Breast Radiotherapy FAQs
Practical tips for skincare during and after breast radiotherapy
In addition to the general skincare advice given patients often find it helpful to:
- Wear a soft cotton bra or vest
- Some patients find it more comfortable to go without a bra
- Avoid underwired bras or tight clothes until the skin is healed.
Skin reactions usually heal within three or four weeks of completing radiotherapy.
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