The Beauty Prescription: The Complete Formula for Looking and Feeling Beautiful

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McGraw Hill Professional, Aug 31, 2008 - Health & Fitness - 304 pages
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Best friends since they met at medical school twenty-five years ago, Dr. Debra, a Beverly Hills dermatologist, and Dr. Eva, a South Beach psychiatrist, join their expertise to take a unique look at beauty of the body and mind and have created this inspirational guide to getting gorgeous, inside and out. Their empowering message that all women are beautiful will help you discover how to bring out your maximum potential as you blossom into a more charismatic, self-assured, and multidimensional woman. That change starts with you, starting now.

  • Care for your health, the foundation of beauty
  • Learn the art of self care in today's busy world
  • Create and surround yourself with beauty wherever you go
  • Manage stress in ways that are healthful
  • Live with kindness, passion, empathy, and humor
 

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It has been said that at 20 you have the face you were born with; at 50, you have the face you deserve. Psychiatrist Ritvo (Miller Sch. of Medicine) and dermatologist Luftman (UCLA), who are lifelong ... Read full review

Contents

Part 2 Living the BeautyBrain Loop
73
Part 3 Beautiful for Life
189
Shopping the Beauty Counter with Dr Debra
275
Notes
285
Resources
291
Index
295
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Debra B. Luftman, M.D., a board-certified dermatologist, has a busy private practice in Beverly Hills. In addition Debra lectures on topics including laser surgery, liposuction, skin aging, and sun protection. She has appeared as an expert on “Good Morning America” and “Extra” and has been quoted in the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, USA TODAY, Vogue, Allure, InStyle, and O. She has developed her own skin care product line called Therapeutix.

Eva C. Ritvo, M.D., a board-certified psychiatrist, is vice chair and associate professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Miller School of Medicine at the University of Miami, where she also has a unique joint appointment in the Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery. She serves as the chair of the Department of Psychiatry at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach, Florida. A published author, Eva has appeared as an expert on “Today” and “Extra;” has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, New York Times Magazine, Self, O, and Psychology Today; and is a frequent contributor to the Miami Herald, Miami Sun-Sentinel, and local news programs.

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