…long and the fight was hard, but in the end, she was victorious.
“After treatment, I gained my weight back, got new cells in my body, new hair, healthy skin and a new attitude toward life. I’ve had so many people praying for my recovery,” Barbara says.
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With a new appreciation for life, Barbara regularly gives back to the community. Every year, she has a fashion show where all the models are a breast cancer survivors. All the proceeds from the event go to breast cancer research and survivors.
“All I know for sure is that I have to keep it moving. No time to shut down and wallow in self-pity. I’d love to have a nervous breakdown with all that’s come my way during my breast cancer battle, but I don’t have time. I’m fighting multiple battles. I need my sanity and strength.”
And she has not only endured but thrived to grow clientele all around the world wearing her designs. Much love Barbara Bates!