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Eat Pretty: Nutrition for Beauty, Inside and Out
Eat Pretty
Nutrition for Beauty, Inside and Out
Paperback      ISBN: 1452123667
Explains how good nutrition can lead to a more radiant personal appearance, presenting more than eighty-five foods that can have a visible impact on complexion, hair, nails, and waistline.
Quick Looks: Beautiful Makeup in Minutes
Quick Looks
Beautiful Makeup in Minutes
Paperback      ISBN: 1743312652
From the phenomenal artist behind Express Makeup and Timeless Makeup, here are the real secrets to looking gorgeous in just minutes Rae Morris is a veteran of major international runway shows, where speed is critical, so she knows how to achieve beautiful looks fast. Here she reveals all the tricks and trade secrets she's learned over her highly successful career, from how to apply razor-sharp eyeliner to how to transform your face with the perfect brow shape. Rae's number one tip: When you're in a hurry, always do your eyes first, as you can easily apply foundation and lipstick in your compact or rearview mirror. Full of sensational looks, with step-by-step photographs and easy to follow instructions on how to achieve them, this the perfect handbag-sized book for women who want to look flawless in no time at all.
DIY Nail Art: 75 Creative Nail Art Designs
DIY Nail Art
75 Creative Nail Art Designs
Paperback      ISBN: 1440545170
Offers step-by-step instructions for creating colorful nail art featuring ladybugs, black lace, hot pink zebra stripes, bows, palm trees, and other one-of-a-kind designs.
Bobbi Brown Beauty: The Ultimate Beauty Resource
Bobbi Brown Beauty
The Ultimate Beauty Resource
1st Edition    Hardcover      ISBN: 0062701673
A makeup artist discusses the basics of choosing and applying makeup, advises on personal beauty style, and answers the most common beauty questions
Face Forward
Face Forward
Hardcover      ISBN: 0316286443
Offers step-by-step directions on how to achieve a wide range of effects, for both everyday and special occasions, through the use of makeup.
Permanent Makeup and Reconstructive Tattooing
Permanent Makeup and Reconstructive Tattooing
Paperback      ISBN: 0764318330
Habit, a practitioner and trainer in permanent makeup, details what permanent makeup can do to improve appearances marred by a number of medical conditions, illustrates techniques with before and after color photos, and gives information on costs and finding a practitioner. Those interested in becoming practitioners will find information on color theory, equipment, certification, state regulations, and professional associations. The book is of interest to permanent makeup practitioners, cosmetic surgeons, and tattoo artists. Annotation (c) Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
The Party Dress Book: How to Sew the Best Dress in the Room
The Party Dress Book
How to Sew the Best Dress in the Room
Paperback      ISBN: 0823033309
A celebrity dressmaker's guide for craft-capable fashionistas explains how to combine basic sewing skills with creative touches to create unique results, demonstrating how to transform classic 1950s-style cocktail dresses into flattering personalized garments. Original.
Wavy, Curly, Kinky: The African American Child's Hair Care Guide
Wavy, Curly, Kinky
The African American Child's Hair Care Guide
Paperback      ISBN: 0471695343

A renowned stylist offers easy-to-follow hair-care instruction

In this hands-on guide, hairstylist Deborah Lilly shows parents the best ways to style and maintain African American boys’ and girls’ hair from infancy to the preteen years. Easy-to-follow instructions, photographs, and illustrations get parents up to speed on hair care basics (washing and combing), braiding, and relaxers for older girls. The book includes hair care guidelines for the three different types of African American hair–wavy, curly, and kinky–accompanied by author recommendations for the best products and tools for each hair type. Helpful tips, photographs of finished styles, and a question-and-answer section make this guide both clear and comprehensive

Deborah R. Lilly (Cleveland, OH) has been a professional hairstylist for 15 years. She has been both an instructor and a hairstylist for theater, film, and advertising. Her work has appeared in Ebony, Essence, Hype Hair, Black Elegance, and Sophisticate’s Black Hair Care

You Being Beautiful: The Owner's Manual to Inner and Outer Beauty
You Being Beautiful
The Owner's Manual to Inner and Outer Beauty
1st Edition    Hardcover      ISBN: 1416572341
A guide to looking and feeling beautiful counsels readers on the connection between health and beauty while outlining scientifically valid recommendations for skin care, diet, stress management, alleviating pain, and achieving happiness. 1,750,000 first printing.
The Beauty of Color: The Ultimate Make-up Guide for Skin of Color
The Beauty of Color
The Ultimate Make-up Guide for Skin of Color
Hardcover      ISBN: 0399153187
Outlines a program of skin care and makeup for women of color, drawing on the author's experience as a supermodel and founder of a top cosmetics line to explain how to tailor a beauty regime in accordance with a woman's particular skin tone and type. 150,000 first printing.