The Baron of Botox
Over two decades, Dr. Fredric Brandt went from a small dermatology practice in Miami to being Madonna's personal skincare consultant and the go-to for public figures desperate to stave off aging. His clients loved him. Fashion magazines profiled him. But as Brandt continued to build his empire—a best-selling product line, pristine homes in New York and Miami, and an absurd modern art collection—he was slowly becoming addicted to his own product. Popular speculation has it that it was Martin Short's scathing portrayal of a clearly-based-on-Brandt character in the 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' that pushed him to his death, but the truth is far more complicated. From Justine Harman and the team behind 'Broken Harts.'
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New Normal | Epilogue
Tuesday 10 March 2020
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Kintsugi | Chapter 9
Tuesday 03 March 2020
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Under Siege | Chapter 8
Tuesday 25 February 2020
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Mother's Eye | Chapter 7
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Perfection | Chapter 6
Tuesday 11 February 2020
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Fame Game | Chapter 5
Tuesday 04 February 2020
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Heart and Commerce | Chapter 4
Tuesday 28 January 2020
: The practice expands to Manhattan, where Brandt becomes a darling. He dazzles beauty insiders with his unconventional technique, but what...
Spin Doctor | Chapter 3
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Origin Story | Chapter 2
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