#TeamFemale Goes Pink For A Week!

It’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, ladies! To join in the celebration and raise awareness on the issue, #teamfemale took #flatlay snapshots of some of their all-time fave pink products.

Yang Mei Ling, Editor 

“According to the Malaysian Oncological Society, one in 19 women in this country are at risk of breast cancer. Young or old, do your Breast Self-Examinations regularly!”

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Sophira Chong, Senior Beauty Writer 

“I make it a point to check my breasts every day. Most people I reveal this to thinks it’s weird but this is just to make sure that if there are any signs, I will be able to notice ’em early.”

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Joanna Pinto, Special Projects Writer 

“I never fail to get my breasts checked every time I go for a Pap smear. Otherwise, I usually do a Breast Self-Examination at least once a month.”

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Tammy Chan, Editorial Assistant 

“If you suffer from breast cancer, don’t be shy to open up and share your story with others. You never know when someone will learn something from you.”

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Sarah Hani Jamil, Deputy Beauty Editor 

“The risks of breast cancer increase with age, so ladies, get off your seats and get yourself checked! The outcome may be scary but the best protection is always early detection.”

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Joan Kong, Senior Fashion Writer 

“Keep your sunny side up, keep yourself beautiful and indulge yourself!” – Betsey Hohnson, Breast Cancer survivor

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Arielle Yen, Editorial Assistant 

“Let’s go pink and remind other ladies out there on the importance of getting their girls checked often.”

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Alya Zulkernai, Editorial Assistant 

“Fight each round, take it on the chin. And never, never, never, ever give in.” ~ Olivia Newton John

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Ilicia Alias, Special Projects Writer 

“Cancer can be emotionally draining but it’s important to know that the people who stand by you will always be your family.”   

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