Pretty sick : the beauty guide for women with cancer / Caitlin M. Kiernan ; illustrations by Jamie Lee Reardin.
Publication year: 2017
Publisher: Piatkus, 2017.
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780349417271 (pbk.) :
Like many women who receive the shattering diagnosis of cancer, Caitlin Kiernan was concerned about her health and her future, but also about how the treatment would affect how she felt and looked - would she lose her hair? Would she lose her nails? How would she look after a double mastectomy? But unlike other women who battle cancer, Kiernan has spent her entire career as a beauty editor, beauty director (most recently for Life & Style Weekly) and now beauty producer. As someone who works in the public eye and in the fashion industry, Kiernan had to quickly learn how to look her best even when she was feeling her worst. So she called on her list of extensive contacts and beauty insiders - from hair professionals to top medical doctors (at institutions like Memorial Sloan Kettering and Mt Sinai Hospital) to style mavens and even celebrities (including Wendy Williams and Hoda Kotb) - to gather the best and most useful beauty tips for cancer treatment. The result is 'Pretty Sick', the
271 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 21 cm
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