Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta’s Lori Allen Breaks Down With Breast Cancer Survivor Bride: ‘We’re Sisters’ — Watch

Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta salon owner Lori Allen gets emotional when helping fellow breast-cancer survivor Jennifer Cyr find the perfect wedding gown in the TLC series’ Friday, February 5, episode, as seen in Us Weekly‘s exclusive sneak peek.

Cyr tries on a strapless dress but isn’t pleased with the amount of skin it shows.

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“I call my breasts my consolation prize for growing through hell and back, so covering up the boobs is like covering up the cancer,” Cyr tells the camera.

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Allen, whose own breast cancer battle was featurred in a TLC special in October 2012, understands her client’s mind-set.

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Allen (center)

“When you get injured in a war, you walk away with medals — that lets the world know you’re a fighter and a survivor — but when you beat breast cancer like Jenny and I have, our medals are right here,” Allen tells the camera, gesturing to her breasts.

“Well, you know, we’re sisters,” she tells Cyr before giving her a hug. “We’ve got a lot in common.”

Watch the emotional clip in the video above.

Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta airs on TLC on Fridays at 9 p.m. EST.

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