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I love Jemma Kidd Make-up Master Class and Bobbi Brown Makeup Manual. If I had to choose one, though, I'd go with the Jemma Kidd book. The photographs are gorgeous and it goes into pretty good step-by-step details.
1. Don't Go to the Cosmetic's Counter Without Me by Paula Begoun
2. Living Beauty by Bobbi Brown
3. Bobbi Brown Makeup Manual
4. Best in Beauty by Riku Campo
5. The Miracles of Makeup Techniques by Eve Pearl
6. How Not To Look Old by Charla Krupp