Review The Book That’s Creating Smiles All Summer

The Smile Prescription - The Secret to Happiness Is Under Your Nose

Did you know your smile is one of the healthiest exercises your body can perform? Numerous research studies and scientific articles from Harvard, JAMA, and scientists from across the world have proven that your smile can lower your blood pressure, relieve stress, boost your mood, and release endorphins.

Client: Dr. Richard Castellano
Media Request: Book Review

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!


Dr. Rich Castellano

Wall Street Journal best-selling author Rich Castellano MD, (Known as The Smile Dr.) is an experienced facial rejuvenation artist, innovator, and highly sought after trainer. As the Founder/Medical Director of ImageLift®, Dr. Castellano has performed over 10,000 laser and cosmetic treatments, making him one of the most sought-after facial plastic surgeons in the U.S. today.

His new book “The Smile Prescription” explores the art of smiling, facial expression, and innovative communication strategies. Dr. Rich now teaches plastic surgeons and cosmetic doctors from across the country as private clients with his award-winning, online coaching and mentoring program, PracticeProfitabilityMD.com Dr. Castellano has made hundreds of live appearances including guest interviews on The Daily Buzz, FOX, NBC, ABC, CBS, and numerous other media outlets.


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