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The classic guide for all women of color who want to look great and take better care of their skin

Written by an internationally acclaimed expert on health and beauty for women of color, this indispensable, comprehensive guide reveals proven, professional techniques for enhancing personal beauty and confidence. Here is invaluable help for women in choosing the best products for their skin type, the best colors for their complexions, and the best tools and methods for achieving ...

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Overview

The classic guide for all women of color who want to look great and take better care of their skin

Written by an internationally acclaimed expert on health and beauty for women of color, this indispensable, comprehensive guide reveals proven, professional techniques for enhancing personal beauty and confidence. Here is invaluable help for women in choosing the best products for their skin type, the best colors for their complexions, and the best tools and methods for achieving the desired look. In addition to expert advice are color charts for a variety of complexions, and before-and-after photographs of complete makeovers. All aspects of health and beauty are covered, including skin care, nail care, and hair care——plus a special chapter on skin care and grooming for men. Includes a Foreword by John Ledes, publisher of Beauty Fashion magazine and Cosmetic World newsletter.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780471402787
  • Publisher: Turner Publishing Company
  • Publication date: 3/1/2002
  • Edition description: First Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 196
  • Sales rank: 864,330
  • Product dimensions: 7.88 (w) x 8.86 (h) x 0.52 (d)

Meet the Author

ALFRED FORNAY, a graduate of the State University of New York's Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) and the City College of New York with degrees in merchandising and marketing, is one of America's foremost authorities on skincare and makeup. He was Creative Director for Revlon Cosmetics' "Polished Ambers Collection"; Marketing Manager for Clairol; Training Director for Fashion Fair Cosmetics; Beauty Editor for Ebony magazine; and Editor in Chief of Ebony Man. Fornay also served as the first male Beauty Editor of Essence magazine. He is also the author of Born Beautiful: The African American Teenager's Complete Beauty Guide (Wiley).
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Table of Contents

Foreword by John Ledes.

Preface by Alfred Fornay.

Chapter 1: How Your Skin Protects You.

Chapter 2: Nutrition and Your Skin.

Chapter 3: How to Touch Your Face.

Chapter 4: Facial Hair, Blemishes, and Other Facial Conditions.

Chapter 5: Know Your Skin Type.

Chapter 6: Your Skincare Regimen.

Chapter 7: The Oily Skin Classification.

Chapter 8: The Dry Skin Classification.

Chapter 9: The Combination Skin Classification.

Chapter 10: The Sensitive Skin Classification.

Chapter 11;
Coloring Your Skin.

Chapter 12: Foundations for Your Skin Type.

Chapter 13: Blending Your Foundation.

Chapter 14: The Beauty of Color--Flawless Makeup Review.

Chapter 15: Viva la Difference! Great Transformation--A Study of Skin Color and Makeup.

Chapter 16: Face Powders.

Chapter 17: Your Eyes and the Use of Color.

Chapter 18: Blushers.

Chapter 19: Your Fabulous Lips.

Chapter 20: Your Hair.

Chapter 21: Your Hands Are Lovely.

Chapter 22: Quick Tips for the Look You Want.

Chapter 23: Skincare and Grooming for Men.

Conclusion.

Acknowledgments.

Index.

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