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The arrival of 'Boots Macmillan Beauty Advisors' on the highstreet!

Thursday, 12 September 2013 17:29:00 Europe/London

Boots stores launch Macmillan Beauty Advisors' service

We're delighted to see an exciting new initiative launched by Boots in collaboration with Macmillan Cancer Support. As from this week, selected Boots stores are introducing Boots Macmillan Beauty Advi...

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Our new Style Flash is out!

Tuesday, 3 September 2013 17:30:00 Europe/London

Mauve beanie with flower trim for casual daywear for women with hair loss

Our latest Style Flash is out! Click here to see all our highlights of the past month at Suburban Turban, links to our social media pages and more! Want to receive your Style Flash each month, direct ...

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Announcing our pretty scarf giveaway winner!

Monday, 19 August 2013 17:40:00 Europe/London

long turban tying chemo scarves in crinkled cotton and many colours

Happy Monday, everyone!!

We've drawn a winner of the cotton crinkled scarves giveaway, which we posted here on the Blog last month! The winner, who was drawn randomly, by computer (as always!) is Kathr...

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Why we should get outdoors for some 'Green Exercise'!

Friday, 16 August 2013 17:41:00 Europe/London

Exercising outdoors, Vita magazine, Breast Cancer Care

We love this post at Breast Cancer Care's fabulous Vita magazine, on recent findings about the beneficial effects of getting five minutes of 'green exercise' every day.

As the magazine explains, resear...

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WIN! Two GORGEOUS, crinkled cotton scarves!

Tuesday, 2 July 2013 17:48:00 Europe/London

plain coloured cotton long scarves for head wraps to cover female hair loss

We know how much you love our classic, long-tying scarves in crinkled cotton! Pictured above, they will stay put without unravelling once tied (so they're perfect for those undergoing chemo). Better s...

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Game, set and celebrity match fundraiser

Tuesday, 18 June 2013 17:56:00 Europe/London

Ross Hutchins and team at the Rally Against Cancer Celebrity Tennis Match for The Royal Marsden

We hugely admire pro tennis player Ross Hutchins' inspirational journey since being diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma cancer and completing (last week) six months of chemotherapy treatment at The Roya...

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Wise words ...

Wednesday, 5 June 2013 18:00:00 Europe/London

You Are Braver Than You Believe via Pinterest

So many of you loved this sign by Harper Grace (or 'Liked' it, anyway!) when we posted it to our Facebook page, we decided to share it on the Blog, too! We love this, too, via Pinterest ...

Be You Tiful sign, via Pinterest

... and we ...

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On Angelina Jolie and her brave decision ...

Friday, 17 May 2013 18:06:00 Europe/London

Angelina Jolie actress, UNICEF ambassador

As the week draws to a close, we had to post on the bravery of Angelina Jolie's announcement on Tuesday that she had undergone a preventive double mastectomy. Writing openly about it in the The New Yo...

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Hats off to Macmillan from Suburban Turban!

Thursday, 9 May 2013 18:09:00 Europe/London

Macmillan cancer charity logo  


We've got something to shout from the rooftops!! Suburban Turban is delighted to have now completed a year-long fundraising collaboration with Macmillan Cancer Support, and have donated - thanks to...

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BeBold with Suburban Turban!

Friday, 3 May 2013 18:10:00 Europe/London

BeBold alopecia charity website for children

We're THRILLED to announce that we've teamed up with BeBold Alopecia Awareness for an extra special style project! We're asking BeBold readers and followers to help us design the ultimate 'Big Event' ...

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If you are experiencing hair loss you may not have to pay the VAT on some of our products. Headwear we have designed and manufactured specifically for hair loss wear is exempted. ‘Standard’ items of headwear such as scarves, brooches, some winter/summer hats by other designers, skincare are not eligible. They have not been ‘adapted’ for special wear. The ‘status’ of items will be displayed in your basket, before ordering, once a short health declaration is completed.

During checkout you will be asked to confirm that you will be using our products for your own personal medical purposes.

It is a legal requirement stipulated by HRMC that Suburban Turban Ltd can justify our customers’ VAT exemption status. Please be aware that these details maybe verified at a later date.