In Branded Beauty, Mark Tungate follows the key companies and personalities that brought make-up to the masses, forever changing the way. Branded Beauty delves into the history and evolution of the beauty In this book, Mark Tungate explores how the beauty industry- soaps, hair. In Branded Beauty, Mark Tungate delves into the history and evolution of the Branded Beauty looks at the history of the beauty industry and considers its.

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He quickly gets to the modern age, though, giving brief bios of Helena Rubenstein and Charles Revson’s Revlon, who brought beauty products out of the kitchens of women and into a prominent place in the western world. The study of these businesses becomes a bit of sociological analysis especially when it comes to the manipulation of skin color through whitening creams on one end of the spectrum and bronzers on the other. Pages with related products.

Analyzing the marketing strategies used by those who create and sell beauty products, it visits the labs where researchers seek the key to eternal youth. Jun 07, Mahak Gupta rated it really liked it. Tunyate Cognac With Hennessy: This book really taught me a lot about the history of beauty, it was interesting and really well-written.

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Thanks for telling us about the problem. I have always loved cosmetics, using Tinker Bell cosmetics lip gloss, shiny nail polish, light and glittery blush when I was a kid and always purchasing new lipsticks, eye makeup, etc.


Between the setup of this book brandrd with history then marketing, then both and the publisher’s printing decision to put a double space after every paragraph, this was a very long read. Reviewed by Shannon Hopkins. Mark Tungate does a deep dive among major beauty retailers and brands, looking at how they were founded, what marketing mrk made them successful and what trends are expected to be popular one day.

Society has been changed by marketing to believe that youth, beauty and happiness are available in a bottle.

Only a small fraction of the price of cosmetics is actually spent on materials; packaging, advertising and promotion account for the rest.

With the advent of movies, makeup became something that was necessary for women to look their best, not something only fallen women wore. The Beauyt by Barry Werth. I expected a bit more in depth analysis on the social impact. Catherine rated it really liked it May 18, Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.


Branded Beauty: How Marketing Changed the Way We Look by Mark Tungate

I bet this book tackles those sorts of questions. Some brands were more interesting to me than others, and I took a careful interest in the brands I actually work with. In addition, each paragraph was very short so what should have been a quick book to get through was a laborious task and full of displeasure. If more people new about how really the beauty industry works and what they sell we would be harder to please and demand more transparency.

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“Branded Beauty: How Marketing Changed The Way We Look” by Mark Tungate Reviewed

In this book, Mark Tungate explores how the beauty industry- soaps, bbeauty products, perfume, makeup and skin concoctions- has pushed its way into a multibillion dollar business. I would recommend this book. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Not a tungzte or easy read, but a well-written text book that I’m so glad to have encountered.

Considering The Porsche Design Tower: Other editions – View all Branded Beauty: In the past, I usually just used lipstick and some blush but now concealer is a must. Very interesting, but not interesting enough to finish reading.

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While I was aware of all the gimmicks brands use to make us buy stuff we don’t need, I really enjoyed the backstories on many famous brands. The first half of the book describes the mzrk, usually from very humble beginnings, of industry legends such as Helena Rubinstein, Elizabeth Arden, Estee Lauder, Max Factor, and Charles Revson.

The hallmarks of youth and beauty such as pale skin,blond hair and rosebud cheeks seem to have changed little through past centuries.

This perfume will make you feel like you’re walking on a tropical beach. Like all beauty books I can recommend this to anyone, I loved it.

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