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Get the Skinny on Summer Reads

Skinny on Summer Reads in HoustonWith the arrival of summer comes the need for a good book, a beach read, something to take hold of our imagination while lounging by the pool. Vitenas Cosmetic Surgery has a few suggestions, all with a cosmetic surgery twist, that will keep you on the edge of your lawn chair.

Men Are Stupid . . . And They Like Big Boobs: A Woman’s Guide to Beauty Through Plastic Surgery by Joan Rivers
Using her signature sense of humor and no-nonsense style, Joan Rivers takes her reader on a tour of today’s hottest cosmetic surgery procedures. From Microdermabrasion to Vaginoplasty, from picking your surgeon to recovering from your surgery, Joan uses her sharp wit to both inform and entertain.

In Stitches : a Memoir by Anthony Youn
In this hilarious memoir, Dr. Anthony Youn recounts his life, navigating L.A. as a nerdy Korean-American kid. Through a marinade of misadventures, Dr. Youn grew up to be one of Hollywood’s most loved cosmetic surgeons, even becoming a featured guest on the Rachel Ray Show.

Secrets of a Park Avenue Plastic Surgeon by Cap Lesesne, MD
Dishing out page after page of juicy scoop, this book exposes the behind-the-scenes secrets at one of NYC’s most prominent cosmetic surgeon’s office. Dr. Lesesne has been treating Manhattan’s jet set for many years, as well as traveling across the globe to help celebrities, athletes, and royalty. He holds nothing back in his book, from the mundane, hush-hush procedures all the way to the bizarre requests, Dr. Lesesne uses this part memoir, part expose, to share the fascinating details of his career as a cosmetic surgeon.

Fabulous Faces: From Motivation to Transformation Through Facial Plastic Surgery by Peter Adamson
This collection of stories, from people who have had their lives transformed through a procedure, gives an intimate glimpse into the experience of cosmetic surgery. The process of cosmetic transformation actually begins months before the surgery. Using this book as your guide, Dr. Adamson will get you motivated for change, help you focus on your goals, and prepare for your personal transformation.