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Look Good classes for GBMC cancer patients a 'makeover for the spirit'
Look Good classes for GBMC cancer patients a 'makeover for the spirit'

When Ellen Briggs took the Look Good Feel Better class at Greater Baltimore Medical Center earlier in the month, the class hadn't changed much from the first time she took it, back in 2002 but she did think the facial makeup was a lighter weight and that the other makeup had improved as well. Still, for the 49-year-old cancer patient the effect was the same: "It gave me a boost. I felt better afterwards because I had some solutions" to enhancing her appearance to counter the physical side effects from cancer treatments. The American Cancer Society sponsors the Look Good classes, a nationwide program for women that began 25 years ago. The free class is a one-time,...

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