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Victoria's Secret Won't Make Mastectomy Bras Because Science Is Hard

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Image via Victoria's Secret
Image via Victoria's Secret

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Even though Allana Maiden's petition, which asked Victoria's Secret to create a mastectomy bra for cancer survivors back in January, was basically a bundle of PR points tied with a bow and dropped in the massive lingerie company's lap, VS has refused to make it. The reasoning, per a press release, is below.

"Through our research, we have learned that fitting and selling mastectomy bras in the right way...a way that is beneficial to women is complicated and truly a science. As a result, we believe that the best way for us to make an impact for our customers is to continue funding cancer research."
Instead they created workout push-ups for a sexy sweat session and increasingly bedazzled-yet-nearly-unwearable runway show things.

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