Sometimes all that’s needed is a cosy sofa, a big mug of tea and a good book. Sounds pretty relaxing right? Well, for the latter we have 3 recommendations to enrich your beauty knowledge.
Allure: Confessions Of A Beauty Editor - by Linda Wells
These confessions cover everything from emergency fixes, expert tips, busted beauty myths to essential makeup techniques. Linda Wells, the editor-in-chief of Allure magazine, knows a thing or two about beauty and is happy to share her knowledge in a fun and compelling way. A classic – and especially great for the beauty novice.
Makeup Your Mind: Express Yourself - by Francois Nars
Page after page of gorgeous makeup masterworks in a binder, plus clear acetate overlay to show the exact process of the application. What eye candy! This would be an amazing gift for any beauty junkie or you can just keep it for yourself … don’t worry, we won’t tell.
No More Dirty Looks - by Siobhan O'Connor
If you are into a more natural lifestyle and would like it to take a step further by learning about natural cosmetics as well – then this is a great read. It will explain the ingredients of many beauty products and explain how some might hurt the body or environment and how to avoid it. It is refreshingly non-alarmist in tone, but still, it will get you thinking. Coconut oil, here we come!