Book - Bobbi Brown Beauty: The Ultimate Beauty Resource

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3.3

49 reviews

57%
would repurchase
3.8/5
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2.0
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3 years ago

I agree with many other reviewers who say that this book is boring and she condescendingly pushes her opinions on to others. Considering this is a beginner's book, I found that the techniques were...

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Age19-24

SkinDry, Dark

HairBlack

EyesBrown



5.0
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3 years ago

The first makeup manual I purchased so many years ago. Bobbi, through her books and videos, taught me how to love my own features and how to make the most of them with natural makeup, and I've...

About reviewer (103 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinNormal, Fair, Cool

HairBlond, Curly, Fine

EyesBlue


2.0
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11 years ago

although i did enjoy reading this book. i felt it didnt really deserve to be called a make up book as she rarely gave techniques on how to apply the right make up but rather just preached about...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

AgeUnder 18

SkinAcne-prone, Fair-Medium

HairBlond

EyesOther


1.0
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12 years ago

I really hated this book. Okay, let me rant by saying I got the impression from BB that she is the only MA who's opinion mattered and what she said had to go. I felt like she was pushing her...

About reviewer (349 reviews)

AgeUnder 18

SkinOily, Olive, Warm

HairBrunette, Wavy, Coarse

EyesBrown


4.0
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12 years ago

Having never used makeup myself before college (the strong smell of a lot of my mother's stuff turned me off as a child) I found this book a really good general introduction to beauty in that it...

About reviewer (13 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinOily, Fair-Medium

HairBlack

EyesBrown


2.0
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13 years ago

I agree with priya2006. After reading this I felt like throwing some yellow powder right at BB. For ages I bought into the 'yellow undertones for everyone' philosophy. I now realize that it was...

About reviewer (49 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinDry, Fair

HairBlond

EyesBlue


3.0
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14 years ago

First of all I didn't but the book, got it on loan from the library. Anyways BB should add another B for "BORING". Sure I agree that she gives you good basic tips on beauty [that made go duh and...

About reviewer (41 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinNormal, Tan

HairBlack

EyesBrown


2.0
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15 years ago

Aesthetically, I like this book, I like some of the photos and I like the clear layout. When it comes to the actual information though it seems dated - Bobbi is so preachy - yes, everyone knows...

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Age25-29

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HairBrunette

EyesBrown


4.0
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15 years ago

Great book for practical advice. Bobbi Brown's work is inspirational. I also love how she shows a variety of people in her book - from teenagers to mature women and addresses the issue of ethnicity.

About reviewer (123 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinOily, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBlack, Straight, Coarse

EyesBrown


5.0
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15 years ago

I said I would buy this again even though I won't have to. So many people just look at the buy again column and make their decisions to try a product based on those percentages. Anyway this book...

About reviewer (87 reviews)

Age25-29

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HairBrunette

EyesBrown



2.0
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3 years ago

I agree with many other reviewers who say that this book is boring and she condescendingly pushes her opinions on to others. Considering this is a beginner's book, I found that the techniques were...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinDry, Dark

HairBlack

EyesBrown



5.0
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3 years ago

The first makeup manual I purchased so many years ago. Bobbi, through her books and videos, taught me how to love my own features and how to make the most of them with natural makeup, and I've...

About reviewer (103 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinNormal, Fair, Cool

HairBlond, Curly, Fine

EyesBlue


2.0
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11 years ago

although i did enjoy reading this book. i felt it didnt really deserve to be called a make up book as she rarely gave techniques on how to apply the right make up but rather just preached about...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

AgeUnder 18

SkinAcne-prone, Fair-Medium

HairBlond

EyesOther


1.0
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12 years ago

I really hated this book. Okay, let me rant by saying I got the impression from BB that she is the only MA who's opinion mattered and what she said had to go. I felt like she was pushing her...

About reviewer (349 reviews)

AgeUnder 18

SkinOily, Olive, Warm

HairBrunette, Wavy, Coarse

EyesBrown


4.0
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12 years ago

Having never used makeup myself before college (the strong smell of a lot of my mother's stuff turned me off as a child) I found this book a really good general introduction to beauty in that it...

About reviewer (13 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinOily, Fair-Medium

HairBlack

EyesBrown




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