Woman Doctor's Guide to Skin Care: Essential Facts and up-to-the-Minute Information on Keeping Skin Healthy at Any Age

Woman Doctor's Guide to Skin Care: Essential Facts and up-to-the-Minute Information on Keeping Skin Healthy at Any Age

by Wilma F. Bergfeld, Shelagh R. Masline
     
 
A renowned dermatologist discusses the anatomy of the skin and its function, compares over-the-counter skin products to home remedies, and provides women of all ages with the latest developments in cosmetics and everyday skin care. Original.

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A renowned dermatologist discusses the anatomy of the skin and its function, compares over-the-counter skin products to home remedies, and provides women of all ages with the latest developments in cosmetics and everyday skin care. Original.

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
In the fifth of a series of health care books written for women by female physicians, the head of the departments of dermatology and pathology at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation offers professional and practical advice on the care and treatment of the skin, hair and nails. Diet, skin care at different ages, cancer, infections and cosmetic products are among the topics covered. Medical advice, e.g., how to cope with varicose veins during pregnancy, is included, as well as information on choosing over-the-counter shampoos, soaps and cosmetics based on skin and hair types. Inclusive and easy to use, this volume addresses skin care issues for women of color and any certain age. Its advocacy of sound skin care habits makes it particularly valuable for young women. An appendix and a glossary are included. (Feb.)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786881000
Publisher:
Hyperion
Publication date:
02/28/1996
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.75(d)

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