back to top

22 People Touching Themselves To Beat Breast Cancer

The I Touch Myself Project is inspired by the late Chrissy Amphlett. Today people all over Australia came together to raise breast cancer awareness.

Posted on

1. Today marks one year since Australia lost musical icon Chrissy Amphlett.

It's one year since we lost the incredible Chrissy Amphlett. This one's for you Chrissy #itouchmyselfie

Rahni Sadler@rahnisadler

It's one year since we lost the incredible Chrissy Amphlett. This one's for you Chrissy #itouchmyselfie

08:03 AM - 21 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

2. In remembrance of Chrissy's life the I Touch Myself project was formed earlier this year.

Marita Leuver is a thriver of 8 years & wants you to be in touch with yourself @itouchmyself project #itouchmyselfie

Dame Nelly@nellevision

Marita Leuver is a thriver of 8 years & wants you to be in touch with yourself @itouchmyself project #itouchmyselfie

09:40 PM - 17 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

3. The campaign encourages women to touch themselves, regularly checking for irregularities.

1 year since we lost Chrissy! It's i touch myself day for #breastcancer here's my #itouchmyselfie @itouchmyselforg

elly-may barnes@ellymaybarnes

1 year since we lost Chrissy! It's i touch myself day for #breastcancer here's my #itouchmyselfie @itouchmyselforg

12:52 PM - 21 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

4. Women all across Australia have gotten involved, uploading photos with the hashtag #itouchmyselfies

instagram.com

8. The campaign touches on Amphlett's passion of spreading awareness around the importance of early detection of breast cancer.

instagram.com

12. The project is a reference to Amphlett's song by the same name - which she intended to become an anthem for the cause.

instagram.com

16. I Touch Myself Project wants to encourage everyone to understand what their 'normal' breasts feel like and to not hesitate to seek health advice if anything changes.

instagram.com

21. Of course, men are also encouraged to get involved.

instagram.com

22. All shapes and all sizes ;)

Congrats to bill who is having his 5th kid.. #looksatreat #itiscoldinhere

Dane Swan@swandane

Congrats to bill who is having his 5th kid.. #looksatreat #itiscoldinhere

10:35 PM - 16 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Every. Tasty. Video. EVER. The new Tasty app is here!

Dismiss