“Whether shopping at the drugstore, department store, organic grocer, or spa boutique, this book allows any consumer to make a truly personal and well-informed decision about what products they will choose to maintain the health and beauty of their skin. An absolutely excellent reference for the skin care enthusiast.”―Helena Longin MD, Dermatologist
“Deborah Burnes, skin care expert extraordinaire, has released her skincare bible. You will appreciate her extensive list of both healing ingredients and those to avoid. It’s refreshing to read words from a truthful and trusted industry pioneer, who has been reminding us for over 20 years that knowledge is power.”―Tracy Merriken, aesthetician and owner of SÄDÉ Spa
“Being educated on both what you put in and on your body is crucial to foster a holistic lifestyle. With The Beauty Geek’s Guide to Skincare, Deborah Burnes empowers everyone to be a conscious beauty shopper.”―Dr. Frank Lipman, Founder Eleven Eleven Wellness Center
“As a retailer of natural products, having a resource that gives ingredient information we can use, while helping people find their perfect product, is invaluable. A book like this makes our jobs easier and our customers happier. Wouldn’t be caught in the aisle without it.”―Jacob Peters, Wellness Coordinator, Oliver’s Markets
About the Author
DEBORAH BURNES has been at the forefront of the natural beauty product revolution for at least two decades. Marrying her knowledge of chemistry, biology, and cosmetology with studies in medicinal herbs, nutrition, and environmental sustainability, she launched Sumbody, an extensive range of skincare, body care, and color cosmetics. She believes that everyone should be empowered with the know-how to make healthy choices for healthy skin.