways you can look after them.

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    Changes to body hair

    Changes to body hair are common during cancer treatment. There are ways to cope with this.

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    Boots Macmillan Beauty Advisors

    Boots Macmillan Beauty Advisors can help you manage the visible effects of cancer treatment.