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Beauty can truly be pain. Fascinating text and amazing photographs explore many extreme trends, including lip plates, lead makeup, and foot binding—even the hazards of some modern day fashions. Readers will be amazed at how far people are willing to go to be considered fashionable.

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Louise Park

Louise Park is one of Australia's leading children's authors, publishers and educational consultants. She has had over 20 years experience in teaching, publishing, seminar presenting and writing both fiction and nonfiction. Louise is the author of the top-selling fiction spy series for boys, Zac Power Test Drive and the co-creator and author of the hottest new boys fiction series Boy vs Beast. Her new `tween fantasy adventure series, Star Girl, is set to take girls reading to a whole new dimension.

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