Synopses & Reviews
From the makeup artist on TLCand#8217;s What Not to Wear, a full color make-up book that shows teenagers how to embrace their own inner beauty.
Carmindy gives teens the beauty basics and best skincare practices needed to grow up gorgeous. Instead of teaching them to cover up their and#147;flaws,and#8221; she demonstrates how to emphasize their best features in the most effortless and teen-budget-friendly ways possible.
Along with easy-to-follow makeup application tips, this book features beautiful, transformational photos of real-life girls as they get and#147;Carmindizedand#8221; in age-appropriate make-overs. Carmindy also offers inspiring advice for dealing with a wide range of self-esteem and image issues: from zits and glasses to bullying and peer pressure.
Throughout, Carmindy reminds readers to always face the world, and everyone in it, with grace and a positive outlook.
Praise for Carmindy's books:
and#8220;Weand#8217;re so happy that the amazing advice Carmindy has contributed to the show is now available for all women.and#8221;
and#8212;Stacy London and Clinton Kelly,and#160; TLC's What Not to Wear
and#8220;An easy-to-follow, foolproof routine that . . . gives radiant results in a mere five minutes.and#8221;
'In a perfect world, Carmindy would make house calls ... '
and#8212;The New York Times
From best-selling author and famed makeup artist Bobbi Brown comes this definitive beauty book empowering teens and twenty-somethings with age-appropriate makeup tips, style secrets, and self-esteem boosters. Emphasizing natural beauty, Bobbi advises on the best products and tools for keeping skin of every type flawless, and shares step-by-step techniques for getting the prettiest hair, eyes, lips, and nails. Stunning makeovers inspire looks for school, parties, interviews, and beyond. With hundreds of photographs of real girls, shots of celebrity role models, and Bobbi's best tricks from her remarkable career in the cosmetics industry, Beauty Rules is the new go-to guide for all girls.
Bestselling author and famed makeup artist Bobbi Brown's Beauty Rules is the definitive beauty bible for teens and twenty-somethings. Now available in paperback—with a fresh cover and lower price—the book is more appealing than ever to teens and their moms. Emphasizing natural beauty, Bobbi shares age-appropriate makeup tips, style secrets, self-esteem boosters, and techniques for perfecting the prettiest hair, eyes, lips, and nails. With hundreds of photographs of real girls and dozens of inspiring makeovers, Beauty Rules remains the go-to guide for all girls.
Gensler is the world's largest architectural firm in the areas of educational and governmental building. Part of the Gensler Monograph series, Design for Education is a compelling overview of modern learning environments-from primary schools to universities. Introduced by Andrew Blum, a contributing editor at Urban Omnibus, the book focuses on education's need for facilities that not only support learning but also accommodate growth and change. Case studies of seventeen projects document how Gensler works with education clients to explore a range of issues and arrive at innovative design solutions.
About the Author
Bobbi Brown is an internationally renowned makeup artist, New York Times best-selling author, exclusive beauty editor at NBC's Today show, and founder of Bobbi Brown Cosmetics. Her products are sold in more than 900 stores worldwide. Bobbi lives with her husband and three sons in Montclair, New Jersey.
Rebecca Paley is a Brooklyn-based author whose work on beauty, culture, and fashion has appeared in the New York Times, People, and numerous books.
Hilary Duff is an actress and recording artist who lives in Los Angeles.