Face to Face, the follow-up to the bestselling beauty primer About Face, is the everyday style guide for every woman. Sought-after celebrity makeup artist Scott Barnes helps change up the usual go-to makeup routine with techniques for getting the perfect look during every transition of the day. What’s a sleek, work-appropriate face for the boardroom and client meetings? How do you take your work face up one notch for a dinner out? And what does it take to wow the all-night crowd and create your own red carpet glam? Scott shows readers with a variety of looks for all types and complexions. Step-by-step instructions make application simple and photos show before and after shots of just what is possible with some makeup magic brought to you by the relied-on makeup artist of Kim Kardashian, Jennifer Lopez, and more.
Currently, international celebrities compete for Scott Barnes' professional time. Jennifer Lopez, Julianne Moore, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jennifer Aniston, Lucy Liu, Kate Hudson, Courtney Cox, Jewel and Lil Kim are some of the leading ladies in music, film, and television who seek out Scott to design their latest looks. His work has been published on the magazine covers of Vogue, InStyle, Elle, Vanity Fair, Rolling Stone, and Premiere. Scott has also appeared on top national and regional television programs, including The Oprah Winfrey Show, Extra, Access Hollywood, and Good Day LA. In 2011, Scott embarked on a new chapter in his life, relocating from New York to Los Angeles. Visit him online at http://www.scottbarnes.com.
Alyssa Giacobbe grew up obsessed with fashion magazines and first began experimenting with makeup in the fifth grade with a 36-color eyeshadow palette and a preternaturally glamorous best friend. She has been writing and editing for magazines since 1998, when she landed her first job as an assistant editor at Elle. She has since held staffing positions at Harper's Bazaar, In Touch Weekly, Teen Vogue, and Boston, where she served as style director. As a freelance writer, she now covers a range of topics that include fashion, beauty, and celebrity for magazines like In Style, Lucky, New York, T: New York Times, Boston Globe Sunday Magazine, and Teen Vogue.