Lourdes Avila Uribe
August 01, 2017 12:28 pm

The beauty world will never truly get over the loss of visionary makeup artist Kevyn Aucoin — his stunning work and beautiful soul will always be revered as a touchstone for true artistry. His beauty book, Making Faces, is a staple in everyone’s collection, and now there’s a new way to enjoy his work: His eponymous brand has released the Kevyn Aucoin Beauty Making Faces Beauty Book, a makeup set that pays homage to the artist’s most famous work.

If you haven’t heard of it, Making Faces was released in 1997, and in it, not only did Aucoin share secrets like the basics of makeup application, and tips and tricks for creating a wide range of looks, but he featured some of the world’s most famous faces of the time like Gwyneth Paltrow, Cher, and Susan Sarandon transformed into the timeless beauties of old Hollywood like Elizabeth Taylor and Marilyn Monroe.

The Kevyn Aucoin Beauty Making Faces Beauty Book features the brand’s must-have cult products and new trend-setting shades for $75.

The book comes with three separate chapters that include: Chapter 1, Contour & Sculpt; Chapter 2, Blush & Define Face and Eyes; and Chapter 3, EmphasEYES.

EmphasEYES includes eight new eyeshadows in both matte and satin finishes. The Beauty Book will be available online at Sephora on August 4th, online at Barney’s New York on August 7th, and in all stores on August 11th.

The Kevyn Aucoin Beauty Making Faces Beauty Book is a gorgeous manifestation of Aucoin’s taste level and the quality of his work.

He is such a beloved figure in the beauty world, and it is so wonderful to see that his brand has continued to live up to his reputation and develop products that are innovative, beautiful, inclusive, and representative of Aucoin’s aesthetic.

Whether you’re a total newbie or a long time fan of Aucoin’s work and his brand, this is going to be a must-have for anyone who enjoys gorgeous makeup.

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