For the first time on Cosmetics By Cortney I’m featuring a book review:The Bobbi Brown Makeup Maual will be helpful to anyone practicing makeup. As the book states, it was written for everyone from beginner to pro.
[See the Video here Including Photos!]
I found this book so helpful because of the attention to detail. There are so many looks in this book to try out along with step by step instructions and how-to’s. When I first opened this book, I was instantly hooked because of the beautiful pictures. If you hadn’t already guessed, i’m obsessed with color so this was a must have
Aside from the visual appeal, the photos help a lot when you are trying to duplicate a look or purchase the right item.
Below you’ll find some of my favorites features for Beginners and Pros:
Tools: Extensive information on what tools to use and what they do
Makeup Kits: Everything from your everyday makeup bag to your gym bag
Shopping for Supplies: What to purchase and how to shop for it
Care & Maintenance: Keep those tools in pristine condition
Skincare Basics: Learn your skin type and how to take care of it
Face Prep for Makeup: Get ready for application
Makeup for Teens: Age appropriate makeup
[Related: How To Take Care of Your Skin Type]
Breaking Into the Business
Special Makeup Applications
Bridal/ Special Occasion Makeup: Appropriate makeup for all types of events
Advanced Makeup Applications: Learn how to perfect those elusive makeup looks you see in magazines
Working with Celebrities: A guide for working in the big leagues
Makeup for Magazines: Need I say more?
History of Makeup: Useful and interesting for many reasons
I hope you’ll give this book a try. Please comment below with a book you especially like ;D