One Breast Cancer Survivor's Healing Process? Get a Badass Tattoo

Breast cancer survivor Molly Ortwein moves past a difficult time with a beautiful thing

Of the 2.6 million breast survivors in the U.S., 56 percent of them are left with mastectomy scars. Molly Ortwein decided to get a tattoo to have something else as a daily reminder that she survived breast cancer besides her scars. She chose something a bit different than a pink ribbon to commemorate a difficult time in her life, and now she's moving forward with a new attitude. Take a look at the before and after:

 

Visit P.INK for more of Molly's story, plus other tattoo inspirations, ideas, and artist info for breast cancer survivors.

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