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Makeup Your Mind : Express Yourself (Hardcover) (Francois Nars)

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From François Nars, one of the most respected and imitated cosmetics designers in fashion today, comes a totally new, revolutionary instruction manual on makeup for today’s woman. Established in 1994 by renowned cosmetics designer François Nars, NARS Cosmetics is one of the most recognizable and coveted cosmetics and skin-care brands, with a huge international following. Nars’s visionary approach to makeup and innovation within the industry has forever changed the face of beauty. Here Nars combines his expertise in makeup and photography to create a makeover manual that transforms the application of makeup into the ultimate form of self-expression. The book celebrates Nars’s unrivaled vision as a makeup artist, providing visual and textual narratives of his cosmetic process, inspiring readers to re-create his lessons on their own, and featuring examples of the newest, freshest looks and color palettes popular today. Employing Nars’s own before and after makeover photographs of a variety of models of all different ages, races, and skin tones—and combining these images with the designer’s instructional sketches on transparent overlays—this volume is the definitive do-it-yourself guide for anyone interested in the transformative power of cosmetics.
From Fran231;ois Nars, one of the most respected and imitated cosmetics designers in fashion today, comes a totally new, revolutionary instruction manual on makeup for today8217;s woman. Established in 1994 by renowned cosmetics designer Fran231;ois Nars, NARS Cosmetics is one of the most recognizable and coveted cosmetics and skin-care brands, with a huge international following. Nars8217;s visionary approach to makeup and innovation within the industry has forever changed the face of beauty. Here Nars combines his expertise in makeup and photography to create a makeover manual that transforms the application of makeup into the ultimate form of self-expression. The book celebrates Nars8217;s unrivaled vision as a makeup artist, providing visual and textual narratives of his cosmetic process, inspiring readers to re-create his lessons on their own, and featuring examples of the newest, freshest looks and color palettes popular today. Employing Nars8217;s own before and after makeover photographs of a variety of models of all different ages, races, and skin tones8212;and combining these images with the designer8217;s instructional sketches on transparent overlays8212;this volume is the definitive do-it-yourself guide for anyone interested in the transformative power of cosmetics.
Genre: Health + Wellness
Sub-Genre: Beauty + Grooming
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Random House Inc
Author: Francois Nars
Language: English
Street Date: April 19, 2011
TCIN: 13297074
UPC: 9780847836451
Item Number (DPCI): 247-05-6504

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