Making Faces

Making Faces

Book - 1997
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Baker & Taylor
A successful makeup artist to the stars offers an illustrated guide that presents his makeup hints and tricks

Blackwell North Amer
For more than a decade, Kevyn Aucoin has been the makeup artist of choice for fashion and entertainment royalty. But Kevyn believes that makeup gives everyone the power to transform themselves and try out new personas. His new book, Making Faces, starts with unbeatable tips on the basics of makeup application and technique. Then he shows you how to use these fundamentals in all kinds of interesting and unconventional ways, with step-by-step directions for dozens of different looks. Making Faces also features instructional full-color sketches with each face, a gallery of noncelebrity transformations, and, of course, fabulous images of more than a score of stars and supermodels as you've never seen them before. If you want to look your best, be creative, try some new ideas - and have fun doing it - Kevyn Aucoin's Making Faces is the book for you.

& Taylor

A successful makeup artist to the stars presents more of his makeup hints and tricks in an illustrated guide that serves as a follow-up to his previous The Art of Makeup. 150,000 first printing. Tour.

Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, c1997
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780316286862
Characteristics: 159 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 32 cm


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Aug 17, 2012

One of the best books on make-up out there. It was terribly sad to learn that Aucoin died some years ago; he seemed like not only a fantastic make-up artist but a genuinely amazing person, too.


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