Making Faces Beauty Book contour, face and eye palette brings to life Kevyn Aucoin’s New York Times #1 best seller, Making Faces. Free shipping. Making FacesQUICK VIEW Face Forward QUICK VIEW “Everybody’s Different, and that is the essence of their beauty.” Kevyn Aucoin, Faceforward HIS WORK. In their typical book format, Kevyn Aucoin’s Making Faces Beauty Book combines a selection of modern, travel-friendly makeup looks. Split into.

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Making Faces

Description In Making Faces, make-up artist Kevyn Aucoin shares his secrets, explaining not only the basics of make-up application and technique but also how to use those fundamentals sometimes in unconventional ways to create a wide range of different looks.

View all 17 comments. It would also be nice if there were helpful little tips and bullet points along the way, but i suppose that didn’t really become a trend until the ‘s.

The main characters of the book are Fern Taylor and Ambrose Young. This is a makeup book that shows specific kinds of makeup jobs, most of them very dramatic. From everyday and glamorous looks Kevyn Aucoin did on his friends, to the iconic looks of the 20th century: At first glance you may be surprised to see that he’s worked on Audrey Hepburn and Marilyn Monroe It’s a far cry from anything he could do before he passed away, but I felt like sharing for the sake of the review.

This book is great for beginners ,evyn want to get a brief but informative look into the makeup industry.

It makes me sad to know he has since passed away – he had genius talent and most of all a wonderful nature, as comes across in this book.

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Maybe if I ever redo this look I’ll update the picture, but for now that’s all. That’s not what makes the book so valuable to me. I was blown away by the transformations he made with so few beauty products. If you ever wondered about the “art” part of the word of “makeup ARTist”, this is your tome. Such an excellent book on applying make-up with beautiful pictures and simple, straightforward methods that even I can do!

Making Faces by Kevyn Aucoin

I’m telling you, you’ll learn so much! Ia percaya bahwa make up adalah untuk menonjolkan kecantikan perempuan yang telah ada, bukan untuk menonjolkan make up itu sendiri.

However, the step-by-step instructions are done using drawings, and I think it would be easier to follow the directions if there was a picture with each step like in Bobbi Brown’s book. The obvious aim of this book is to show people how to apply make up, which it does very well. I’m not sure how many times I’ve read this This book and I go back.

This book shouldn’t be your sole source as a beginner in make-up or you can get confused but it should be jevyn your top 5 make-up books you should have. See and discover other items: Lists with This Book. I do not regret buying this book one bit.

Kevyn’s advise and guidance is used by many of today’s MUAs and Internet makeup gurus. I read this book because my mom read it and strongly recommended it. I’m a little conflicted about counting this as “read”, because bg largely pictures. Today his work is still just as relevant as it was since the year Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.

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I personally love this book also because I am starting to draw my own facecharts and this help me to see how an expert like Kevin represent a makeup look with the pencil. The book was filled with regular, everyday women also – women of all colors and nationalities, enhancing their uniqueness with his talent and showing how to get said looks. He like Rita was beautiful but he makjng out who was really writing the letters to him he was upset.


But in time auucoin learned to love her as much, if not more, than she had loved him all those years. Ambrose Young was tall and muscular with long luxurious hair that brushed his shoulders.

Mar 20, Shellie rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: America’s preeminent makeup artist shares his secrets, explaining not only the basics of makeup application and technique but also how to use the fundamentals to create a wide range of different looks. My biggest concern here is my eyebrows. So many beauty resources aimed at trans women seek to assimilate us into a cisheteronormative view of beauty; we are enticed with the promise that we too, if we learn ho A friend gave me this book when I first came out 12 years ago.

Being more of a sunscreen and lipgloss kind of woman today, I think I should go get this book again just for the pleasant nostalgia. I gave my copy to my niece once Kevyn taught me the ways of contouring and perfect smoky eye shadow.

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Jan 19, Fareesa rated it liked it. I’ve never completed one of amking looks featured in the book. Paperbackpages. Customers who bought this item also bought. Great for anyone who wants to toss everything they’ve learned, and learn it correctly.