Synopses & Reviews
When it comes to teen beauty advice, no brand is more trusted than Seventeen, the #1 best-selling monthly teen magazine. Seventeen Ultimate Guide to Beauty is a girl's handbook to celebrating her natural beauty. It’s packed with clear, customized service that helps make the most of her skin tone, her face shape, her hair texture, and her style! Each chapter is filled with detailed how-tos, amazing inspiration, and awesome advice from Seventeen’s editors and the Beauty Smarties, our real-girl beauty experts, to help the reader have fun with her look!.Seventeen Ultimate Guide to Beauty is broken down into three main sections: makeup, hair, and a resource guide. Makeup is organized by five beauty vibes—Girly, Boho, Classic, Glam, and Edgy—and shows you how to look great for any occasion (school, weekend, party, date). Each vibe offers exclusive makeup looks from Seventeen’s Beauty Smarties, insider secrets from celeb experts, and an inspiration board filled with runway, red carpet, and real girl ideas. Hair is organized by styles: braids and twists, waves and curls, updos and buns, sleek and straight, and ponytails. Each chapter includes easy-to-do styles for every occasion, a Smarties spotlight, celeb tricks, and an inspiration board. The book ends with comprehensive resource guides to getting clear skin and great nails—and gives detailed info on getting ready for a big event, like prom or sweet sixteen.
"The editors of Seventeen magazine (and editor-in-chief Shoket) offer a fun, photo-filled guide to makeup, skin, and hair, a companion book to Seventeen: Ultimate Guide to Style. Along with glitzy photos of celebs are images of 'regular' girls who are pictured applying makeup to achieve looks that range from natural to dramatic; sections are devoted to exploring ways to achieve glam, classic, edgy, and boho looks. Following an array of style ideas, readers can customize their own beauty routines by determining the best products for their hair and skin types. Fans of the magazine should discover plenty of beauty ideas to sample and share. Ages 12 up. (July)" Publishers Weekly Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved.
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.
About the Author
Ann Shoket was named editor-in-chief of Seventeen magazine in January 2007. Under her helm, the fashion and beauty icon publication for teen girls continues to represent an important rite of passage, helping more than 13 million readers grow up to be confident, self-assured young women. The magazine is the largest teen magazine and number one on newsstands, and its website is the number one teen magazine site. Shoket has grown the brand beyond the pages of the magazine so that teen girls can be a part of the Seventeen universe wherever they are: on the web, in print, on partner sites, social networking platforms, and even on their iPhones with the Seventeen Ultimate Fashion Finder Flipbook app.