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You Can Change the Appearance of Your Total-Body Complexion To Reflect Radiant Health and Tone Safely and Effectively .......... Have you tried unsuccessfully in the past to lighten problem skin areas with harsh bleaching products or expensive, yet ineffective skin care programs? Are you struggling with issues such as age spots, hyperpigmentation, uneven skin tone, discoloration caused by sun exposure or scarring and looking for a safe, effective way to get back your skin s healthy glow? There s good news: Now you can transform your skin and maintain a clear, vibrant complexion by eating your way to fantastic clear skin!.......... In this book, you will discover the AMAZING methods to:.......... ·..... Restore a healthy glow to dull, sun-damaged skin ·..... Reduce visible age spots and create a more youthful appearance ·..... Resolve uneven skin tone and hyperpigmentation ·..... Lighten total body complexion ·..... Bring natural color back to ashen skin on elbows and knees ·..... Minimize yellow skin tones ·..... Heal and clear blemishes and lighten dark acne scars
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How Dr. Thienna Solved Your Skin Problems.......... As a young girl growing up in Vietnam, Dr. Thienna found herself comparing her own skin, to the smooth, alabaster complexion of her mother. She wondered why her skin was several different shades darker, uneven in color throughout her body, and prone to deve-loping thick, fibrous scars at the slightest pimple or abrasion. Even worse, the skin on Dr. Thienna s elbows, knees, feet and ankles was embarrassingly rough, thick and dark ashen gray in color........... Over the years, Dr. Thienna tried every skin preparation imaginable to improve her total body complexion. But to her dismay, these products only darkened her skin and made the anomalies more obvious. Her intense desire to correct her own skin problems became an obsession, driving Dr. Thienna to learn everything she could about the science of human skin. After seven years of scientific research, Dr. Thienna solved one of the most enduring mysteries on earth the causes for variation in human skin color. With her revolutionary breakthrough in the altering of human skin color. You can now use her method to solve your own skin riddles. .......... About Dr. Thienna .......... Dr. Thienna was born in Saigon, Vietnam three months after Viet Cong forces attacked the city during the infamous Tet Offensive. Eleven years later, Dr. Thienna and her family fled communist Vietnam in a 50-foot wooden boat that carried 285 passengers. On its way to Indonesia, the vessel was attacked by pirates. Less than one year later, Dr. Thienna's family immigrated to the U.S. and settled in San Francisco. .......... She is the founder of Thienna, Inc. and is one of the world's leading authorities on human skin color. She holds a number of academic degrees, including a BA in Economics; a BS in Microbiology; a Graduate Certificate in Genetic Engineering; an MA in Business Administration; and a Ph.D. in Scientific Nutrition. She also has performed significant additional study in the fields of chemistry, biology, and molecular biology. ............. In sport: She also holds 2 Guinness World Records: 1) Most Sumo Squats (5,135 in one hour) and Longest Static Wall Sit (11 hr 51 min)Review:
A compelling theory about the chemistry of skin color that includes step-by-step advice for those who want to lighten their skin. While the belief that one skin color is superior to another is unthinkable for many, Vietnamese author Ho reiterates a powerful social reality: In many parts of the world, including the United States, fair skin is equated with beauty. Part autobiography, part instruction manual, the book describes how she experienced shame as a child because of her complexion, which was darker than other members of her family. Ho s experiences drove her to develop a method to alter skin color while pursing her doctorate in nutrition at San Francisco State University. The author claims great success the cover shows before and after pictures of her transformation from olive to nearly ivory-white. Ho devotes much of her book to proving her theory that complexion has little to do with genes but instead is a product of diet and atmospheric toxins. She contends that some countries are likelier to produce darker-skinned people because of poverty, malnutrition and geographical elements like volcanoes. To her credit, Ho offers sound nutritional advice avoid smoking and excessive antibiotics, stick to whole foods and hormone-free dairy products. However, readers may wish that in choosing to study the science of skin care, Ho might have also discovered her unique beauty and focused her expertise on well being rather than the struggle to conform. Even so, her method is more realistic than most of the claims that come with many anti-aging products, which promise that we can transcend time itself provided we buy the right cream. An intriguing guide that might comfort readers who seek to fit social definitions of beauty. --Kirkus Discoveries
Very interesting book, with an interest to everyone as we all have skin! The book is engaging and very readable and I especially liked the part on the do's and the don'ts of skin care. This should be read by every beauty expert out there. By 2008 Benjamin Franklin Awards Book Evaluation 2008..................... This book's greatest strength is its original subject and approach. It stands alone in this regard, and has a chance to become the primary resource in its field. By Writer's Digest .................... Readers who may be skeptical of Thienna's motives and claims will be impressed by her scholarship and the abundance and freshness of her research. A Five Stars Achievement Recogniton of Excellent by Foreword Clarion Reviews.................... A powerful argument that she might be on the correct track with her work... [and] The great strength with this method is that it is relatively safe and inexpensive... [this method] is really a must before trying more drastic medical treatments. By S.A. Gorden, Novelist..................... The book is actually quite interesting reading...both useful tips and fascinating trivia [about our skin]. By Reader Views .................... Unlocking The Mystery of Skin Color is a fascinating and accessible insight into the factors influencing skin color. bookpleasures.com.................... Unlocking the Mystery to Skin Color is an intriguing and interesting book... This book is easy to understand... Thienna gives the reader plenty to think about...[it] is highly recommended. By bestsellersworld.com.................... A unique, source for solving skin problems and better health. By The Mindquest Review.................... This is more than a book about unlocking the mystery of skin color. It's a book about unlocking the science of true beauty. By Covenant Review Corner --Various Sources
If we gave awards for the best designed, most beautiful book, Unlocking the Mystery of Skin Color would win hands down. Yet, ultimately it's what lies between the covers that determines a winner. This book is a winner! The phenomenal research and expertise Dr. Thienna Ho packs into this book definitely makes it a classic in its field. With degrees in Microbiology and Scientific Nutrition, along with certification in Genetic Engineering, Dr. Thienna speaks with authority as she describes a nutrient-based approach to skin health. However, this book is about much more than simply Unlocking the Mystery of Skin Color. Without resorting to toxic drugs, chemicals, or steroids, Dr. Thienna illustrates methods of lightening your natural complexion, restoring sun-damaged, dull, darkened skin and reducing visible age spots, sun spots and hyperpigmentation. From her extensive store of knowledge Dr. Thienna tells you what to do, and patiently explains, step by step, why you should do it. This book is highly recommended as a premier source of information for anyone interested in healthful skin care. --Premier Book Awards
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Book Description Thienna Inc., 2007. Paperback. Condition: New. 1. Seller Inventory # DADAX0979210305
Book Description Thienna Inc., 2007. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110979210305
Book Description Thienna Inc., 2007. Condition: New. 80 (illustrator). book. Seller Inventory # M0979210305