In this practical and moving how-to guide, celebrity facialist Kate Somerville shares her years of experience for getting skin glowing. Whatever your age, ethnicity, skin type, or concern—be it acne or aging—Kate provides simple strategies for achieving Complexion Perfection. She defines her philosophy and identifies the top five elements for a lifetime of healthy skin. Plus, she helps you understand cutting-edge treatments, effective technologies and ingredients, and how diet and lifestyle impact your skin.Witness the incredible makeovers that Kate did on her clients and read the touching testimonials. And learn hair, makeup, and fashion tips from Kate’s "Hollywood Glam Squad." Find your complexion questions answered and your soul inspired . . . because Kate truly believes that changing skin changes lives!
About the Author
Kate Somerville is a widely respected paramedical esthetician with more than 18 years’ experience in clinical skin care. She is the CEO and founder of Kate Somerville Skin Care and has a flourishing medi-skin clinic in Beverly Hills, CA. People magazine coined Kate the "A-list Beauty Guru," while Allure called her "Hollywood’s Hottest Facialist." She has appeared on television shows including Good Morning America, Dr. Phil, and Access Hollywood. Kate’s personal and professional experience served as her guiding principle when she developed her unique Skin Health PyramidÔ, a simple and strategic guide to achieving healthy, radiant skin. Her skin-care collection is distributed by leading retailers, luxury spas, and in doctors’ offices, both domestically and abroad.
“Whenever my skin looks youthful and glowey, I thank God, my mom, and Kate Somerville. I don’t know what I would do without her and them.” — Julia Louis-Dreyfus
“Kate has completely transformed my skin. For the first time in my life, at age 40, I’m getting compliments on how beautiful my skin is. I think that says it all.” — Debra Messing
“Kate Somerville has literally changed the face of skin care, from the inside out. Thanks to Kate, my skin always looks great!” — Kate Walsh
“Kate has made me feel so good about my skin. She’s changed it to the best it’s ever been, and her skin care is by far the best I’ve ever used! I adore her and think she is a genius.” — Lisa Rinna
“I ran into an actress at Starbucks. She looked at least 20 years younger than the last time I saw her. She looked amazing. When I asked her why she looked so good, she answered, ‘I switched from drinking coffee to drinking tea.’ She smiled. I didn’t believe her. A few weeks later I ran into her at Kate Somerville . . . I knew it was more than the tea.” — Jennifer Coolidge