News & Stories

  • Personal Stories 13 Nov 2018 by Krystal Barter
    My name is Julie and I have the faulty BRCA1 gene passed down from my father Frank. I sigh with grief as I remember my big strong Dad, who died a very painful sad death from prostate cancer age 65. Both of my father’s sisters had breast cancer and both passed away, I believe in […]
  • Personal Stories 30 Oct 2018 by Krystal Barter
    Undergoing a radical hysterectomy is not on any 27-year old’s radar, let alone when you are pregnant with your first child. Hence why our gorgeous girl Eadie Piper is truly a miracle! At just six weeks pregnant I underwent a routine pap smear and abnormalities were found. At 18 weeks after a number of rounds […]
  • Personal Stories 04 Sep 2018 by Krystal Barter
    An empowered Pink Hope woman uses her talents to express herself, while encouraging other women to take control of their health. Meet Pascale. Click here to read her full story. Pink Hope’s exclusive lipstick line was created with the amazing women of Pink Hope in mind. Named after specific traits of women within the Pink Hope community, […]
  • Personal Stories 29 Aug 2018 by Krystal Barter
    I went for a check up, only because I was there for my boys’ general appointments and hadn’t checked the boobies in a while. A lump was found and the following ultrasound confirmed the lump. My GP then referred me to a breast specialist and after more tests, injections and appointments, I was diagnosed with […]
  • Personal Stories 28 Aug 2018 by Krystal Barter
    My name is Lindi. I am 45, a daughter, a sister, a wife and a mum.  Some may say my journey started almost 3 years ago, after testing conducted through the Genetic Clinic in Tasmania showed that I have a BRCA2 gene mutation. I actually believe that my journey started when I was about 25 […]
  • Personal Stories 28 Aug 2018 by Krystal Barter
    My name is Kelly and I was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2015 when I was 31. I still remember vividly sitting in the doctors office with my husband and my 18month old daughter and hearing those words “I’m sorry. It’s breast cancer”. I sat there watching my happy smiling girl who was completely oblivious […]
  • Personal Stories 22 Aug 2018 by Krystal Barter
    My name is Sarah and this is my story. On November 6th 2002, aged 32 and with a 16 month old daughter, I was diagnosed with breast cancer. I had surgery to have the lump removed, then further operations to have more breast tissue and lymph nodes removed. A few weeks after the operations, I began 6 sessions of chemotherapy, […]
  • Personal Stories 22 Aug 2018 by Krystal Barter
    My name is Lauren, I’m 33 and have recently been diagnosed with stage 2, grade 3, hormone positive breast cancer. My life was going along  quite nicely. I had moved to a new town, built a house with my partner, made a nice group of friends and was busy working, socialising and planning holidays. Then suddenly […]
  • Personal Stories 21 Aug 2018 by Krystal Barter
    My life was a walking cliché when it came to breast cancer and the facts. “It won’t happen to me.” “I’m too young, I’m only 34.” “I have no family history, no one in my family has died from cancer.” “I’m vegan, I don’t eat junk food.” “I’m extremely active, I go to the gym […]
  • Personal Stories 16 Aug 2018 by Krystal Barter
    A fierce Pink Hope woman is unstoppable. She can overcome anything in her way and she puts hard-work and dedication into any endeavour. Meet Sarah.  Click here to read her full story. Pink Hope’s exclusive lipstick line was created with the amazing women of Pink Hope in mind. Named after specific traits of women within the Pink Hope […]
  • Personal Stories 13 Aug 2018 by Krystal Barter
    An authentic Pink Hope woman’s path consists of unique decisions and challenges. However, she celebrates what makes her different and beautiful. This empowers her to be completely unafraid of being herself. Meet Nat.  Click here to read her full story. Pink Hope’s exclusive lipstick line was created with the amazing women of Pink Hope in mind. Named after […]
  • Personal Stories 13 Aug 2018 by Krystal Barter
    A strong Pink Hope woman uses her experiences to raise awareness and channel her fear/doubts into achieving something amazing. Meet Karni.  Click here to read her full story. Pink Hope’s exclusive lipstick line was created with the amazing women of Pink Hope in mind. Named after specific traits of women within the Pink Hope community, we’ve designed these lipsticks […]

Categories

Follow Us

Latest Posts