Synopses & Reviews
Asian-American women are finally having their day. Their beautiful faces grace the covers of magazines, the runways of fashion houses, and the big and small screens. Yet there hasn't been a guide that addresses their unique beauty needs -- until now. In Asian Beauty, Margaret Kimura, veteran makeup artist to the stars and AsianAmerican herself, presents the ultimate beauty guide for all women of Asian descent. In these gloriously illustrated pages, you'll find step-by-step guidance on how to enhance lips, eyes, cheeks, and brows using Margaret's unique Shadows and Light technique. You will learn how to pick the foundation that's right for your skin. And you'll find exciting and surprising things you can do with color from daytime to after dark. Before and after shots of women representing almost every part of Asia will be a revelation, and the chapter on role models will inspire you. Asian Beauty is a must-have for all women of Asian descent who have had to make do with beauty tips tailored for women of European descent.
About the Author
Margaret Kimura is a veteran image maker and a professional makeup artist who has worked In the fashion and entertainment industries for the past twenty years. During her career, she has worked with such celebrities as Audrey Hepburn, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Tom Hanks, and Andie MacDowell. Recently she launched her own makeup line, Margaret Kimura Cosmetics. Margaret Kimura is a native Californian who lives in Los Angeles.