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Editor’s Picks: 18 of the Best Skincare, Health and Beauty Books to Add to Your Collection Now

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As much fun as it is to scroll through Instagram or TikTok, nothing can replace that warm, fuzzy feeling of curling up with a great book. And if you can learn something about skincare, health or beauty in the process? Even better!

That’s why I’ve created this list. These books do more than just look pretty on your bookshelf or coffee table—they’re actually full of useful tips, advice and recommendations to inspire changes in your daily routine.

The Skincare Edit Recommends

Whether you’re new to building a regimen, need help resolving a particular skin issue, or just want to learn more about ingredients, there’s something for everyone here. So keep scrolling to discover the best skincare, health and beauty books to add to your reading list or home library.

The Book Edit

The Best Skincare, Health and Beauty Books of 2021

Let's Face It by Rio Viera-Newton
Skincare Decoded by Victoria Fu Gloria Lu
Beyond Soap by Dr. Sandy Skotnicki
The Beauty Insider by Alison Young
The Park Avenue Face by Dr. Andrew Jacono
The Beauty Brief by Katie Service
Renegade Beauty by Nadine Artemis
Great Skin by Ingeborg van Lotringen
How to Heal Your Metabolism by Kate Deering
The Skincare Bible by Dr. Anjali Mahto
Glow from Within by Joanna Vargas
Skin Cleanse by Adina Grigore
The Best Skin of Your Life Starts Here by Paula Begoun Bryan Barron Desiree Stordahl
Skincare by Caroline Hirons
The Little Book of Skin Care by Charlotte Cho
Skin Deep by Bee Shapiro
Goop Clean Beauty by the Editors of Goop
Pretty Honest by Sali Hughes

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