About The Book.
Richard “The Smile Dr.” Castellano, MD, is a facial expert. His book “The Smile Prescription” explores research showing that smiling (and humor) stimulate the reward centers in our brain, among many other positive benefits. Our facial behaviors influence and reveal the wiring of the brain and it will radically change the way that you think, live your life, and interact with other people. (source) The interactive and fun book teaches how to leverage these secrets…which are literally under your nose!
This book will show you:
- The physical and emotional health benefits of smiling.
- How smiling people make more money & have more sex.
- Simple and effective strategies that you can do to enhance your smile, increase your happiness and improve your relationship.
Why It’s A Great Summer Read.
The summer slowdown is the perfect time for self-reflection and improvement and this book is the perfect guide. Told through a first person narrative, “The Smile Prescription” takes readers on Dr. Castellano’s journey to understand the unexpected and dramatic impact our non-verbal communication has on everyone we meet. From wacky Harvard research studies, to daily observations at his plastic surgery practice, Castellano proves that facial behaviors influence and reveal the wiring of the brain. As a facial analysis expert, Castellano has analyzed hundreds of thousands of faces, which allows him to provide a user-friendly and fun guide showing how facial expressions can be used as a tool to dramatically improve quality of life.
Whatever the mechanism is, if smiling has been shown to improve well-being, increase the likelihood of staying married, decrease the likelihood of divorce, and increase longevity, then it is something worth doing!
This book gives people much needed boost of happiness and is guaranteed to make you SMILE!