Synopses & Reviews
From the beginning, Bobbi Brown has challenged the cookie-cutter approach to women's beauty with a down-to-earth philosophy. Her approach helps a woman to discover her own characteristic traits and bring them out in ways that heighten individuality -- rather than covering it up. She's brought this approach to millions of women through her multiple appearances on Oprah! and the Today Show and her astonishingly successful line of makeup. Bobbi Brown Beauty spells out that approach in detail, with extensive information, advice, insider's beauty tricks, and words of inspiration that will make any woman feel confident.
-- Bobbi Brown Beauty sold nearly 100,000 copies in hardcover.
-- Bobbi Brown Essentials has grown into a multimillion-dollar business in just five years and was recently acquired by Estee Lauder. It is sold at approximately 150 counters in the U.S.
-- This primer features such celebrities as Michelle Pfeiffer, Julia Roberts, Susan Sarandon, Julia Ormond, Darryl Hannah, Tina Turner, Brooke Shields, Christie Brinkley, and more.
Celebrated makeup artist and the Today
show beauty editor Bobbie Brown share the secretes that have made her one of the most sought-after names in makeup today. In this straightforward, refreshingly honest guide to makeup, no one "perfect" beauty standard is promoted; Bobbie knows that every woman has her own look, and her mission is to help readers maximize their individual potential.
Learn the essential techniques necessary for any woman who wants to look and feel her best--day or night.
- Learning to appreciate your own beauty
- How to do makeup fast
- How to handle bad beauty days
- How to get out of a makeup rut
- How to make lipstick last
- How to wear foundation correctly
With Bobbie Brown Beauty, women will quickly learn what makes their face unique and how to play up their particular strengths. Never before has a beauty book tackled the pressing concerns of a woman's everyday beauty routine--what every woman, fromm fifteen to seventy-five, really wants to know.
One of the hottest names in makeup today--the force behind such fabulous faces as Christy Turlington, Kate Moss, Isabella Rossellini, and Tina Turner--reveals her techniques for makeup application in a detailed, easy-to-use primer. 157 photos, 150 in color.
About the Author
Bobbi Brown is an internationally renowned makeup artist and CEO of Bobbi Brown Cosmetics. Her products are sold in more than 400 stores and twenty countries worldwide. In addition to creating cover looks for magazines and making up models for fashion shows, Bobbi is the exclusive beauty editor of NBCs Today Show and a frequent guest on the E! and Style channels. She is the coauthor of Bobbi Brown Beauty and Bobbi Brown Teenage Beauty. She lives in New Jersey with her husband and three sons.