Anti-aging has become a multi-billion dollar industry, but do you know which products, procedures or treatments are really going to help you look (and feel!) younger? Rest assured, the days of painful procedures that promised you the fountain of youth, cost a fortune, and then—surprise!didn’t work, are gone. There are treatments available that can halt, and in some cases, even reverse the aging process.
But how do you know what treatments are best for you? Which of the hippest, hottest, and newest are fabulously effective and which are nothing more than new-age snake oil? We Let us be your guides. Dr. and Mrs. Guinea Pig Present The Only Guide You'll Ever Need to the Best Anti-Aging Treatments will outline all the best techniques and treatments, from the so-new-you-haven’t-heard-of-them-yet to the tried-and-true; from the perfectly legal to the are-you-trying-to-get-me-arrested; from the simple to the outrageous; and from the cheapest drugstore creams to the most complicated surgeries. We will provide you with the information and research you need to create your own, unique anti-aging plan to look and feel your best – forever!
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About the Author
Born and raised in Los Angeles, Dr. Terry Dubrow obtained degrees in medical sciences from Yale University in 1980 and the UCLA School of Medicine in 1986. He completed a residency in general surgery, became chief resident in surgery at the Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, and completed a plastic and reconstructive fellowship at the UCLA Medical Center in and went into private practice in 1993. He has authored more than 30 articles published in peer-reviewed journals and has lectured extensively to professional groups in surgery. A fellow of the American College of Surgeons, he is certified by The American Board of Plastic Surgery and is also a certified expert for the California Medical Board, working extensively since 2000 as an expert in medical malpractice. He is the author of The Acne Cure and writes extensively about health and wellness.
Dr. Dubrow has been showcased as the surgical expert on several television shows including Fox Network’s The Swan, where he performed and helped coordinate extensive contestant transformations, E! Entertainment TV’s Bridalplasty, where he was the surgeon; and since 2013, he has been the star of E!’s hit show, Botched. Dubrow was also one of the three hosts of the network’s show Good Work. Other appearances include The View, TODAY Show, Dr. Phil, CNN's Headline News, CNN Showbiz Tonight, Larry King, Fox News, Fox and Friends, Good Day LA, and The CBS Early Show. He has been featured in many print publications including People, The New York Times, and The Los Angeles Times. He lives with his wife, Heather Kent Dubrow, and their four children in Newport Beach, California.
Heather Kent Dubrow grew up in Westchester County, NY, and attained her BFA in Musical Theater at Syracuse University. Her extensive acting career includes film, stage, and series regular roles on many television shows including Jenny, Stark Raving Mad, That's Life, and Sequestered. After joining the cast in season seven, she became, and still is, one of the most popular stars of Bravo’s hit series, The Real Housewives of Orange County. Heather has appeared with her husband in the Dr. and Mrs. Guinea Pig segments of the E! Entertainment TV show, Good Work.
As a singer, Heather has toured as the star performer with a fourteen-piece big band and she sang the theme song to CBS's That’s Life. She is also an accomplished television host with credits ranging from newsrooms to talk shows, including the recent Botched Post Op, after-show. Since the fall of 2015, she has been conquering the podcast world with “Heather Dubrow's World” on Podcast One, that premiered at #3 on the iTunes charts for North America and to date is their number one female podcase with over five million downloads and millions of subscribers.
The Dubrows also developed and created the skincare line, Consult Beaute, that is the fastest growing beauty brand on the Evine shopping channel. Heather lives with Terry and their four children in Newport Beach, California.
Table of Contents
Part I Heather's Hollywood Handbook of Anti-Aging Tricks: Makeup and Hair How-To's 7
Chapter 1 Heather's Hollywood Anti-Aging Makeup Manual 9
Chapter 2 Heather's Hollywood Anti-Aging Haircare How-To 27
Part II Products, Treatments, and Procedures Guide 43
Chapter 3 You're Putting That on Your Skin? Smart Ingredients/Smarter Consumers 45
Chapter 4 Over-the-counter Skincare Products Guide 55
Chapter 5 You Don't Need the Knife: Nonsurgical MD Treatments and Procedures Guide 81
Chapter 6 You Do Need the Knife: Plastic Surgery 101-How to Be a Smart Patient 109
Chapter 7 Plastic Surgery Procedures 143
Part III Dr. and Mrs. Guinea Pig Ratings 165
Chapter 8 Rating the Best Anti-Aging Skincare, Treatments, and Procedures 167
Part IV The Good, the Bad, and the Crazy 203
Chapter 9 Hippest, Hottest, Newest - What Works and What Doesn't 205
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Good information resource to look youthful. The concern of aging is taking force in our society and it is essential to be well informed of the treatments and products of the market since one runs the risk of being scammed, and worse still of suffering irreversible damages in health. The authors are television celebrities and entertainingly provide us with a lot of information based on science and clinical results. In the first part there are practical solutions of beauty, hair and makeup, to look more youthful preventing surgery; and later a useful guide of products for skincare and to delay the aging process. The content then deals in detail with the different types of plastic surgery procedures that exist and the alternative products that solve each condition or that do not work worsening it. It is very valuable information about possible complications that can occur and it is important to take it seriously. The content is a good reference on the best treatments, anti-aging skincare, and procedures; There are also good suggestions of ingredients that you can find in pharmacies, and above all it is written in a humorous tone very entertaining. My gratitude to the Publisher and NetGalley for allowing me to review the book