Book- Making Faces

Kevyn Aucoin

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4.4

102 reviews

81%
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4.3/5
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5.0
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17 years ago

This is a terrific book. It contains many useful tips for bringing out your individual beauty and has many great looks that are explained step by step. Anyone remotely interested in beauty or...

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Age19-24

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HairBrown

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5.0
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17 years ago

A truly amazing book by a true genius. Kevyn Aucoin shared his gift with the world, and he is sorely missed. This book, and it's followup "Face Forward" are chock full of tips and tricks that I...

About reviewer (328 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinDry, Fair

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EyesBrown


5.0
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17 years ago

This book is one to look into for ideas on makeup application and experimenting with various looks. I do agree with previous reviewers that many of the techniques described don't do justice to the...

About reviewer (1072 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinNormal, Medium, Warm

HairBlack, Straight, Medium

EyesBlack


3.0
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17 years ago

While some of the looks are definitely worth imitating, it's simply RIDICULOUS to believe that those flawless complexions were created with little or no foundation. And that was very frustrating...

About reviewer (85 reviews)

Age30-35

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HairBlond

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4.0
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17 years ago

This book is good at giving us a glimpse into the talent of the late Kevyn Aucoin. I found it interesting to look at, but I'm not sure if I would call it an indispensable volume (so 4 stars not 5)....

About reviewer (209 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinOther, Tan, Not Sure

HairBrown, Other, Other

EyesBrown


3.0
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17 years ago

hmmm. I sense I'm in the minority about this book. I remember taking it out from the library and being a makeup novice feeling completely overwhelemed by the entire book. I found it to be not so...

About reviewer (269 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinNormal, Other

HairBlack

EyesHazel


4.0
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17 years ago

I'm obsessed with makeup, so of course I bought this book. The photos are gorgeous, and the step-by-step instructions very clear. I find Aucoin's style a little overbearing, and wish he wouldn't...

About reviewer (456 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinSensitive, Fair, Neutral

HairBrown, Wavy, Other

EyesGreen


5.0
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17 years ago

I have bought "making face" and also "face forward" b/c of MUA members recommendation, and I am telling you, this book is worth every penny you spend on! My jaw was about to drop to the floor when...

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Age25-29

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HairOther

EyesOther


5.0
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17 years ago

AWESOME BOOK!!!!

About reviewer (214 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Cool

HairBrunette, Curly, Other

EyesBrown


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17 years ago

I've always loved makeup but this book was so inspirational to me! Kevyn Aucoin truly was a cosmetic genius and I highly respect his talent. I thought this book was slightly more practical than...

About reviewer (753 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinOther

HairBrunette

EyesBrown




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