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Editor’s Picks: 16 of the Best Skincare Books to Help You Learn More About Your Skin

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Best skincare books

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 in the process? Even better!

That’s why I created this guide. These skincare 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.

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Whether you’re new to caring for your skin, need help with 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 books to add to your reading list or home library.

The Best Skincare Books of 2023

Best skincare books

Best for Beginners

Let's Face It by Rio Viera-Newton
Skincare The New Edit by Caroline Hirons
Glow from Within by Joanna Vargas

Best for Skincare Science

Skincare Decoded by Victoria Fu Gloria Lu
The Scandinavian Skincare Bible by Johanna Gillbro
The Skincare Bible by Dr. Anjali Mahto