The festive season is on, and pretty soon you will find yourself searching for beauty videos on post-festive skin and hair care. Yes, with work from home still going strong for many of you, it is just natural that the endless scrolling on Instagram or YouTube for beauty inspiration became a bed-time habit. While you are at it why not catch up with some reading as well. If you are looking for books on beauty to binge-read then look no further. From informative reads to notable histories, there are a lot of great books on the topic of beauty and self-care. To make it easier for you, we’ve rounded up the top five that we believe are worth your time. Read on to find out!
Unleash Your Creativity
Making Faces: Written by Kevin Aucoin, one of America’s most popular makeup artists, it’s filled with photographs. There are plenty of expert makeup tips that you can try on yourself. This book will convince you that makeup is truly an art form. There are also some of Kevin’s hilarious anecdotes that will keep you amused!
SELF-CARE – So important, now more than ever!
The Makeup of a Confident Woman: In this book, Trish McEvoy’s motivates women to take time for their beauty and teaches them the skills, tricks, and tips to perfect their makeup application. The opening chapter is a call to action for women around the world to remember the importance of self-care.
But First, Skin Care
The Skincare Bible: With its Instagrammable pink cover, The Skincare Bible is the next best thing in the world of beauty! By myth-busting product claims, Dr Anjali Mahto simplifies the process of skin care, breaks down the skin care ingredients you’ve never understood and offers simple advice for common skin conditions.
Staying Beautiful Inside Out
Eat Beautiful: This book is all about paying attention to what you’re putting in your body. Renowned makeup artist Wendy Rowe gives you a lowdown on all the food that will give you beautiful radiant skin. A great pick-me-up if au naturel is your thing!
Becoming Your Best Self
The Happiness Code: It can be difficult to rediscover happiness and its importance if we are trapped in various stressors in life like work, relationships and all that is in between. Domonique Bertolucci’s book shows you the way to unlock your inner peace and 10 keys to being the best you can be. Now, who doesn’t want to be the best version of themselves, right?
Now that you have the list, get ready to binge-read and get inspired. After all, the peace of mind you get from reading a book is beyond comparison.