Beauty/Fashion Books You Need In Your Life

Capture Your Style – Aimee Song


Up Your Instagame’

‘With 3 million Instagram fans and counting, Aimee Song knows a thing or two about taking the perfect Instagram photo. In Capture Your Style, Song reveals the secrets behind creating the ultimate feed and breaks down the technical and editorial essentials for creating an account that will draw thousands of followers to earn you likes and brand attention. Organised by lifestyle categories, including fashion, travel, food, décor and more, the book presents the best apps and filters for processing photos, improving your voice and capturing your story on Instagram. There is also how-to information for propping and styling food and fashion photos. Whether you re launching a career or simply sharing a gorgeous meal with your friends, Capture Your Style empowers you to become a master mobile photographer and shows you how to turn everyday moments into Instagold.’


Love x Style x Life – Garance Doré


‘A fashion A-lister, beloved by top fashion editors and aspiring fashionistas alike, she takes a candid and self-deprecating approach that’s thoroughly unique.

Part-style guide, part-visual diary, part-intimate look into the world of one of fashion’s most powerful influencers, Garance surprises us with her candour and intimacy, blending deeply personal storytelling with her unmistakable photos and illustrations in a unique narrative journey.

Infused with her honest and authentic writing, eclecticism and the wild, passionate spirit of her native Corsica, the book is a backstage pass behind fashion’s frontlines, peppered with Garance’s French-girl-next-door wit and advice on everything from mixing Zara with Chanel, to capturing the true essence of chic to pursuing a life and career that you love.

This is a charmingly addictive read that will inspire you to discover and cultivate a chic that is all your own.’



Beauty – Lauren Conrad


‘Filled with everything from tips on finding the right skin care regime to how to perfect Lauren’s signature winged liner, Lauren Conrad Beauty is the book for all of Lauren’s many fans and for any girl or woman looking for pointers from one of Hollywood’s most relatable yet glamorous stars. And with dozens of photographs of Lauren and other models, it has never been easier to re-create her look at home.

Whether she’s in front of the camera or behind the scenes, style icon Lauren Conrad has spent years learning from the pros and perfecting her look, and now she’s sharing all her beauty secrets.

In her first guide dedicated exclusively to beauty, Lauren covers everything you need to know to maximize your own beauty potential. From tips for creating a strong foundation and maintaining healthy skin and hair through diet, exercise, and all-around wellness to everyday makeup techniques and tricks of the trade for special-occasion looks, Lauren Conrad Beauty provides the advice you’ve been waiting for. Lauren’s personal anecdotes and illustrated step-by-step lessons for makeup, hair, and nails will have you looking great day or night.’



Makeup Manual – Bobbi Brown


‘This is the book that makeup fans have been waiting for – Bobbi Brown’s twenty-five-plus years of makeup styling experience distilled into one complete, gorgeous book. Bobbi looks at everything from skincare basics to every aspect of facial makeup – from how to find the right colour and type of foundation for any skin tone to how to apply every detail of eye makeup (brows, eyeliner, eye shadow and eyelashes) no matter the eye colour and shape. Of course there are never-before-seen tips on blush, bronzer, lip liners, lipstick and more. And Bobbi looks beyond the face with informative chapters on head-to-toe beauty and the science of skin.’



The Glam Guide – Fleur De Force


‘Fleur De Force started making YouTube videos in 2009 out of a passion for everything beauty and fashion related. What began as a fun hobby quickly turned into something much bigger, and she’s spent the past five years seeking out the best products, top tips and easiest ways for us all to look and feel more fabulous. In The Glam Guide she shares all of her secrets and discoveries so whether you’re looking for makeup tips, wardrobe cheats, first-date pointers or healthy lifestyle motivation, this is the book for you.’



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43 thoughts on “Beauty/Fashion Books You Need In Your Life

      1. Also came here to suggest the Kevyn Aucoin books. They came out a very long time ago, but they are timeless and still relevant. That’s how forward thinking he was about makeup.

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      1. Don’t you dare be nervous!! Your Brooke Clarke for god’s sake 🙂 Your gonna smash it!! Keep saying your nervous and you’ll be nervous. Keep saying you’ll be fab and you’ll be fab!! Everyone has a first day so if anyone upsets you, you come see me 🙂 xxx

        Fingers crossed for you over here for sure!! Onwards and upwards!!

        Im getting the head down myself in work, our busy period is rolling in fast and the weeks are FLYING by!! Good and bad thing I think! Other than that all good, nothing major… Halloween is coming and mega excited for that!!!

        Looking forward to hearing all about your start back!! Good luck xxxxx

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      2. Ahhh thank you so much!!! I’m excited to start doing something ‘normal’ with my days, but they’ve demoted me for a short time so I can build myself up again, so i’ve got to try and take my manger head off haha!

        I bloody love halloween! I’m already thinking about the makeup looks I want to create haha!

        Thank you so much though, it really means a lot! Fingers crossed your works calms down soon! xxxxxxxx

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      3. Ha ha ha what’s normal??!! That may not be a bad thing… Ease you in… I think that’s kinda nice of em… Thinking of you and removing stress for the beginning….It’s tough alright but I’m sure you’ll be fine!! No doubt you’ve handled a whole lot more crap than this!! ❤️
        Oh god you need to share them asap!!!

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