Lipstick: A Celebration of the World's Favorite Cosmetic

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St. Martin's Press, 1999 - Reference - 228 pages
The book for every woman who can't leave home without her lipstick.

What is it about lipstick? It appears on the counters of drug and department stores with the come-hither wink of candy and chocolate. There's something about the way it looks and feels. There's a ritual to putting it on. It's like a drug. An instant fix for sex appeal and glamour. It's a bite-sized magic wand.

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For anyone who is a lipstick addict or wants to understand the lipstick addict in their life. It is a short and funny introduction to what lipstick is, how it's been with us since the beginning of ... Read full review

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About the author (1999)

Jessica Pallingston is a certifiable lipstick addict and owns over one hundred tubes. She lives in New York City.

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