Makeup can be incredibly powerful. Learning how to apply it and use different shades and products can enhance or even make any costume you want to do. Case in point: watch YouTuber and makeup artist Kiki G. turn herself into Ron Swanson from Parks and Recreation. Without makeup, she doesn’t look anything like the surly character, but with careful blending and application, she becomes Ron Swanson in the above video.
This transformation was from last year, but Kiki G. has many other videos illustrating what makeup can do on her YouTube channel — including this Arrested Development look:
Eink, E-paper, Think Ink – Collin shares six segments pondering the unusual low-power display technology that somehow still seems a bit sci-fi – http://adafruit.com/thinkink
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