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The Looks Book: A Whole New Approach to Beauty, Body Image, and Style

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Publisher Comments:

As exciting to look at as it is to read, The Looks Book is guaranteed to be a must-have book for teens and young women everywhere. A fascinating exploration of the history, culture, science, and business of beauty, this is also the first book to empower women to simply have fun with their looks. Throughout the book, real quotes from other looks-obsessed girls will help readers to put their own body image issues into perspective. And real-life examples of a stunning range of beauty archetypes help young women to re-define their concepts of beauty, while emphasizing self-expression, self-invention, and a healthy irreverence toward traditional ideals.

Synopsis:

As exciting to look at as it is to read, The Looks Book is guaranteed to be a must-have book for teens and young women everywhere. A fascinating exploration of the history, culture, science, and business of beauty, this is also the first book to empower women to simply have fun with their looks. Throughout the book, real quotes from other looks-obsessed girls will help readers to put their own body image issues into perspective. And real-life examples of a stunning range of beauty archetypes help young women to re-define their concepts of beauty, while emphasizing self-expression, self-invention, and a healthy irreverence toward traditional ideals.

Synopsis:

This title features a range of beauty archetypes to help young women redefine their concepts of beauty while emphasizing self-expression and a healthy irreverence toward traditional ideals.

About the Author

Esther Drill, Heather McDonald and Rebecca Odes are all founders of gURL.com, which was launched in 1996. The authors have made numerous national radio and television appearances discussing their experiences with gURL and teen girl issues.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780142002117
Subtitle:
A Whole New Approach to Beauty, Body Image, and Style
Author:
Drill, Esther
Author:
Odes, Rebecca
Author:
McDonald, Heather
Publisher:
Penguin Books
Location:
New York
Subject:
Inspirational
Subject:
Fashion
Subject:
Beauty & Grooming - General
Subject:
Costume
Subject:
Beauty, Personal
Subject:
Body image -- In adolescence.
Subject:
Body image in women.
Subject:
Feminine beauty
Subject:
Motivational
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Series Volume:
107-454
Publication Date:
20021029
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
5 x 7 x 1 in 0.5 lb
Age Level:
09-12

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Children's » Fashion
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Young Adult » Nonfiction » Teen Issues

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"Synopsis" by , As exciting to look at as it is to read, The Looks Book is guaranteed to be a must-have book for teens and young women everywhere. A fascinating exploration of the history, culture, science, and business of beauty, this is also the first book to empower women to simply have fun with their looks. Throughout the book, real quotes from other looks-obsessed girls will help readers to put their own body image issues into perspective. And real-life examples of a stunning range of beauty archetypes help young women to re-define their concepts of beauty, while emphasizing self-expression, self-invention, and a healthy irreverence toward traditional ideals.
"Synopsis" by , This title features a range of beauty archetypes to help young women redefine their concepts of beauty while emphasizing self-expression and a healthy irreverence toward traditional ideals.

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