In Style: Getting Gorgeous: The Step-by-Step Guide to Your Best Hair, Makeup and Skin

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Wouldn't you love it if your hair always looked as if it had just been perfectly cut and styled? Have you ever wished you could figure out the most flattering makeup look for your features? Getting Gorgeous: The StepbyStep Guide to Your Best Hair, Makeup and Skin has the answers. The experts at In Style will take you every step of the way to finding the best looks and products for your skin, eyes, lips, hair, body, nails and more.

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Overview

Wouldn't you love it if your hair always looked as if it had just been perfectly cut and styled? Have you ever wished you could figure out the most flattering makeup look for your features? Getting Gorgeous: The StepbyStep Guide to Your Best Hair, Makeup and Skin has the answers. The experts at In Style will take you every step of the way to finding the best looks and products for your skin, eyes, lips, hair, body, nails and more.

Filled with famous faces, illustrated charts and stepbystep makeup application techniques, Getting Gorgeous provides quick, easy and comprehensive advice for every face shape and type. The book also features hundreds of classic beauty products that have appeared in the magazine's highly regarded annual "Best Beauty Buys" survey, which enlists more than 100 Hollywood beauty experts including dermatologists who've tested the products on themselves to determine the best goods on the market. But the real power of Getting Gorgeous is how it celebrates individual beauty. All the information in this book is offered with the understanding that everyone has a unique and compelling beauty all their own. The trick is identifying your greatest strengths and making the most of them. After all, the key to feeling great is looking your best.

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Getting Gorgeous is designed for women who know that they need a complete hair, skin, and makeup makeover. The editors of InStyle magazine have pooled their beauty expertise to create a demystifying step-by-step guide for creating the most advantageous look. Individual chapters address skin, makeup, eyes, lips, hair care, hairstyling, body, nails, teeth, fragrance and spa. From basic info and charts of the best products to in-depth Q&As, this lavishly illustrated book answers all your fundamental beauty questions. To illustrate the beauty suggestions, the editors utilize InStyle's trademark celebrity beauty tips and photos.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781932273557
  • Publisher: Time Home Entertainment, Inc
  • Publication date: 10/15/2004
  • Edition description: REV
  • Pages: 192
  • Product dimensions: 9.25 (w) x 10.25 (h) x 1.25 (d)

Table of Contents

Contents 4
Introduction 8
Know Thyself
Shop Smartly
Skin Care 10
Skin Basics
Skin-Care Regimens
Skin Savers
Professional Cosmetic Procedures
Facials
Q&A
Hair Care 96
Hair Basics
Shampoo & Conditioner
A Great Cut
Flattering Cuts for Different Face Shapes
Bangs
Hair Color
Doing It Yourself
Q&A
Hairstyling 118
Styling Products & Tools
Blow-Out Basics
Curly vs. Straight
At Home & Professional
Updos
Hair Emergencies
Q&A
Body 142
Cleanse
Soaps
Exfoliate & Moisturize
Hair Removal
Sun Protection
Self-Tanner
Q&A
Skin-Enhancing Makeup 32
Foundation
Concealer
Powder
Highlighting Makeup
Blush
Q&A
Eyes 52
Brows
Mascara
Eyeliner Eye Shadow
Four Key Looks
Q&A
Lips 82
Healthy Lips
Lip Color
A Rich, Flawless Mouth in Two Steps
Lip Shape
Failsafe Shades
Q&A
Nails 162
Nail Solutions
Tools
Classic Manicures & Pedicures
Choosing Colors
Making It Last
Nail Health
Q&A
Teeth 174
Healthy Smile
At Home & Professional Teeth Lightening
Breath
Q&A
Fragrance 182
Secret of Scent
Structure of Scent
Fragrance Formulations
Fragrance Families
Q&A
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