Get Positively Beautiful

Get Positively Beautiful

The Ultimate Guide to Looking and Feeling Gorgeous

Book - 2008
Average Rating:
3
1
Rate this:
Baker & Taylor
A makeup artist from "What Not to Wear" combines self-help advice and beauty techniques in a guide that shares tips on how to embrace a positive and customized beauty philosophy.

Hachette Book Group
According to a recent study, only 2% of women describe themselves as 'beautiful.' (Dove Global Study 'The Real Truth About Beauty: A Global Report', 2004) The media instructs women how to 'look ten years younger,' 'cover up wrinkles,' or 'get fuller, plumper lips.' And even makeup products play off womens' insecurities, promising to conceal perceived flaws, define cheekbones, or make eyelashes fuller and longer. The underlying message? That there's something inherently wrong with the way women look and that they have to spend time, money, and energy keeping up with all the ways they should 'fix' themselves.

In GET POSITIVELY BEAUTIFUL, makeup artist Carmindy from TLC's hit program What Not to Wear shows you how to change your mindset from negative fault-finding to a positive beauty philosphy. You learn how to find and focus on your best features and how to combat negative thoughts about your appearance. Carmindy demonstrates easy makeup techniques for eyes, brows, lashes, lips, cheeks, and skin, and how to adapt looks to different weather conditions and 'beauty moods.'

Baker
& Taylor

A makeup artist from What Not to Wear combines self-help advice and beauty techniques to challenge women to disregard media messages that make them feel inherently flawed, in a guide that shares tips on how to embrace a positive and customized beauty philosophy.

Publisher: New York : Center Street, c2008
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781599951430
1599951436
Branch Call Number: 646.72 CAR
Characteristics: 221 p. :,col. ill., col. ports. ;,27 cm.

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

MissYuppie Sep 19, 2013

I love her because she wants women to focus on their inner beauty while helping them realize make-up is just for fun!!

cooking_girl Mar 07, 2011

carmindy gives practical easy tips

r
reader03
Jan 17, 2011

what i liked about this book was that it focused not only on makeup, but on how to feel good about yourself all the time.

Notices

Add Notices

_
_thisisnotnina_
Oct 25, 2016

Other: WARNING!!!! This book does include horrible beauty tips!! Do not read unless you have to

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at FVRL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top