Lindy Woodhead is the author of the book WAR PAINT: Madame Helena Rubinstein & Miss Elizabeth Arden: Their Lives, Their Times, Their Rivalry. She worked in international fashion public relations for more than 25 years. As a journalist, she has written numerous features for London publications. In 1989 she became the first woman on the board of Harvey Nichols department store, serving as publicity and marketing director. Her latest book, Shopping, Seduction & Mr. Selfridge is due out in paperback in the fall of 2008.