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Beauty Aids or How to be Beautiful

By: Countess C___________

Price: $36.80

Publisher: Boston, MA, L. C. Page & Co.: 1901

Seller ID: 004147

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


The title says it all. Included are sections on What is Feminine Beauty, The Enemies of Beauty (age, passions and faults, mode of life) , Attention to the Body in General, Improvement of Beauty (Jewels-scent-lace, Coquetry - the art of pleasing) and individual parts of the face, the body, and life on effects of beauty. Includes are recipes for concoctions for chap and many others, a few ways to keep your hair from falling out; they suggest a trip to the sea. The blue cloth binding has darkened around the edges and white lettering is somewhat worn off. The spine is darkened and lettering almost... View more info

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Realage : Are You As Young As You Can Be?

By: Roizen, Michael F.

Price: $6.92

Publisher: New York, Ny, U. S. A., Cliff Street Books: 1999

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 001190

ISBN: 0060191341

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


An age reduction program that can make you live and feel up to 26 years younger. While your cronological age is fixed, your biological age may be years older - or younger - depending on a combination of factors. RealAge offers a revolutionary, systematic program that calculates the aging effect of more than 100 different health behaviors - ranging from diet and medication to stress control and chronic smoking - and enables you to assess your own biological age. Most important, it shows you how to design a specific path to improving or reversing your own aging trajectory. 335 pages, no marks or... View more info

The X-Ray Information Book: a Consumers' Guide to Avoiding Unnecessary Medical and Dental X-Rays

By: Laws. , Ph. D. , Priscilla; Ralph Nader's Public Citizen Health Research Group

Price: $7.36

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus, And Giroux: 1983

Seller ID: 001160

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


It is estimated that more than half of the diagnostic X-ray dose received by residents of the United States is unnecessary. In fact, diagnostic X-rays constitute the larget source of man-made radiation exposure to the U. S. Population - larger than that from nuclear power plants or fallout from nuclear-weapons testing. Priscilla Laws describes the three major causes of unnecessary radiation exposure, how radiation increases the risk of cancer and damage to one's genes, and how to minimize your exposure to X-rays. Includes special information on children and pregnant women. The front cover has ... View more info