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10-Minute Make Up (Hardback)
From Boris Entrup, the highly sought-after make-up artist working with prestige brands such as Gucci, Vivienne Westwood, Cosmopolitan, Elle and Vogue; and creating bespoke looks for the likes of Angelina Jolie and Naomi Campbell; 10 Minute Make Up provides you with the insider tips and techniques you need to create your perfect look in a matter of moments.
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Whether you are looking for a little inspiration for refining your look, want to improve your confidence or are looking to try a brand new you altogether, 10 Minute Make Up's clear step-by-step tutorials allow you to recreate gorgeous international catwalk looks for yourself. From flawless foundation to inspirational eye make-up ideas, Boris's beauty tips ensure that you make the most of your stunningly unique features.
With ideas that can easily fit into every woman's busy day, give yourself a beautiful new look in just 10 minutes.
Colour Me Beautiful (Paperback)
Looking fantastic on the outside is the ideal way to improve your confidence and have you feeling fabulous on the inside. With Colour Me Beautiful, the ultimate guide to wearing the perfect clothes for your shape, size, colouring and personality is at your fingertips.
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As the recognised leader in personal and corporate image consulting, with over 1000 studios around the world and over 30 years of experience, the consultants at Colour Me Beautiful combine expert guidance and creative flair to provide everything you will need to create an immaculate wardrobe to compliment both your beautiful features and individuality.
A must read for the fashion-conscious and those looking to looking to perfect their wardrobe for this season, Colour Me Beautiful provides all of the insight and guidance you will ever need to ensure that you never have any fashion disasters again.
Ultimate Natural Beauty Bible (Hardback)
Many beauty consumers now opt for natural products and The Ultimate Natural Beauty Bible is the must-have guide to the best available cosmetics and treatments. Written by beauty experts Josephine Fairley and Sarah Stacey, the book brings together everything a woman needs to know about feeling great, looking gorgeous and being naturally fabulous. Many health and beauty products have been reliably tested by over 2,000 women and there are even recipes to create your own organic cosmetics, along with the benefits these will provide.
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Colour Me Slimmer (Paperback)
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From the image consultants at Colour Me Beautiful, Colour Me Slimmer sets out to teach you how to analyse your body style and colouring. The paperback shows you how to make the most of your best features by wearing the right colours for the most flattering effect. An essential and invaluable guide that offers hundreds of photographs, examples, case studies and a tool kit for every occasion.
Natural Beauty (Paperback)
Most beauty products contain a variety of chemicals and, in Natural Beauty, Karen Gilbert provides a range of chemical-free pampering recipes. A natural skincare and fragrance expert, throughout the pages Karen will show you how to make your own lotions and potions using readily available natural ingredients and easy-to-follow methods. Among these recipes are those for moisturisers, masks, cleanser, scrubs, shower gels, soaps, body lotions and lip balms, bath oils and eye gels. With step-by-step instructions for every recipe, this is an essential book for those who care about keeping their skin naturally healthy.
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Beauty Oils & Butters (Paperback)
As the weather gets colder it can take a toll on your complexion, but with the hints, tips and recipes contained here you can keep yourself in the pink! The simple step-by-steps help you make delicious beauty aids at home!
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Total Detox (Paperback)
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The perfect way to improve your health both inside and out, Total Detox Plan will help you cleanse and revitalise your system so that you can see the results in just seven days. The book offers a no-nonsense programme that combines menu ideas, home treatments and a run-down of the latest spa treatments that can lead to a healthier you.
Jemma Kidd Make-up (Hardback)
Millions of women throughout the world wear make-up, but few of them have been taught how to apply it.' This is what inspired leading international make-up artist Jemma Kidd's vision for her make-up school, product line and now book, which aims to teach a new generation of women how to use the latest and best formulations and techniques. Jemma Kidd Make-up is a glamorous, contemporary yet timeless make-up book that demystifies the art of make-up and shows every woman how to enhance her best features and feel confident in her appearance, whatever her age or lifestyle. Beautifully photographed and designed, it offers expert advice in an accessible and digestible way: informative text is broken down into bite-size chunks, with quotes, top tips, insider secrets and practical step-by-step instructions. With more than 10 years' experience of working in the beauty industry, Jemma Kidd shares her professional know-how and explains her fail-safe techniques for maximizing natural beauty. While sharing insights into her life as a make-up artist, with a behind-the-scenes glimpse at the preparation that goes on before a catwalk show or a magazine shoot, Jemma explains how she works with the latest fashion trends to creates new looks and colour schemes, and shows how these sometimes extreme looks can be adapted and toned down for everyday wear. About the Author A former model and fashion stylist, Jemma Kidd has been a leading international make-up artist since 1999 and was nominated for make-up artist of the year at the Pantene awards in 2000. She has a weekly column in You magazine (Mail on Sunday).
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Style Me Vintage: Make Up (Hardback)
Vintage styles have never been more popular, with everyone from Madonna and Scarlett Johansson to Dita Von Teese indulging in retro glamour. Whether you want to a look you can wear day-to-day or one for a special outing or occasion, this must-have book has all you'll need to recreate the decadence and fun of vintage styles. Filled with step-by-step instructions, tips and techniques, and detailed photographs for make-up from the 1920s to the 1980s, Style Me Vintage Make Up provides everything you'll need to create authentic looks - whether you want to look like Marlene Dietrich, Marilyn Monroe or Madonna.
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Chic on a Shoestring (Paperback)
Mary Jane Baxter
Why throw out your old clothes when they can be transformed for very little money? With an eye for all things 'stylishly vintage', Mary Jane takes throw-away items and illustrates how they can be used to create a host of covetable clothes and accessories. An old tie can be turned into a purse, knitting needle holder, cute corsage and a belt. Silk scarves can make a return as a sexy top or skirt, and T-shirts as funky 40s-style turbans. "Chic on a Shoestring" will take you through - step-by-step - all you need to know to create fabulous clothes and accessories you actually want to wear, and provide you with lots of variations and inspiration to foster your own style. And with advice on how to find useful treasures at markets, charity shops and vintage stores, you will be making your own creations in no time.
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This title comes with 280 style ideas and step-by-step techniques. It shows you how to look salon-fabulous every day, with a complete practical guide to caring for and styling your hair, from simple styles and general haircare advice to braiding, curling and elegant up-do's. It features over 85 amazing easy-to-follow step-by-step projects reveal the secrets behind creating the perfect hairstyle, and the correct way to use wigs, accessories and hats. You can learn how to achieve fantastic smooth or textured blow-dries, ponytails, buns and plaits, as well as glamorous chignons and wedding-day hair. It includes top tips on choosing a style to suit both your face shape and your lifestyle, with a picture gallery of options for different lengths and types of hair. It features an invaluable guide to products and tools, what they are for and how to use them. Whether it's a sleek bob or a more elaborate evening do that you're after, this book shows you how to achieve perfect styling results every time. The introduction explains hair structure and biology, advises on technical services, such as perming, and how to find a style to suit your lifestyle and face shape. From tousled to silky-smooth, step-by-step projects offer a master-class on everyday finishes such as buns, backcombs and one-length sets. Quick ideas for office-to-party styles and special occasions are also covered. Packed with 280 style ideas, this guide to hair and hairstyles will have you looking gorgeous every time.
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Style Yourself (Hardback)
Style Yourself is just like advice from a personal stylist - whispered right into your ear. With mix-and-match tips, trend reports, DIY tricks and creative styling guidance from the world's hottest fashion bloggers, this unique and resourceful volume will equip you to look your own personal best all the time. Join these up-and coming international style icons, which include Susannah Lau - who was named Britain's top fashion blogger by The Telegraph - as they explore the international concept of style. With expert advice and hundreds of illustrations that will help you tell a stiletto from a slingback or a trench coat from a duffle (plus tons of examples of how to wear them), Style Yourself puts the entire world of fashion at your feet, and then helps you choose the perfect heels to put those feet in. So...what are you going to wear?
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Natural Soap (Paperback)
This new book by bestselling soapmaking author Melinda Coss focuses on natural ingredients and provides a wonderful range of recipes for bar and liquid soaps as well as creams, lotions and balms. The techniques section covers everything you need to know to create these wonderful soaps at home and all of the equipment needed is fully explained, so even a beginner could start making soap in no time. The recipes include fruit soaps, scrub bars, skin creams and flower waters, and there is even a section on special effects for a really special treat. With such a wide choice of design, colour and scent there's bound to be something here for everyone. Melinda also includes an invaluable section on running a soapmaking business, giving essential advice for anyone looking to profit from their newfound skills.
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Coleen's Real Style (Paperback)
What Coleen Rooney doesn't know about style and shopping isn't worth knowing, and she is a fashion inspiration to girls everywhere. Now she's put together a glossy, gorgeous style guide that contains everything you could EVER want to know about high-street fashion, beauty, hair and makeup, body care and style. Coleen's style guide is bursting with fashion and beauty tips to inspire and inform, showing you how to achieve a stylish, high-fashion look without spending a fortune or stepping out of the high street. Glossy and gorgeous, accessible and fun, Coleen's Real Style is your ideal high-street shopping partner: chatty, friendly, honest and open, and highly knowledgeable about fashion. It also includes fabulous 'splurge or steal' features in which Coleen shows you how to recreate a designer look on a high-street budget and is crammed with stunning photographs of Coleen's outfits and looks you can easily create yourself. Contents includes: / Creating your perfect wardrobe: must-have pieces every girl should own. Coleen shows you how to create a perfect wardrobe to enable you to build up tons of different looks without spending a fortune, including how to find that perfect pair of jeans and how to make the most of your accessories. / How to work your wardrobe: now you have the essential pieces, let Coleen show you how to make them work for you. Demonstrating how easy it is to create different looks for loads of different occasions, from beach babe and party glamour puss to festival chic chick and sexy sporty girl! / Final touches: you've created a gorgeous look, now it's time to add the finishing touches! Tying it all together, this last section shows you how to apply the finishing touches and includes chapters on hair and skin care with DIY face masks and manicures, choosing the right perfume and creating dramatic new looks with your makeup. A must for all real women out there!
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Drop Dead Beautiful (Paperback)
From Miami to Beverly Hills, from Mexico City, Acapulco and Las Vegas, LUCKY SANTANGELO is back! And so is the illegitimate son ANTHONY BONAR, of her one time Godfather and lethal enemy, ENZIO BONNATI. Lucky is preparing for the opening of her new multi-billion dollar hotel complex in Las Vegas, The Keys. But Anthony Bonar - drug lord and vicious killer - is out to stop her in any way he can. Meanwhile, MAX, Lucky's wild 16-year-old daughter, has run off to hook up with a man she met on the Internet. Instead of the gorgeous guy she thought she'd be meeting, he turns out to be an obsessed rich psycho with a deep-seated grudge against Lucky. And so the lethal games begin...
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