Frequently asked questions

 

What are Oncology Therapies?

Oncology therapies are treatments which have been developed for anyone who is going through or who has been treated for cancer. You can have these treatments from diagnosis and throughout our cancer journey.

If I had recent surgery can I still have treatments?

Yes you can, all treatments are fully adaptable to your individual needs, and this includes timing of the treatments.

Are your products safe while I’m going through treatment?

The defiant beauty range have specially formulated for anyone going through cancer treatments this includes chemotherapy and radiotherapy, you can relax with the knowledge that all products are safe to use throughout your treatment. However as with any products reactions can occur.

Do I need medical consent?

During active treatment this may sometimes be required however due to using adaption techniques this is not always necessary.

Do I need to have a consultation even if I’ve finished my chemo/radiotherapy?

Yes a full consultation is required before every treatment.

I would like to ask some questions but I’m too embarrassed to write on the forum?

The forum is a closed forum so only members can access it, but if you would prefer please email either Fiona@sparklethroughchemo.co.uk or chemobeauty@sparklethoughchemo.co.uk and we will answer your questions.

I’ve never had a treatment before and I’m not sure what to expect?

All treatments have a full consultation this will give you the opportunity to meet your therapist who will allay any fears or concerns. We understand you may feel nervous and we will do everything possible to make you feel comfortable and relaxed.

What happens if I forget how to use my products?

We are just a phone call or email away and will be more than happy to go through your products with you.

What do you cover in your makeup tutorials?

Our makeup tutorials are based on your wants and needs and we cover everything from drawing on eyebrows too facial contouring, our aim is to colour match your makeup and to make you feel confident with the application.