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Dr. Perricone is certified by the American Board of Dermatology, is a Fellow of the New York Academy of Sciences and a Fellow of the American College of Nutrition. He is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and the Society of Investigative Dermatology. He is the recipient of the 2002 Eli Whitney Award, awarded annually to an outstanding individual for significant contribution to science.
Prior recipients include National Medal of Science recipient, Igor Sikorsky, (founder of Sikorsky aircraft) inventor of the first practical helicopter, which established the bedrock upon which today's helicopter industry rests, and Buckminster Fuller, inventor of the geodesic dome -- the lightest, strongest, and most cost-effective structure ever devised.
Dr. Perricone holds dozens of US and international patents for the treatment of skin and systemic disease, and for the use of topical anti-inflammatories for reversing and preventing damage to skin caused by age, the sun, the environment, hormonal changes, etc. He is the author of numerous scientific articles documenting the results of his research and is a contributing editor to the peer-reviewed medical journal Skin and Aging and is a member of the editorial board of Archives of Gerontology & Geriatrics. He is Chairman of the International Symposium on Aging Skin, an annual meeting in which researchers come together from around the world to share their latest scientific breakthroughs in the prevention of aging and aging skin.
Vogue magazine has named Dr. Perricone one of the top four dermatologists in the United States.
His latest book The Perricone Prescription, A PhysicianÂs 28-Day Program for Total Body and Face Rejuvenation, is being published by HarperCollins to coincide with the premier of his second television special for PBS-TV, the leading national educational television network, in September of 2002.
Love his approach to better looking skin and this book does not push his product lube as much discuss how good effects our body and skin. Read morePublished 9 days ago by Infinite Mind
I had done two years of food experimentation on my own and basically figured out most-but-not-all-of my skin issues before I stumbled across this book. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Sara Mountjoy-Pepka
This book teaches us how to eat healthy, look young and live long! Lots of information with healthy recipes, yoga and what works best on your skin and why....Must buy!!Published 4 months ago by Plano, Tx
After a particularly bad few months with acne, I was at my wit's end after supplements, extractions, a chemical peel and LED treatment. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Shivers says
I read this book when it first came out. I thought I had tried everything: over the counter, prescription, etc. I even went on Accutane. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Book Reading Gal
Firstly, I would like to mention that Im a Nurse, so clinically Dr. Perricone's research makes total sense. Ive had acne forever, on my face, on my back and neck too! Read morePublished 21 months ago by BiGSpEnder
This book has lots of good information in it, I tried it for a bit and it actually seemed to work. It's kind of hard to stick to the foods though.Published 23 months ago by Dash
I agree with others that you should only purchase one or two Perricone books, since a lot of info in his book can be similar across books. Read morePublished on August 19, 2011 by Snel
I recieved this book within a week or so and it was in perfect condition. Great price. I am so glad I made this purchase.Published on November 2, 2010 by zest23