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The Resource Body drama, Nancy Amanda Redd ; foreword by Angela Diaz ; photography by Kelly Kline

Body drama, Nancy Amanda Redd ; foreword by Angela Diaz ; photography by Kelly Kline

Label
Body drama
Title
Body drama
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Amanda Redd ; foreword by Angela Diaz ; photography by Kelly Kline
Creator
Contributor
eellQ-UDG1M
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a question-and-answer format, educates teenage girls about skin, breasts, the genital area, hair, nails, shape, and weight, discussing what is normal, how to deal with problems relating to each, and why everyone is a little bit different
Summary
In a question-and-answer format, educates teenage girls about skin, breasts, the genital area, hair, nails, shape, and weight, discussing what is normal, how to deal with problems relating to each, and why everyone is a little bit different
Award
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2009
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2009
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
269296
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
612.008352
Illustrations
  • portraits
  • photographs
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • RJ144
  • QP84.4
  • HQ
LC item number
  • .R43 2008
  • .R43 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
real girls, read bodies, real issues, real answers
Label
Body drama, Nancy Amanda Redd ; foreword by Angela Diaz ; photography by Kelly Kline
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle on cover: Real girls, real bodies, real issues, real answers
  • "Shape, skin, down there, boobs, hair & nails"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [258]-263) and index
Contents
  • Foreword : the many faced of normal / Angela Diaz -- Introduction : no body's perfect / Nancy Redd -- Skin -- My face is a zit factory -- Types of pimples -- How to : giver yourself a facial -- I have acne on my butt and back -- Other types of body bumps -- Cold sore, herpes, or both? -- I sweat more than other girls do -- I bathe every day but I still smell -- I'm addicted to tanning -- FYI : detecting skin cancer -- How to : get the perfect fake bake -- My skin is full of stretch marks -- I confess : I've bought scams from quacks -- Some parts of my body have darker skin than other -- FYI : birthmarks -- My skin is rough and dry -- My thighs look like cottage cheese -- How to : make your own skin care products -- My piercing isn't healing well -- FYI : keloids -- How to : find the perfect piercer -- Safe tattooing --
  • Boobs -- I have no breasts at all -- 99 nicknames for boobs -- My breast are too heavy and cause me pain -- How to : strengthen your back -- One of my boobs is bigger than the other -- FYI : a brief bra history...and the history of nipple piercing -- My breasts are too far apart and I don't have any cleavage -- FYI : third nipples -- My breasts aren't perky enough and/or don't bounce -- FYI : what a difference a bra makes! -- Cultural chest pains -- My nipples are always hard -- Find a bra that fits -- My nipples are always flat and never point out -- How to : do the Hoffman (evert your nipples) -- How to : measure yourself for a bra -- My breasts often itch and/or are sore -- How to : cool the itch -- Booby emoticons -- I have any little bumps around my nipple -- I have discharge coming from my nipples -- I feel lumps and/or hard stuff in my breast -- How to : give yourself a breast exam --
  • Down there -- I hate the way I look down there -- FYI : labiaplasty -- How to : explore your body -- Photographing vulvas isn't easy! -- 36 nicknames for vulvas -- I confess : I had a bump down there -- It's bumpy and lumpy down there -- HPV -- My vagina smells -- I confess : I had BV while writing this book -- My vagina secretes stuff -- FYI : don't douche! -- STIs -- How to : get reliable and anonymous supplies, testing, and advice -- 21 nicknames for your period -- My period is way too heavy or too long -- FYI : toxic shock syndrome -- How to : avoid (and get rid of) period stain -- I get really bad cramps -- The pill -- FYI : giving bloat the boot -- Taking PMS seriously -- I'm a virgin, but I missed my period -- What if I'm not a virgin? -- More on contraception -- How to : properly use a male condom -- It hurts to pee and it feels as if I have to all the time -- I go poo too much or not enough -- Common poo problems -- When it hurts to go poo -- Booty emoticons -- I get skid marks in my underwear -- FYI : poo deodorizers -- How to : pick the right panties --
  • Hair, mouth, nails -- It's a forest down there -- FYI : pube-dos -- My legs feel like chicken skin after I shave -- How to : shave properly -- There are moving dots in my scalp or pubic hair -- I have a mustache -- How to : properly tweeze your brows -- Hair removal methods -- I confess : I had a terrible waxing experience -- How to : choose the proper place for nail services and hair removal -- I fried my hair -- How to : deep condition your hair -- Hair lost & found -- When I scratch my head, white flakes fall on my clothes -- I chew or pull on my hair of nails all the time -- FYI : nail color and health -- I have yucky stuff underneath my nails -- My teeth aren't white -- FYI : braces -- My breath is harsh! -- Smoking kills --
  • Shape -- I feel fat -- Body mass index -- What is body image? -- No, seriously, I am overweight -- I confess : people can be mean -- I want to get fit and eat right, but it's expensive! -- FYI : portion control -- How to : read a food nutrition label -- I eat the same as my friends, but I'm the only one who gains weight -- The proper way to crunch -- I'll never be then enough -- FYI : dieting can make you gain weight -- Die-t pills -- I'm depressed -- I confess : I went to therapy -- I'm harming my body -- When someone else harms your body -- A word about professional help -- I'm obsessed with my looks -- FYI : body dysmorphic disorder -- I confess : I had to scale back -- I need cosmetic surgery bad -- FYI : nip and tuck nightmares -- The truth about photos -- The truth about beauty -- All about doctors -- Additional resources -- Notes -- Index
Control code
ocn173350960
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
271 p.
Isbn
9781592403264
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill
System control number
(OCoLC)173350960
Label
Body drama, Nancy Amanda Redd ; foreword by Angela Diaz ; photography by Kelly Kline
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle on cover: Real girls, real bodies, real issues, real answers
  • "Shape, skin, down there, boobs, hair & nails"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [258]-263) and index
Contents
  • Foreword : the many faced of normal / Angela Diaz -- Introduction : no body's perfect / Nancy Redd -- Skin -- My face is a zit factory -- Types of pimples -- How to : giver yourself a facial -- I have acne on my butt and back -- Other types of body bumps -- Cold sore, herpes, or both? -- I sweat more than other girls do -- I bathe every day but I still smell -- I'm addicted to tanning -- FYI : detecting skin cancer -- How to : get the perfect fake bake -- My skin is full of stretch marks -- I confess : I've bought scams from quacks -- Some parts of my body have darker skin than other -- FYI : birthmarks -- My skin is rough and dry -- My thighs look like cottage cheese -- How to : make your own skin care products -- My piercing isn't healing well -- FYI : keloids -- How to : find the perfect piercer -- Safe tattooing --
  • Boobs -- I have no breasts at all -- 99 nicknames for boobs -- My breast are too heavy and cause me pain -- How to : strengthen your back -- One of my boobs is bigger than the other -- FYI : a brief bra history...and the history of nipple piercing -- My breasts are too far apart and I don't have any cleavage -- FYI : third nipples -- My breasts aren't perky enough and/or don't bounce -- FYI : what a difference a bra makes! -- Cultural chest pains -- My nipples are always hard -- Find a bra that fits -- My nipples are always flat and never point out -- How to : do the Hoffman (evert your nipples) -- How to : measure yourself for a bra -- My breasts often itch and/or are sore -- How to : cool the itch -- Booby emoticons -- I have any little bumps around my nipple -- I have discharge coming from my nipples -- I feel lumps and/or hard stuff in my breast -- How to : give yourself a breast exam --
  • Down there -- I hate the way I look down there -- FYI : labiaplasty -- How to : explore your body -- Photographing vulvas isn't easy! -- 36 nicknames for vulvas -- I confess : I had a bump down there -- It's bumpy and lumpy down there -- HPV -- My vagina smells -- I confess : I had BV while writing this book -- My vagina secretes stuff -- FYI : don't douche! -- STIs -- How to : get reliable and anonymous supplies, testing, and advice -- 21 nicknames for your period -- My period is way too heavy or too long -- FYI : toxic shock syndrome -- How to : avoid (and get rid of) period stain -- I get really bad cramps -- The pill -- FYI : giving bloat the boot -- Taking PMS seriously -- I'm a virgin, but I missed my period -- What if I'm not a virgin? -- More on contraception -- How to : properly use a male condom -- It hurts to pee and it feels as if I have to all the time -- I go poo too much or not enough -- Common poo problems -- When it hurts to go poo -- Booty emoticons -- I get skid marks in my underwear -- FYI : poo deodorizers -- How to : pick the right panties --
  • Hair, mouth, nails -- It's a forest down there -- FYI : pube-dos -- My legs feel like chicken skin after I shave -- How to : shave properly -- There are moving dots in my scalp or pubic hair -- I have a mustache -- How to : properly tweeze your brows -- Hair removal methods -- I confess : I had a terrible waxing experience -- How to : choose the proper place for nail services and hair removal -- I fried my hair -- How to : deep condition your hair -- Hair lost & found -- When I scratch my head, white flakes fall on my clothes -- I chew or pull on my hair of nails all the time -- FYI : nail color and health -- I have yucky stuff underneath my nails -- My teeth aren't white -- FYI : braces -- My breath is harsh! -- Smoking kills --
  • Shape -- I feel fat -- Body mass index -- What is body image? -- No, seriously, I am overweight -- I confess : people can be mean -- I want to get fit and eat right, but it's expensive! -- FYI : portion control -- How to : read a food nutrition label -- I eat the same as my friends, but I'm the only one who gains weight -- The proper way to crunch -- I'll never be then enough -- FYI : dieting can make you gain weight -- Die-t pills -- I'm depressed -- I confess : I went to therapy -- I'm harming my body -- When someone else harms your body -- A word about professional help -- I'm obsessed with my looks -- FYI : body dysmorphic disorder -- I confess : I had to scale back -- I need cosmetic surgery bad -- FYI : nip and tuck nightmares -- The truth about photos -- The truth about beauty -- All about doctors -- Additional resources -- Notes -- Index
Control code
ocn173350960
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
271 p.
Isbn
9781592403264
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill
System control number
(OCoLC)173350960

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