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Woman creates optical illusions with makeup

THE ASIAN AGE

Published : Aug 11, 2017, 12:22 pm IST
Updated : Sep 8, 2017, 10:04 am IST
Mimi Choi from Vancouver, Canada gave up teaching to create stunning optical illusions with makeup. (Photo: Instagram / Mimi Choi)
Mimi Choi from Vancouver, Canada gave up teaching to create stunning optical illusions with makeup.  (Photo: Instagram / Mimi Choi)
For her art, the canvas is a face and her paint is makeup so uniquely put to use. (Photo: Instagram / Mimi Choi)
For her art, the canvas is a face and her paint is makeup so uniquely put to use.  (Photo: Instagram / Mimi Choi)
Choi enrolled in a local beauty college to enhance her skills. (Photo: Instagram / Mimi Choi)
Choi enrolled in a local beauty college to enhance her skills.  (Photo: Instagram / Mimi Choi)
She manipulates makeup to create shadows and crazy effects. (Photo: Instagram / Mimi Choi)
She manipulates makeup to create shadows and crazy effects.  (Photo: Instagram / Mimi Choi)
Choi used ink liner, Aqua XL pencils and Aquarelle to create this look that took 1.5 hours. (Photo: Instagram / Mimi Choi)
Choi used ink liner, Aqua XL pencils and Aquarelle to create this look that took 1.5 hours.  (Photo: Instagram / Mimi Choi)
A chopped up makeup illusion. (Photo: Instagram / Mimi Choi)
A chopped up makeup illusion.  (Photo: Instagram / Mimi Choi)
Dog muzzle makeup creation inspired by artist Sabastian Niedlich. (Photo: Instagram / Mimi Choi)
 Dog muzzle makeup creation inspired by artist Sabastian Niedlich.  (Photo: Instagram / Mimi Choi)
Split face makeup illusion. (Photo: Instagram / Mimi Choi)
Split face makeup illusion. (Photo: Instagram / Mimi Choi)

Tags: makeup, art, optical illusions, Mimi Choi, Instagram