Bobbi Brown: Living Beauty
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Bobbi Brown began the trend toward natural-looking cosmetics with a simple philosophy: Women want to look and feel like themselves, only prettier and more confident. Today, top editors at elite fashion magazines--including In Style, Vogue, Allure, and Harpers Bazaar--revere her, and celebrities and millions of regular women throughout the world swear by her beauty advice. Now Bobbi Brown has written THE book redefining beauty for women over 40, BOBBI BROWN LIVING BEAUTY. In this refreshing look at beauty and aging, Bobbi offers specific makeup tricks for a stunning face--showing how makeup can solve most of the flaws that many women go under the knife to fix. In fact, the right makeup can create an even skin tone, lift the cheeks, plump a smile...even take years off any woman's face. The key is to use makeup to enhance each woman's best features and showcase her natural beauty. With step-by-step makeup instructions and quotes from beautiful women like Marcia Gay Harden, Vera Wang, Susan Sarandon, and Lorraine Bracco, Bobbi Browns natural, celebratory approach to aging will enlighten and inspire women everywhere.
powder. Eye-shader brush This wide brush, which is shaped to cover the entire eye area, makes it quick and easy to apply light eye-shadow base. Lip brush The small, firm bristles of this tapered brush make it easier to apply darker lip colors with precision. After lining lips, use this brush to soften and blend lip pencil lines. Brow-groomer brush Use this toothbrush-style brush to comb brows into place for a polished look. CARING FOR YOUR BRUSHES With proper care, a good set of brushes
powder when I travel, since it’s more portable. Use a velour puff to apply the powder and dust off any excess with a powder brush. Apply a fair amount of powder if skin is oily. Dust it just around the forehead, nose, and chin if skin feels dry. Step by Step to Simple Beauty GUNILLA WITHOUT MAKEUP A few easy steps and the right products were all Gunilla needed to bring out her natural beauty. CONCEALER / FOUNDATION / POWDER I used yellow-toned concealer to cover the pink under
double-lining eyes. Using a dry eyeliner brush, apply dark powder eye shadow (dark brown, gray or charcoal) as close to the base of the lashes as possible; the line should be thick and smudgy. Repeat the process, this time with the brush slightly dampened. Use a stamping motion to draw a thinner line. ______ Perfectly Framed Makeup Tips for Eyeglasses Wearers Wearing glasses draws plenty of attention to your eyes, so it’s best to keep your eye makeup simple. If you overdo your eye makeup,
skin from hair dye, apply a heavy cream or Vaseline along the hairline and on ears. After mixing dye, apply it immediately to hair (processing time starts the moment you mix the dye). Work dye through hair a small section at a time, making sure to saturate individual hairs from root to tip. Bobbi—What can a woman do to make her color last longer? Mario—Avoid prolonged sun exposure and chlorinated swimming pool water—both fade color. Don’t overwash your hair; shampooing two to three times a week
people, try a group class at a gym. On the other hand, if you often seek time alone, you may prefer working out at home or on the machines at the gym (an iPod with upbeat music will keep you working longer). Schedule your workouts for the week and commit to them in the same way that you commit to work meetings or plans with friends and family. An exercise routine is easier to stick to when the time is already accounted for on your calendar. And since life sometimes throws curveballs, cut