The DERMAdoctor is in. And she's here to give an informed, friendly and practical answer to every skin care question you've ever asked! The DERMAdoctor Skinstruction Manual is the ultimate guide to radiant skin, anti-aging, health, beauty and beyond. Written by board-certified dermatologist Audrey Kunin, M.D., this is a hands-on, comprehensive guidebook to maintaining healthy, beautiful skin and looking great at any age. From embarrassing acne to pesky spider veins, age-revealing sun damage to tiresome under eye circles, Dr. Kunin has an effective, long-lasting prescription for it all.
It's not just skin deep! The DERMAdoctor Skinstruction Manual goes beyond any other book on skin care you've ever read. In her trademark warm and witty tone, Dr. Kunin frankly discusses the countless skin conditions we've all had questions aboutincluding enlarged pores, rashes, discoloration, and more serious concerns like skin cancerand provides straightforward explanations about why and how they affect us all. But Dr. Kunin doesn't just explain the problem. This book is full of unique and useful advice for preventing skin problems before they happen, and repairing or reversing them when they do. From head to toe, The DERMAdoctor Skinstruction Manual is your indispensable guide to:
Glowing, Beautiful Skin: For anyone suffering from acne, oily skin, rosacea, m. . .
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Getting proper advice is the first step in having great skin, but finding truth amongst all the hype is easier said than done. Instead of relying on your favorite cosmetic counter or this week's magazine cover story, try starting with Audrey Kunin's The DERMAdoctor Skinstruction Manual; not only is it a great starting point for separating medical fact from pretty packaging, it covers nearly everything that can ever happen to your skin, from teenage acne to post-menopausal dryness.
Arranged alphabetically by topic, its design makes finding the information you need a breeze--and Kunin's casual, conversational style is enjoyably readable. If you've ever wished you could corner a dermatologist at a dinner party and ask about that odd little rash or bump that just won't go away, you'll love the tone. Along with clear explanations of a range of complaints, she provides an even broader range of possible solutions, including prescriptions to discuss with your doctor and simple over-the-counter remedies. Some are her own formulations; even more are not. Whatever the answer is to your problem, it'll be as practical as possible: None of those 19-step daily skincare routines here.
With her background in non-surgical cosmetic dermatology, she's quite open to treatments (like Botox and steroids) that some prefer to avoid. At the same time, her medical background provides her with a solid research base that allows readers to feel that they're getting accurate answers to questions like, "Is mad cow disease communicable via collagen injections?" or, "What's the minimum SPF to look for in sunscreen?" Whether you're trying to prevent skin cancer, control psoriasis or keep on top of your complexion throughout the coming years, Kunin's detailed advice will help get the job done. Jill Lightner
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Special Interview with Audrey Kunin, MD
"I believe consulting with a dermatologist should be convenient, informative, and economical--that's why I moved my office online," says Dr. Audrey Kunin, a practicing, board-certified dermatologist, creator of DERMAdoctor Specialist Skin Care, and founder of DERMAdoctor.comŽ, where her focus has been to inform and educate customers on nonprescription treatments for conditions ranging from crow's feet, stretch marks and cellulite to rosacea, discoloration, bruising, male-specific concerns, and a far broader range of skin issues "rarely spoken of, and even less frequently embraced by cosmetics," she observes. Amazon.com contributor Jill Lightner spoke with Dr. Kunin, who shared some tips on how to discern fact from fiction when it comes to skin care advice, and how to make the most of your visits to the dermatologist. Read our interview.
Dr. Audrey Kunin is a practicing, board-certified dermatologist, the founder, president and chief medical advisor of DERMAdoctor.comŽ - a dermatology education and e-commerce site, and the creator of DERMAdoctor Specialist Skin Care.
Dr. Kunin received her B.S. in Biology from Ohio State University and earned her Medical Degree at the Medical College of Ohio. She worked as a clinical researcher at Tulane Medical School and interned at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit. She completed her postgraduate training in Dermatology at the Medical College of Virginia, where she served as Chief Resident.
Dr. Kunin has been a featured expert in leading media including InStyle, Allure, Glamour, Health, W, Good Housekeeping, WebMD, U.S. News & World Report, as well as local and national television and radio news networks.
Dr. Kunin lives in the Kansas City area, with her husband and two young children.
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