• "This microsopic look at skin is crawling with revelations, from tiny mites to cellulite and skin care... An exciting introduction to a little-known universe and to a talented new writer."

    Sunday Times
  • "A seriously entertaining book... Here are things you wish you'd known about the skin years ago... Clever, optimistic."

    The Times
  • "Lyman peels back the science on human skin in this absorbing, fact-packed study."

  • "An unexpectedly great adventure."

    Sunday Times
  • "Imaginatively told... knowledgeable and enthusiastic."

    The Spectator