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Dave Lackie is editor-in-chief and founder of Beauty Departure, luxury beauty's newest digital magazine. He oversees a team of editors and contributors around the world who report on the latest global trends, innovations and designers. The leading-edge publication combines world-class editorial and sumptuous design.
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Beauty Rules
Bobbi Brown - 2010-01-01
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Discover age-appropriate makeup tips, style secrets, and self-esteem boosters in this definitive beauty book by famed makeup artist Bobbi Brown. Through hundreds of real girls' photos, celebrity role models, and step-by-step techniques, learn how to emphasize natural beauty and keep any skin type flawless. Inspiring makeovers for school, parties, interviews, and more await in Beauty Rules, the ultimate guide for teens and twenty-somethings looking to elevate their beauty routine.
Dave Lackie
@salsachoclab I completely agree about the choice, Sarah. It is a challenge to figure them all out. Has your daughter read Beauty Rules by Bobbi Brown? Best beauty book for teens ever!!!      source
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The Secret of Scent
Adventures in Perfume and the Science of Smell
Luca Turin - 2006-11-07
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The Secret of Scent explores the scientific mystery of why different molecules have different smells. Luca Turin delves into the two competing theories of scent and pays homage to the scientists who have contributed to the field. With its captivating approach to science via art, this book is perfect for anyone who has ever been fascinated by the science of scents.
Dave Lackie
This is one of the most fascinating fragrance books I’ve ever seen. It’s a science book that reads like a mystery novel. Author Luca Turin shares his scientific passion for fragrance. #scentlodge @scentlodge      source
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The Art of Wearable Flowers
Floral Rings, Bracelets, Earrings, Necklaces, and More (How to Make 40 Fresh Floral Accessories, Flower Jewelry Book)
Susan McLeary - 2020-03-03
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Discover the secrets to creating stunning floral accessories that you can wear with The Art of Wearable Flowers. This guide features 40 floral wearables, including a succulent ring, hyacinth hoop earrings, petal necklaces, headpieces, bracelets, corsages, and headbands. With easy-to-follow instructions and step-by-step photographs, renowned floral artist Susan McLeary shares her expertise on tools, design techniques, and plant care. Elevate any outfit with natural beauty and make a show-stopping appearance at weddings, parties, or any special occasion. Perfect for brides, florists, crafters, and flower stylists alike.
Dave Lackie
Do you need a beauty distraction? Here is a fascinating book that showcases how flowers can we worn as jewelry. I once worked on a project in Hollywood with a top event planner who used to do this for his events. He'd then spritz with a floral perfume just before wearing.      source
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Face Paint
The Story of Makeup
Lisa Eldridge - 2015-10-13
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Discover the history and evolution of makeup in Face Paint by Lisa Eldridge. From ancient Egyptian and Classical times to Hollywood's golden era, Eldridge explores the practical and creative reasons behind makeup's use. She also delves into the materials used over generations and iconic looks that people emulate. This engaging history of style doubles as a social history of women, offering insight into their lives through the impact of makeup.
Dave Lackie
Looking for a beauty book to start off the New Year with? @Lisa_Eldridge 's Face Paint is a fascinating history of makeup and beauty from Egyptian and Classical times through the Victorian age and the golden age of Hollywood. It's a really interesting read. #protip      source