Makeup can be transformational, and for those with sharp skills? Mind-bending. Canadian makeup artist Mimi Choy has once again proven herself the queen of optical illusion makeup by painting a 3D snake onto her lips.
Using just brow liners and a brow pencil, she managed to create one unbelievably lifelike makeup illusion.
The refined lip art’s 3D effect is enhanced by the shadowing Choy deftly places in all the right spots, making it seem like the serpent is slithering through her lips. Interestingly, Choy has only been in the makeup game for three years, leaving behind a career as a teacher to take up the craft.
Below some of her work:
Optical illusion never looked this hot!