Don't Go to the Cosmetics Counter Without Me

Don't Go to the Cosmetics Counter Without Me

A Unique Guide to Thousands of Skin-care and Cosmetic Products, Plus the Latest Research on Keeping Skin Beautiful at Every Age

Book - 2008
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For women who want to make wise cosmetic and skin-care decisions, look beautiful and save money, Don't Go to the Cosmetics Counter without Me is a must-have, written by the only person serving as a "watchdog" of the ever-increasing $40-billion cosmetics industry. In this completely updated edition, Paula Begoun offers straightforward, specific product evaluations and an easy-to-use rating system.Don't Go to the Cosmetics Counter without Me helps women find products that make them look great without spending a fortune. It's the only book to cut through the "hype" and get straight to the facts about which products work and which are a waste of money. From drugstores and home shopping to department stores and catalogues, Begoun reviews all the major cosmetic and skin-care lines, product by product (more than 30,000 products in all).Regardless of the price tags, there are good and bad products in almost every line--and with the turn of a page, readers can get concise reviews and fast answers. A user-friendly rating system makes it easy to find items worth trying.
Publisher: Renton, Wash. : Beginning Press, c2008
Edition: 7th ed. --
ISBN: 9781877988325
Branch Call Number: 646.7042 Beg 3558ad 1
Characteristics: 1167 p. :,ill
Additional Contributors: Barron, Bryan


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elviralupsa Jan 13, 2012

One of the most comprehensive resources for beauty products out there. Each major brand is reviewed and its products explained. However some brands are missing in this edition, maybe the next one has them. If you are curious to discover new products that work it is the book to go to.

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