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Chiara D’Agostino shares her story about clinical trials and ACA, "I was diagnosed with stage 3 triple negative breast cancer in October 2014. Two years later to the day I started treatment for triple negative metastatic breast cancer...."

SEPHORA IS LAUNCHING A NATIONWIDE BEAUTY CLASS FOR WOMEN AND MEN WITH CANCER

Hours before Sephora opens its doors to the public, the beauty emporium is already bustling. Inside, “cast members” (Sephora-speak for sales associates) are mingling with nearly a dozen women whose skin care and makeup concerns run much deeper than demystifying the secrets to con-and-nontouring. These participants are among the first to attend Sephora’s brand new Brave Beauty in the Face of Cancer class, which launches nationwide this week. 

This unique endeavor is met with a rousing — and emotional — response from its participants, among them, 45-year-old New Jersey native Chiara, who was diagnosed with cancer in 2014.