Originally aired on This Way Up, Saturday 30 August 2014
Look Good Feel Better is a free service, supported by the cosmetics industry that helps cancer patients look good during and after their treatment.
We pop into a local workshop to meet Leigh Renai, Clare O'Higgins and some of the attendees.
It took a lot of courage for Kelly to attend her Feel Better Class, but she shares how making the decision to attend LGFB has impacted positively on her life enabling her to face her life and work with renewed confidence.
When Lesley first came to a Feel Better Class she felt "diminished" after all her medical appointments, but she shares her story about how LGFB made her feel like a "person" again and gave her the confidence to smile.
When Mireta Tamatoa looked in the mirror, she didn't like the reflection she saw looking back.
But a morale-boosting makeover has helped her find herself and feel beautiful again.
The South Auckland woman was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2011 and has just finished chemotherapy treatment to shrink the tumor so she can have surgery.