The Skin Type Solution - Leslie Baumann MD

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3.4

40 reviews

57%
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3 years ago

This book is good but not perfect. I like how it goes into detail about skin types. When I take the test I come out as OSNW or oily, sensitive, non-pigmented and wrinkled. However, I just know I'm...

About reviewer (595 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinSensitive, Fair, Cool

HairBrown, Wavy, Medium

EyesGreen



2.0
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5 years ago

This is a book that is in desperate need of an update as all of the product recommendations are wildly out of date. It was first published in 2006 and was last copyrighted in 2010 (I purchased the...

About reviewer (66 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinNormal, Fair, Cool

HairBrown, Wavy, Fine

EyesBlue


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9 years ago

I love the book, but I would not go for the products she recommends in the book. But it's a good way to find out what skin type you have and your skin types pros and cons etc. So if you are...

About reviewer (4 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Not Sure

HairBlond, Other, Other

EyesBlue


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10 years ago

This is a library read. Not a purchase, although I did buy it. It's a great book in some ways, helping understand skin types and various challenges, and how best to care for your particular skin...

About reviewer (296 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinSensitive, Fair, Warm

HairRed, Curly, Fine

EyesGreen


3.0
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10 years ago

I bought this book probably 5 years ago and was really into it. I have always had problems with acne and was looking for the ellusive "miracle cure". I took the quiz and was OSNW. I followed...

About reviewer (116 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinAcne-prone, Fair, Warm

HairBlond, Straight, Fine

EyesGreen


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10 years ago

I read this book at the bookstore and took notes since I didn't want to buy it. While some of the information was helpful (particularly finding out that my skin is Resistant--which means most...

About reviewer (387 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinDry, Fair, Warm

HairBrown, Wavy, Medium

EyesGreen


5.0
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10 years ago

Just like the last reviewer I am a DSPW (which I kind of knew before reading Dr. Baumann's The Skin Type Solution, but wasn't sure what to try next). I did read the entire book and changed my skin...

About reviewer (64 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination, Fair, Neutral

HairRed, Wavy, Coarse

EyesHazel


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10 years ago

<strong>PRODUCT INFORMATION:</strong> "Forget everything you thought you knew about what's good for your skin--and learn the truth. Take the simple questionnaire inside this book and within minutes...

About reviewer (123 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinSensitive, Fair, Cool

HairBrunette, Wavy, Coarse

EyesBrown


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10 years ago

I read an older version of this book from my local library. This book illustrates some very important points about skin typing and I agree with most of her recommendations. The product list...

About reviewer (133 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinDry, Fair-Medium, Cool

HairBlack, Straight, Fine

EyesBrown


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11 years ago

My sister has rosacea and was searching for what seems like ages to find what worked for her. This was recommended to her by a friend, and when I saw how wonderful my sister's skin was looking, i...

About reviewer (144 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinVery Dry, Other

HairBrunette

EyesGreen




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