Wednesday, November 17, 2010

BEAUTY DEMYSTIFIED


From Jennifer Lopez to Gwen Stefani and Patrick Demarchelier to Annie Leibovitz, there's not a name in the beauty business that leading make-up artist - and BODY BLING Creative Director- Scott Barnes hasn't worked with and in his soon to be iconic tome ABOUT FACE: Amazing Transformations Using the Secrets of the Top Celebrity Makeup Artist (Fair Wind Press) the renowned makeup artist, to whom superstars and supermodels turn when they want to look their best, shares his makeup secrets , explaining not only the basics of makeup application and technique but also how to use the fundamentals to create a wide range of different looks. In this glamorous, contemporary yet timeless book Barnes demystifies the art of make-up and shows women how to enhance their best features and feel confident in their appearance, whatever your age or lifestyle. Beautifully photographed, styled and designed (by some of the leading photographers, hair and fashion stylists), it offers expert advice in an accessible format: informative text is broken down into bite-size chunks, with tips, insider secrets, and practical step-by- step instructions for fail-safe techniques to maximize natural beauty.

Scott Barnes astonishes with his incredible transformations of famous, ordinary & extra-ordinary women alike. In this must have book, he demonstrates how anyone can have a variety of different faces. Working with a whole new cast of faces, he turns models, mothers, young ingenues and many others into their most beautiful, glamorous, and intriguing selves.
For each and every face, he provides step-by-step instructions that will make them easy to reproduce at home. With this gorgeous and practical book, anyone can face forward to the new year ahead with confidence and style.
Even the most sophisticated and artistic makeup is easy to achieve with Mr. Barnes tricks, techniques, and trade secrets. This reference explores all the essential tools needed, how to find the right products—worth investing in to produce the best you possible.
In this tome Scott Barnes looks at everything from skincare basics to every aspect of facial makeup--from how to find the right color and type of foundation for any skin tone to how to apply every detail of eye makeup (Brows, Eye Liner, Eye Shadow, and Eye Lashes) no matter your eye color and shape (he even gives tips on correcting one's hairline -- amazing). Of course there are never-before-seen tips on blush, bronzer, lip liners, lipstick, etc and with this book the knowledge is all yours! ABOUT FACE will be the only book any woman will need to look absolutely fabulous.
ABOUT FACE is an inspirational and how-to guide to make-up from one of the most sought after and successful make-up artists working today and a perfect gift this season for yourself and your loved ones too!

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