Pretty Honest: The Straight-Talking Beauty Companion (Paperback)
  • Pretty Honest: The Straight-Talking Beauty Companion (Paperback)
zoom

Pretty Honest: The Straight-Talking Beauty Companion (Paperback)

(author)
£16.99
Paperback 336 Pages / Published: 25/02/2016
  • 10+ in stock

Available

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect

A witty, wise and truthful beauty handbook for real women on what works in real life from Sali Hughes, beloved journalist and broadcaster.

'Pour yourself a drink, put on some lipstick and pull yourself together' Elizabeth Taylor

Beauty books. Exquisite coffee-table affairs featuring improbably beautiful models with wholly-unachievable-to-most women looks, product review-heavy volumes which become almost instantly outdated, or tracts of holistic mumbo jumbo, like how to make an unproven face pack from organic molasses and rough-hewn porridge oats.

Not anymore.

In Pretty Honest, Sali Hughes draws on over 20 years of wisdom, advice and expertise to show real women how to make the most of makeup's physically and emotionally transformative powers. Covering everything from teenage skin to mature beauty, botox to bridal make-up, sickness to good health, it's a work that is part instruction manual, part love letter to makeup - in a writing style that combines beauty editor, feminist and painfully funny best friend.

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780007549818
Number of pages: 336
Weight: 650 g
Dimensions: 215 x 155 x 26 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS

'Britain's best beauty writer ... This book is equal parts sass, sense, lipstick and laughs' Lauren Laverne

'If it's on my face, it's because Sali recommended it.' Caitlin Moran

'Sali is a total joy to read. She writes about beauty with love, authority and honesty. I trust her completely' Marian Keyes

'Obey Sali. She knows her stuff' India Knight

'Sali decodes beauty for any woman with smart, simple and practical advice' Bobbi Brown

'Basically your BFF in book form ... what Sali doesn't know about beauty wouldn't fill a Chanel powder compact ... everyone in your life would benefit from a copy' Grazia

'It covers everything ... and is full of knowledge, tips and how-tos that even the most seasoned cosmetics pro can learn from' ViviannaDoesMakeup

'I can't imagine anyone not finding this book useful; whether you're a seasoned cosmetics addict or a total beauty disaster-zone you'll be hooked from the very first sentence' AModelRecommends

'OK I'll make this quick. If you are female and have skin you need this book' Caroline Hirons

You may also be interested in...

Making Candles and Soaps For Dummies
Added to basket
Curly Girl
Added to basket
£11.99
Paperback
I Love My Hair!
Added to basket
The Body Image Workbook
Added to basket
Perfumes
Added to basket
£16.99
Paperback
The Ultimate Visual Guide to Hairstyles
Added to basket
Essence and Alchemy
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
Essential Oils for Beginners
Added to basket
French Women Don't Get Facelifts
Added to basket
Haircutting For Dummies
Added to basket
Beauty and Cosmetics 1550 to 1950
Added to basket
100 Organic Skincare Recipes
Added to basket

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.