The Make-up Manual: Your beauty guide for brows, eyes, skin, lips and more (Hardcover)
A comprehensive make-up manual that details all aspects of make-up application, solutions to common problems, as well as tips and tricks for perfecting your look every time.
Starting with Skin Secrets, make-up artist Lisa Potter-Dixon teaches you everything you need to know about skincare and perfecting your base. In Beautiful Brows, Lisa explains how to enhance your brows, before styling a Natural, Full, Ombre, and Feathered look. In Go with the Glow, she explains why we add color and takes a look at Contouring, Strobing, Blushing, and Bronzing. In The Eyes Have It, things really get interesting, with looks for Smoky, Colorful, Nude, Smudged, and Glittery Eyes. And in Luscious Lips, Lisa helps you understand the difference between types of lipsticks, pencils, glosses, and all that's in between before teaching you how to achieve the perfect lip, no matter what your style. Finally, Lisa offers up Looks to Dazzle, from Extreme Glitter to using sequins, feathers, and transfers, as well as enhancing your look with accessories. Whether you’re looking for a fun and youthful, elegant and sophisticated or one-off look, Lisa will show you how to make the most of your facial features and complexion in this Make-up Manual.
About the Author
Lisa Potter-Dixon is Head Make-up and Trend Artist and Brow Expert for Benefit Cosmetics. A regular on the London Fashion Week scene, she has styled looks for Matthew Williamson. Her work has appeared in print and online for ‘Elle’, ‘Glamour’ and ‘Red’ magazines, as well as the ‘Telegraph’. She regularly appears on TV, promoting Benefit products on QVC and performing makeovers on ‘Lorraine’ (ITV) and her clients include Editor-in-chief of ‘Elle’ UK, Lorraine Candy. Lisa lives in London, UK and this is her first book. Benefit Cosmetics was founded in San Francisco in 1976. The action-packed, beauty brand offering quick fix solutions for every gal's beauty dilemmas. Famous for high quality iconic products with clever names, compelling packaging and innovative formulas, Benefit has grown into a global brand that continues to captivate women of all ages with unique shopping experiences like the Benefit Brow Bar. With over 2,000 locations in over 30 countries, it is one of the world’s biggest make up brands.