Princess Eugenie’s decision to show her scar on her wedding day inspired a cancer survivor to be more body confident.
Eugenie and her sister Beatrice spent time on a video call with teenagers going through cancer treatment and spoke to Darcy Shaw, who praised Eugenie for her dress decision.
The 21-year-old told the royal sisters: “I’ve always struggled with my body image, way before I got diagnosed with cancer, and anxiety and mental health issues. I was quite recently diagnosed – in February – and now have a scar on my neck and chest from surgery. And I thought to myself ‘Well, everything is going to plummet’.
“But, actually, the complete opposite has happened, and I put that entirely down to all the support I’ve had through the lockdown. I’ve attended body image workshops with Teenage Cancer Trust, and it’s boosted my confidence, I can’t believe it.”
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