It's All About Support! With HairUWear

Today the ladies and Team Mission Makeover are hitting the streets for their local Making Strides 5K for Breast Cancer Awareness…. This life-changing event gives everyone in communities across the globe a chance to come together to celebrate the lives of people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and fight back against the disease! Turning heads when it comes to cancer support, HairUWear joins our Mission Makeover team with their own team of supporters.

HairUWear is a proud supporter of the American Cancer Society, donating more than 60,000 wigs valued at more than $8 million to the Society wig banks across the country. Through these generous donations, tens of thousands of women facing cancer have been provided with wigs that they otherwise might not have been able to afford and have been better able to cope with their cancer experience.. Join HairUWear CMO, Michael Ferrara and celebrity stylist Kristina Barricelli with some after race fun and a new style for someone special.

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Have a Good Hair Day

A good hair day can put you in a great mood all day, and a bad hair day can send your confidence plummeting.

We all know that feeling when we step out of the house and you just know if your hair looks good – or not!

A good hair day can put you in a great mood all day, and a bad hair day can send your confidence plummeting. While our hair does not define who we are, it can affect our outlook.

If you want to transform your look instantly, it’s easier than you may think with HairUWear products.

HairUWear offers:

o Full wigs
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o Ponytails, faux up-do’s and braided headbands
o Products made with heat-styleable synthetic hair or 100% human hair
o Hairpieces that are ready to wear right out of the box
o Fun, easy, comfortable and natural-looking hair
o The colors and cuts you love with no long-term commitment

Now, just imagine if you are a cancer patient. Dealing with a devastating illness is tough enough let alone suffering from hair loss. This is where HairUWear steps in. HairUWear is a proud supporter of the American Cancer Society, donating more than 60,000 wigs to wig banks across the county.

Have you been watching Season 4 of Mission Makeover®, our “look good, feel good” reality series on Lifetime? In case you’ve missed it, you can catch up here:

Our celebrity co-hosts Jamie Eason and Julie Moran along with a fabulous team of experts are helping a team of everyday women fight for their lives and achieve their fitness, health and wellness goals — and they can help you too!

The series also provides real-life solutions to help you and the ladies to look and feel your best. And that’s why we teamed up with HairUWear.

In a recent episode, “Family Dynamics”, the HairUWear Team walks in the 5K Making Strides Against Cancer event to support the Mission Makeover ladies team lead by Jamie and Billy.

Please watch this inspiring segment where HairUWear CMO Michael Ferrara and celebrity stylist Kristina Barricelli help someone special wear a new style:

We invite you to follow the contestants’ journey, and transform your own life along with the ladies. Just go to where you can view behind-the-scenes action, watch the women’s personal video diaries, and find motivational tips, advice and weekly recipes, giving you the knowledge and the power to create your own positive change!

And make sure to tune in to this powerful and engaging 13-week series:

– Airing on Monday mornings at 7:30 a.m. (ET/PT) on Lifetime
– Encore presentation every Tuesday at 7:30 a.m. (ET/PT) on Lifetime
– Grand Finale on Monday, May 4, 2015 at 7:30 a.m. (ET/PT) on Lifetime

Watch the drama unfold each week…..see what the ladies lose… and what they hope to gain!

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What’s in Your Genes? Explored in Episode 5 ‘Family Dynamics’ on Mission Makeover® on Lifetime


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What’s in Your Genes? Explored in Episode 5 ‘Family Dynamics’ on Mission Makeover® on Lifetime

Hosts Jamie Eason and Julie Moran Lead Core Four to Explore their Family DNA on Monday, March 9 on Lifetime

(POMPANO BEACH, Fla. – PR LOG – March 6, 2015) – After last week’s emotional elimination on Mission Makeover, the “Core Four” ladies remain on the team. Make sure to tune in to the award-winning series Mission Makeover® on Monday, March 9, 2015 at 7:30 am (ET/PT) for Episode #5 “Family Dynamics” as the ladies explore how genetics plays a role in who they are, and why they are the way they are.

The encore presentation will air on Tuesday, March 10 at 7:30 a.m. (ET/PT).

Is there a “fat gene”? Co-Host Jamie Eason, and Nutritionist Meryl Brandwein will pow-wow with the ladies at a local park to explore the topic of DNA, and if genes play a role they are destined to have — especially when it comes to their children. Can nutrition and lifestyle help change one’s predisposition?

No one can do it alone! Any journey impacts close friends and family who will come to the park to help the ladies kick it up a notch with fun physical exercise. Jamie will reveal the #1 family activity that is easy for all family members to do together!

With the announcement that the Mission Makeover Team, Brandi, Nicole, Rochelle and Nikki will be running their first 5K race, and to better prepare they receive a little help from:

• Amino Acids? Bree Lambert, AjiPure Fitness Expert and USA Track & Field National Champion takes the ladies through some simple exercises and running drills, followed by a sit down session with Dr. Miro Smriga, Ph.D, AjiPure Director of Scientific & Regulatory Affairs for Ajiinomoto North America, who talks amino acids and recovering after physical exercise. The ladies will receive a special surprise to help them on their fitness journey.

• Don’t take it too seriously! Phit America’s CEO and Founder Jim Baugh will stop by the park where the ladies will learn some tips on getting fit and healthy, incorporating fitness into everyday life … and keeping things fun for the whole family. Phit America is a Partner with the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation, an organization that is committed to fighting childhood obesity.

Watch as the ladies run in the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer event in Boca Raton, Fl. Besides Jamie Eason revealing that she is a breast cancer survivor, find out which of the team members has a connection to cancer, causing her to run and make strides with even more purpose.

• HairUWear will join the race with a team to support Team Mission Makeover and the community. Michael Ferrara, Chief Marketing Officer and Celebrity Stylist Kristina Barricelli are on hand to lend their support. HairUWear supports the American Cancer Society by offering wigs to cancer patients to help them feel confident and love their hair! The company has helped women look and feel beautiful for over 45 years with hair extensions, full wigs and temporary hair accessories.

Whose numbers are dropping? The Core Four will step on the scale for the Weekly stats Powered by Taylor Scales to determine who’s up and who’s plateauing.

Jamie Eason will present the “Motivational Moment Brought to You by HairUWear” about how we can alter our destiny by watching what we eat and how we exercise.

Make sure to stay tuned for the next Episode 6 on Monday, March 16 at 7:30 am (ET/PT) as the ladies change things up.

Viewers can follow the contestants’ journey and start their own by going to to view behind-the-scenes action, watch the women’s personal video diaries, and find motivational tips, advice and weekly recipes. Knowledge is power, and the Mission Makeover website gives women the knowledge and the power to create their own positive change.

About Mission Makeover®
Mission Makeover Season 4 chronicles the 13-week journey of six women as they set out to transform their lives. Nutrition, fitness, and life coach experts give the women the tools and guidance they need to make significant life changes and achieve a healthier lifestyle. Season 4 will add a twist with family dynamics playing a prominent role. America’s best fitness, health and nutrition brands partner with the show to further enhance the experience.
Mission Makeover airs each Monday at 7:30 a.m. (ET/PT) on Lifetime.

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