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Get Your Geek On: 8 Of The Best Books You Can Read On Beauty

Get Your Geek On: 8 Of The Best Books You Can Read On Beauty
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Sali Hughes
Anjali Mahto
Dr Jaishree Sharad
Vasudha Rai
Shiva Rose
jess Arnaudin
Pratima Raichur
Bobbi Brown

Today, skincare and makeup are things that are aggressively advertised in the market. They're up on hoardings, have dedicated stores and kiosks for them, advertised on televisions and can be easily bought on the internet. In a nutshell, they're extremely popular and to some, an expensive hobby. Whether you use beauty products or not, it's important to learn more about them. Blind consumerism is the worst kind of consumerism and the only way to triumph out of it is to be as informed as possible. The best part is that information is just a click away. For those who prefer books over watching beauty documentaries on the internet, we've got that covered for you too!

Books On Beauty To Read When You’re Stuck At Home

Think of house arrest against COVID-19 as an opportunity to catch up on reading. Trust us, this list will not disappoint. 

Pretty Honest: The Straight-Talking Beauty Companion

Sali Hughes
Pretty Honest: The Straight-Talking Beauty Companion Kindle Edition
INR 425 AT Amazon
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This book is written by Sali Hughes and is intended to show real women how to make the most of makeup's physical and emotionally transformative powers. The book touches topics like understanding teenage skin, important beauty habits, botox and bridal makeup. While the book is informative and pro-feminism, it also has a humouristic touch to it. 

The Skincare Bible

Anjali Mahto
The Skincare Bible
INR 473 AT Amazon
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There's a lot of beauty content available on the internet and on magazines, however, not of all of it may be factually correct. Which is why you should turn to Dr Mahto's skincare bible! From morning to night-time skincare routines to dealing with acne, pigmentation and rosacea - this book has all the answers. 

Honey & Vanilla Gel Body Wash

INR 499 AT POPxo

Skin Rules: Your 6-week Plan to Radiant Skin

Dr Jaishree Sharad
Skin Rules: Your 6-week Plan to Radiant Skin
INR 234 AT Amazon
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Dr Jaishree Sharad is one of India's top Cosmetic Dermatologists and her book is a treat to read. It's simple to read, informative and easy to understand. The book covers almost everything in depth like learning to identify your skin type, acquainting yourself with beauty terms on labels and getting familiar with the latest advancements in skin care treatments - you'll definitely enjoy reading this book. 

Glow: Indian Foods, Recipes and Rituals for Beauty, Inside and Out

Vasudha Rai
Glow: Indian Foods, Recipes and Rituals for Beauty, Inside and Out
INR 256 AT Amazon
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According to Vasudha Rai, it's possible to use makeup to fake great skin, however, one can be truly radiant when they nourish their bodies from within. What you eat affects your skin and this book will tell you what to eat to ensure beauty inside and out. With the help of Indian remedies, this book will also teach you how to build immunity, brighten and clarify your skin. 

Whole Beauty: Natural Rituals and Recipes for Lifelong Beauty, Inside and Out

Shiva Rose
Whole Beauty: Natural Rituals and Recipes for Lifelong Beauty, Inside and Out
INR 1,442 AT Amazon
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You've probably heard the term 'holistic beauty' but haven't gotten yourself familiar with it. This book will teach you all about it! Written by Hollywood actress, Shiva Rose, this book encourages its readers to follow Ayurvedic practices and create mindful rituals for themselves. 

Plant-Based Beauty: The Essential Guide to Detoxing Your Beauty Routine Hardcover

jess Arnaudin
Plant-Based Beauty: The Essential Guide to Detoxing Your Beauty Routine Hardcover
INR 401 AT Amazon
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Author, Jess Arnaudin, aims to help readers understand the ingredients that they put on their skin and the benefits of doing so. She not only helps to de-code language but also writes extensively on the myths and science surrounding natural ingredients. She also shares recipes of her favourite beauty foods!

Aloe Vera Face Scrub

INR 499 AT POPxo

Absolute Beauty: Radiant Skin and Inner Harmony Through the Ancient Secrets of Ayurveda

Pratima Raichur
Absolute Beauty: Radiant Skin and Inner Harmony Through the Ancient Secrets of Ayurveda
INR 1,091 AT Amazon
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If you've been fascinated by the world of Ayurveda, then you're probably going to receive a lot of happiness and knowledge after reading this book. It talks about the basics, the lifestyle choices we make, the food we choose to consume, the air we breathe and how they impact our skin. 

Bobbi Brown Makeup Manual: For Everyone from Beginner to Pro

Bobbi Brown
Bobbi Brown Makeup Manual: For Everyone from Beginner to Pro
INR 999 AT Amazon
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If there's one person who you need to learn everything about makeup from, it HAS to be Bobbi Brown! Each chapter has a step-to-step guide for makeup application and highlights some of the top beauty secrets only artists know. 

Hope you've added all these wonderful books to your cart! Happy reading. 

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