The Fictioning Horror Sale
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Powell's Q&A | September 3, 2014

Emily St. John Mandel: IMG Powell’s Q&A: Emily St. John Mandel



Describe your latest book. My new novel is called Station Eleven. It's about a traveling Shakespearean theatre company in a post-apocalyptic North... Continue »
  1. $17.47 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

    Station Eleven

    Emily St. John Mandel 9780385353304

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$4.50
Used Hardcover
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Local Warehouse Health and Medicine- Skin Care

This title in other editions

How to Wash Your Face: America's Leading Dermatologist Reveals the Essential Secrets to Youthful, Radiant Skin

by

How to Wash Your Face: America's Leading Dermatologist Reveals the Essential Secrets to Youthful, Radiant Skin Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Bring out the best in your skin! Dr. Barney Kenet, the dermatologist of choice for Academy Award-winning actresses, television anchors and society doyennes, now brings his easy and effective methods for healthy and beautiful skin to you.

In How to Wash Your Face, Dr. Kenet provides readers with the last word on great looking skin at any age — including the basics you thought you knew, like the proper way to wash your face. In a dramatic departure from other approaches, he emphasizes smart skin maintenance instead of drastic, expensive techniques such as plastic surgery. His sensible and medically proven skin care system will help you to improve and enhance your looks and achieve long-lasting results.

Dry? Oily? Combination? Dr. Kenet debunks conventional skin typing and helps consumers understand the "why" of their skin. He introduces five entirely new skin type categories: Hormonally Reactive, Stress-Reactive, Environmentally Sensitive, Overexposed and Hearty. These new skin profiles were designed to help you work with your skin, instead of against it, to make it radiant, youthful and gorgeous. Once you recognize your unique profile, you will never think about your skin in the same way again.

In How to Wash Your Face you will learn:

  • The three most effective treatments for aging skin
  • Who should never get a facial and why
  • The hidden dangers of makeup
  • How to protect your skin from the sun
  • The most common causes of itchy skin and how to alleviate them
  • How foods and fragrances can trigger allergies that cause your skin to become upset and how to avoid these allergies
  • How to give yourself a home manicure and other nail care tips
  • The best remedies for oily hair, dandruff and other hair problems
  • The only three types of medical specialists who should be caring for your skin

Dr. Kenet tells you everything you need to know when you visit the drugstore, the makeup counter, the beauty salon and the doctor's office. Each step of the way you will be given accurate, authoritative and up-to-date information about the safety and effectiveness of hundreds of beauty and treatment products. Dr. Kenet's information will not only turn you into a smart consumer — it is guaranteed to make people notice a change for the better in your skin.

With questionnaires, brand-name product evaluations and patients' intimate and inspiring stories, How to Wash Your Face is a radical and timely antidote to high-priced miracle creams and plastic-surgery hype. Here is a highly individualized and comprehensive guide to healthy skin, a healthy mind and a healthy body. How to Wash Your Face is an office visit in a book and so much more.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [267]-273) and index.

About the Author

Dr. Barney J. Kenet is a leading authority on skin care in America. He is a dermatologic surgeon at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Cornell Medical Center and maintains a private practice in Manhattan. He is the founder and President of the American Melanoma Foundation and the coauthor of Saving Your Skin: Prevention, Early Detection and Treatment of Melanoma and Other Skin Cancers. His wife, Patricia Lawler, is the coauthor of both books, a television producer and an attorney. They live in New York City with their daughter, Isabelle.

Table of Contents

Contents

Preface
Introduction

One

1 The Path to Beauty
2 Aging Skin and How to Fight Back
3 At-Home Care for Skin, Hair and Nails
4 Your Skin Profile: Analyzing the "Why" of Your Skin
5 Hormonally Reactive Skin
6 Stress-Reactive Skin
7 Environmentally Sensitive Skin
8 Overexposed Skin
9 Hearty Skin

Two

10 How to Be an Informed Cosmetics Consumer
11 Between Home and the Doctor's Office: Professional Beauty treatments
12 The Doctor's Office: The Three C's of a Good Cosmetic Physician
13 Be Your Own Dermatologist
14 The Natural Way to Beauty
15 Twenty-First-Century Skin Care
Bibliography
Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780684852829
Subtitle:
America's Leading Dermatologist Reveals the Essential Secrets for Youthful, Radiant Skin
Author:
Kenet, Barney J.
Author:
Lawler, Patricia
Author:
Lawler-Kenet, Patricia
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Conduct of life
Subject:
Beauty & Grooming - Skin
Subject:
Skin
Subject:
Face
Subject:
Skin -- Care and hygiene.
Subject:
Skin Care
Subject:
General Health & Fitness
Copyright:
Publication Date:
19990810
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
9.25 x 7.38 in 26.25 oz

Other books you might like

  1. The Wrinkle Cure: Unlock the Power... Used Hardcover $2.50
  2. Breaking Out: A Woman's Guide to... Used Trade Paper $1.95
  3. Eating for Ibs Used Trade Paper $5.95
  4. Healthy Women, Healthy Lives: Using... Used Hardcover $9.95
  5. Healing Back Pain
    Used Trade Paper $5.95
  6. The Salamander Room Used Trade Paper $3.50

Related Subjects

Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » Skin Care
Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure » Beauty and Fashion » Beauty

How to Wash Your Face: America's Leading Dermatologist Reveals the Essential Secrets to Youthful, Radiant Skin Used Hardcover
0 stars - 0 reviews
$4.50 In Stock
Product details 288 pages Simon & Schuster Books - English 9780684852829 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.