Nutrition for Healthy Skin

Strategies for Clinical and Cosmetic Practice

Editors: Krutmann, Jean, Humbert, Philippe (Eds.)

  • First clinical guide which addresses the key questions about practical aspects of nutrition based strategies in clinical and cosmetic dermatology
  • Well structured and lavishly illustrated
  • Written by international experts of the field
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About this book

During the past few years, significant scientific evidence has accumulated to show that nutrition-based strategies are capable of exerting beneficial effects on the skin. This exceptional reference • describes the scientific basis for nutrition-based strategies, • summarizes the evidence that functional food for skin really works, and • addresses key practical issues regarding the use of nutrition-based strategies in clinical and cosmetic dermatology. It is anticipated that this helpful guide, written by acclaimed international experts, will become the gold standard on the role of nutrition in ensuring healthy skin. It will be of interest to a wide audience, including dermatologists, food industry staff, patients, and consumers.

About the authors

Jean Krutmann is Professor of Dermatology and Environmental Medicine and Director of the Institut für Umweltmedizinische Forschung (Institute for Environmental Medical Research) at the Heinrich Heine University, Düsseldorf. His field of research is dermatotoxicology and immunodermatology, with special emphasis on environmentally induced skin diseases. He is author or co-author of more than 200 papers and the recipient of various awards. Professor Philippe Humbert is Head of the Dermatology Department at Besançon University Hospital Center and manager of the center’s Skin Engineering and Biology Laboratory. He is also Vice President of the French Society of Dermatology and Chairman of the International Society for Biophysics and Imaging of the Skin. Professor Humbert has an impressive publication record on a range of topics in dermatology.

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  • Cutaneous Changes in Nutritional Diseases

    Schmuth, Matthias (et al.)

    Pages 3-13

  • Skin Aging

    Krutmann, Jean

    Pages 15-24

  • Non-melanoma Skin Cancer

    Berneburg, Mark

    Pages 25-33

  • Skin Barrier Function

    Elias, Peter M. (et al.)

    Pages 35-48

  • Botanical Antioxidants for Skin Protection: An Overview

    Afaq, Farrukh (et al.)

    Pages 51-63

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eBook $189.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-642-12264-4
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $249.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-642-12263-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $249.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-642-42225-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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  • low-cost access
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Nutrition for Healthy Skin
Book Subtitle
Strategies for Clinical and Cosmetic Practice
Editors
  • Jean Krutmann
  • Philippe Humbert
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-12264-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-12264-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-12263-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-42225-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 208
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