The holidays are the perfect time to give back to your favorite charity – or to make a donation to a new one. A glowing way to start is with the purchase of a candle for a worthy cause. And there are a whole range of charities from which to choose – from child advocacy groups, AIDS and cancer research to dog and cat rescue shelters. Here are three celebrity-endorsed charities and three more with hearts of gold. Your holidays will be even more joyous when you give a gift that helps others.
AID AIDS WITH ELTON
Pop superstar Elton John has been working tirelessly f
Both clinician and researcher, Dr. Amy Taub is a board-certified dermatologist who is the founder of Advanced Dermatology, a state-of the-art medical and cosmetic dermatology practice in Lincolnshire, Illinois. She also founded www.skinfo.com , a professional skincare website that offers physician-dispensed and cosmeceutical-grade skincare products and product information to the public. In addition, she founded SKINQRI, Advanced Research in Dermatology, which tests the safety and efficacy of pharmaceuticals and laser treatments. Born and raised in the Chicago area, Dr. Taub graduated from Northwestern University Medical School in 1985 and completed her internal medicine int