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Retail DR. DENESE SIX STEP SKIN CARE LINE Not Aging, Gracefully A Hungarian physician develops one of the most successful skincare lines on QVC to help her customers battle the signs of skin aging and maintain a youthful glowing complexion longer. A Dr. Adrienne Denese New York City ging gracefully used to mean letting Mother Nature, genetics and lifestyle dictate how our bodies changed over time. But that approach is quickly becoming obsolete, giving way to a new attitude on aging that has people working hard to look and feel young as long as possible. For the age fighters, there has never been a time with more advances. Dr. Adrienne Denese has devoted her entire career as a physician to helping her patients fight the signs and side effects of aging. She has achieved professional and financial success by helping people not age, gracefully. Rags to Riches Denese arrived in the United States from her native Hungary in the late ’80s. She had $40 to her name and knew nobody in the country, but she also had a PHD in neuroscience and the drive and dedication she needed to succeed. Through hard work and pure motivation, she earned a scholarship to attend Cornell Medical College. In 1997, when she graduated from medical school, she decided to follow her passion for anti-aging medicine and opened a clinic in a hot spot in Manhattan. “I was obsessed with the idea of helping people look and feel younger as long as possible,” Denese explains. Denese became popular in her centrally located clinic. “I had all the best people, wonderful patients from the neighborhood that had decided not to grow old too quickly,” Denese explains. Those patients soon started asking her to complement the anti-aging treatments with lotions they could use for their skin. The doctor then started thinking of developing a 112 September/October 2012

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Retail Merchandiser - September/October 2012

Retail Merchandiser - September/October 2012
Brand Licensing Europe
Showrooming Mushrooming
Pinch the Grinch
Category Insight
Upfront: BJ's Wholesale
Mind Candy
Outfit 7
Halfbrick Studios
Redasign Studio
Sony Pictures Consumer Products
Brentwood Licensing
Andrews McMeel Publishing
Chestnut Petroleum Distributors Inc.
The Hartley Co.
Mollie Stone’s Markets
Regal Oil
80Purple Cow Stores
Ocean State Job Lot
Staples Canada
Brookshire Grocery Co.
Wally’s Food Pride
Jewelry Television
Skin Science Labs Inc.
Great Clips
New & Noteable

Retail Merchandiser - September/October 2012