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The associated Awareness Ribbon colors are Yellow for Sarcoma
and tri-color; Marigold/Blue/Purple for Bladder Cancer.
Mark your Calendars!
We are really excited about our upcoming 1-year anniversary in August! We plan to celebrate this event with giveaways, discounts and of course refreshments.
WHEN: August 9th 2014
TIME: 9:00am to 5:00 pm
Venue: 8318 4th St NW, Albuquerque, NM, 87114
We have so many new items for this summer. UPF 50+ sun protection brimmed sun hats, jewelry, the Showershirt, the Brobe and Swimsuits. We also continue to maintain high quality items to care and support your needs: Juzo for Lymphedema, Lindi Skin products for compromised skin, Amoena bras/breast forms, Jon Renau wigs, scarves and much more.
“Here is my wish-list for my friends, to bring them contentment before the day ends – A pinch of faith and a cupful of hope, a handful of courage to help them cope, an abundance of health and a heart full of love, all brought down to them from their Angels above” ~ Mary Jac
AMOENA POCKETED SWIMWEAR: Amoena pocketed swimwear gives you the confidence to show off your figure again – whether on the beach or in the pool. Chic, fashionable designs combine with clever tailoring and high-tech fabrics in the latest colors, while bilateral pockets hold your breast forms securely in place. The stunning Amoena collection includes something for everyone.
While The Brobe features the built in bra, the Recovery Brobe features much more. The built-in pockets for the post-op drains inside the robe provide women with one of the first ever functional garments for after a lumpectomy or mastectomy. The built-in bra that fastens with Velcro also contains pockets shaped specifically for a prosthetic breast and/or ice packs. To top it off, the luxurious fabric serves as a reminder of beauty and femininity during such a difficult time.
Angel Wellness Boutique is Your Number 1 Cancer Care Boutique!
Let’s Celebrate Life!!
June is National Cancer Survivor Month.
The associated Awareness Ribbon color is Lavender
Sunday, June 1, 2014 is the 27th Annual National Cancer Survivor Day.
The day is meant to demonstrate that life after a cancer diagnosis can be a reality. In the United States alone there are over 11 million cancer survivors.
THE SHOWER SHIRT™-
A post-surgical, water resistant garment designed to protect Mastectomy drains and Hemodialysis Catheters (for ESRD patients) from water while showering. The use of the Shower Shirt is to reduce the risk of infection. Mastectomy drains and Hemodialysis Catheters (for ESRD patients) act as portals for bacteria to enter wound sites, increasing the risk of post-surgical infections. Physicians routinely instruct patients NOT TO shower without protection. The ability to bathe appropriately can reduce stress and anxiety for patients, while also reducing the risk of infection. The Shower Shirt can be used for showering after a mastectomy or showering with dialysis catheters. In addition to Mastectomy and Hemodialysis patients, The SHOWER SHIRT™ is used by patients with the following conditions:
“Where There is Love, There is Life” Bracelet’s just came in. Available in several colors.
Keep Cool! We have just ordered sun protection hats for cancer patients to keep you looking good and protected from those New Mexico sunrays or wherever you may travel this summer. These fashionable sun protection hats will keep you covered with UPF 50+ sun protection. The brimmed hats are versatile enough to go with any outfit this season, from casual to dressy. This hat (turquoise shown below) features a 3″ brim, an inner drawstring to allow for a custom size adjustment and an all-cotton liner for comfort. 100% cotton canvas. These hats should be in the store by June 3rd or 4th.
We are looking forward to our First Anniversary this August. The plan is to celebrate you, the customer. More information to come in the next few months!
Be the change you want to see in the world.
The associated Awareness Ribbon colors are Black for Melanoma/Skin Cancer and Gray for Brain Cancer.
– Spring is here and summer is on the way. This is the perfect time to update your skin care products. LindiSkin is uniquely designed for patient’s delicate skin after radiation/chemo. We have a variety of LindiSkin specialty skin care products. These products provide moisturizing comfort and are designed for calming relief on compromised skin. $5.00 off on purchases of $25.00 or more.
– Have you had any type of mastectomy or lumpectomy? We have a variety of post-surgical garments, bras, symmetry shapers and breast forms from Amoena. It is our goal to provide personal care in comfortable surroundings to meet your needs and help in your healing process.
– Traveling? We carry Juzo Compression Garments. These are high quality lymphedema products.
– Angel Wellness Boutique in Albuquerque, New Mexico is your premier provider with an excellent variety of cancer care products.
“We can do no great things – only small things with great love.”
Mother Teresa (1910-1997)
A new retail business located in Los Ranchos de Albuquerque will specialize in products for people who are undergoing cancer treatments.
Angel Wellness Boutique is scheduled to open next week in a 900-square-foot space at 8318 4th Street NW near Paseo del Norte.
Owner Sylvia Bencomo said the store will offer an extensive line of wigs, turbans, hairpieces, breast forms, mastectomy bras and skin care products. The boutique will feature brands such as Amoena — one of the largest manufacturers of breast forms — Lindi, a skin care company specializing in the needs of cancer patients, and Juzo arm sleeves and gloves for women who are at risk of developing lymphedema after radiation or chemotherapy.
Bencomo said she is a breast cancer survivor and her eldest daughter has also gone through cancer treatments.
“I decided I wanted to devote myself to helping women find their confidence and self-esteem while going through cancer treatment,” Bencomo said.
Bencomo said she is an Air Force veteran and former government worker. This is the first time she has owned and operated a business.
Angel Wellness Boutique will hold a soft opening Aug. 6 and a grand opening Aug. 10. For more information, contact Bencomo via email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (505) 933-1069.