After 15 years as Allure's editor-in-chief, Linda Wells has learned a thing or two about beauty --things that most beauty editors might not tell you. From how to keep lip gloss on longer than six minutes, to the quickest fix for blonde hair that's gone green, to step-by-step instructions on highlighting your own hair, Allure: Confessions of a Beauty Editor has all the answers. The book includes essential makeup techniques, sidebars, expert tips, emergency fixes, and information on how to get the best service or product for your money. Linda and her editors share every dirty secret, explode many common beauty myths, and give readers the honest truth about how to look their best. Allure: Confessions of a Beauty Editor will be the complete go-to beauty guide for the modern woman.
Linda Wells is the founding editor-in-chief of Allure. She began her journalism career at Vogue before joining the New York Times, where she was the beauty and food editor. Her work has helped redefine the once highly traditional genre of women's magazines