Beauty Sick – Renee Engeln, PhD


PR for People® Reviews: BOOKS: By Barbara Lloyd McMichael   Beauty books are part of a burgeoning industry – some market analyses suggest that the beauty market worldwide will amount to $265 billion this year.



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