Ageless Beauty, The French Way.
While many women are passionate about the best skin care lines, hair treatments, and beauty practices, Clémence von Mueffling has that passion in her DNA. Both her mother and grandmother were beauty editors for French Vogue, and Clémence proudly continues their legacy in AGELESS BEAUTY THE FRENCH WAY, a luxurious, entertaining, unparalleled guide to every French beauty secret for all women.
Weaving wisdom from all three women with insiders tips from top beauty experts, Clémence shares both timeless and age-specific information in three categories—Jeunesse (20-35), Plénitude (35-55), and Maturité (55+)—creating a wonderful guide that any woman can use throughout her life.
As a Frenchwoman who has lived and worked in the US for the past ten years, Clémence is the ultimate translator, revealing French women’s secrets for an American audience. In AGELESS BEAUTY THE FRENCH WAY, she discusses:
• How to best apply your makeup depending on your age and which beauty rituals you should start while you’re still young
• No needles needed: The best non-invasive treatments for all ages
• Beauty travel tips: your travel-friendly-beauty-essentials
• Under the radar French rituals you need to know
• Who is Catherine Deneuve’s manicurist and her best tips for perfect hands this
• Why French girls have that little ‘je ne sais quoi’
• Why is your routine so important: prioritizing sleep, diet, exercise, and skincare, no matter the age
• 55+: What changes and how to look fabulous at any age
• Hair 101: from the key steps to properly clean your hair to the things you should avoid
Clémence launched the online magazine Beauty and Well-Being to great acclaim in 2014 and, as W Magazine writes, “Beauty is in Clémence von Mueffling’s blood.” Featuring numerous images by renowned fashion photographer Irving Penn throughout, AGELESS BEAUTY THE FRENCH WAY is the ultimate book of tips, products, practices and secrets that will teach women the most effective ways to let their beauty shine through.
About the Author
Clémence von Mueffling was born and raised in Paris. She studied economics and finance at the Université Dauphine in Paris and the prestigious ESCP-EAP program, during which she studied for a year each in Oxford, Madrid, and Paris. After finishing her business degree in Paris, she worked in marketing at Clarins, Puig, and Dior. She moved to New York City in 2007 and launched Beauty and Well-Being, an online magazine, to instant acclaim in 2014.
“A tell-all of insider secrets for ageless beauty, the French way.” ―Harper’s Bazaar
“Clémence has an innate sense of beauty and style. Her modern view on beauty and well-being is an incredible addition to the industry. It is no surprise that Clémence has such wonderful style and beauty knowledge as a third generation beauty icon. Her book is a magical guide, with expert advice in three categories Jeunesse, Plénitude and Maturité so women of all ages will feel it was specifically tailored to them.” ―Aerin Lauder, Founder & Creative Director of AERIN and Style & Image Director of Estée Lauder
“A delicious dose of effortless chic, timeless glamour, priceless beauty secrets, self-care―and self-confidence―from three generations of French beauty authorities.” ―Sarah Brown, Vogue Contributing Editor, writer, and beauty brand strategist
“A marvelous book! Clémence understands beauty in a sustainable way, not only for the short term. She eloquently explains that beauty is not a fight against age, but a way of life, with essential rituals. A comprehensive guide of meaningful tips for achievable results, Jeunesse, Plénitude, and Maturité is the real thing!!” ―Frederic Fekkai, co-founder of Bastide
“[Von Mueffling] is divulging a lifetime of beauty advice in her first book, Ageless Beauty the French Way… [and] leaves no part of the body unspoken for.” ―Women’s Wear Daily
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