The No-Plastic-Surgery Guide to 21st-Century Age Defiance
By Oz Garcia
(William Morrow, Hardcover, 9780060760472, 256pp.)
Publication Date: May 2008
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When you reach middle age, what does it take to turn back the hands of time and regain the youthful vitality of your younger years? Top nutritionist and health authority Oz Garcia offers definitive guidance in his information-packed Redesigning 50.
You'll discover what Oz calls "the New 50": a fitter, healthier, better-looking middle age than you ever imagined possible. Oz explains how to take advantage of the finest that science and artistry can offer—without going under the knife. Drawing on the foremost expert opinions in health and beauty, Oz offers the latest information about diet and nutrition, exercise, skin and body care, hormones, stress reduction, dental and cosmetic treatments, and the new nutraceuticals—giving readers the tools to look younger and feel better than they have in years.
You'll learn how to implement "the New 50 Fusion Plan," Oz's simple yet powerful fusion of "efficiency foods" with the healthy dietary traditions of Japan and the Mediterranean. You'll learn safe detox plans from experts Adina Niemerow and Roni DeLuz, hair how-to from Joel Warren and Edward Tricomi of Warren-Tricomi and Frédéric Fekkai, culinary insights from renowned chef David Bouley, spa secrets from the Golden Door and others, beauty advice and makeup tips from Bruce Dean, skin-care savvy from Dr. Nicholas Perricone and rejuvenation techniques from Dr. Lisa Zdinak and Dr. Lisa Airan, exercise insights from David Barton of David Barton Gyms, and fitness assessments from Suzanne Meth of Equinox Fitness Clubs, among others. Oz pulls it all together with his decades of experience into an enlightened, effective approach to antiaging.
Hundreds of Oz's clients—women and men from across the country—have found success under his supervision. The powerful results are documented in candid accounts, from the busy company executive to the harried parent. Their antiaging success stories inspire and motivate readers to begin their own journey. The result? Middle age has never looked or felt so good!
Oz Garcia, PhD, one of the world's leading authorities in progressive nutrition and antiaging, is author of The Balance and Look and Feel Fabulous Forever. Twice voted best nutritionist by New York magazine, Oz lectures nationally on progressive nutrition, slowing down the aging process, and bringing people to their highest level of well-being. Dubbed "Nutritionist to the Stars," his international clientele includes Fortune 500 CEOs as well as film, television, and fashion's elite. Oz has been featured in countless print, broadcast, and online media worldwide. He is nutritional advisor at Equinox Fitness Clubs and consultant to the East Coast Alliance of Trainers and to the world-renowned Life Extension Foundation.
Praise for Balance:
“If you are looking to be your most beautiful, this is the book for you.”
-Veronica Webb, supermodel on The Balance
“My level of energy was outrageous, my complexion was clear—and no more menstrual cramps. I was amazed... at the end of three months I had dropped the pounds I set out to lose.”
-Cosmopolitan on The Balance
“The best nutritionist in New York.”