- A local make-up artist has started a "31 Days of Halloween" challenge where she cosplays as different characters in pop culture
- @slimgirlsupreme has been uploading videos on various social media from 1 October of her portraying her favourite characters
- Some notable characters so far are The Mask and renowned horror doll, Chucky
A Johannesburg-based make-up artist is doing body paint cosplay for each day leading up to Halloween, 31 October. @slimgirlsupreme has been posting her amazing transformations on TikTok, Twitter and Instagram every day since the start of October.
Her first look on 1 October, was The Mask from the popular movie starring Jim Carrey. @slimgirlsupreme used body paint to create the iconic yellow suit worn by Carrey's character as well as the white shirt and patterned tie.
So far she's also done Nemesis from renowned game and movie series Resident Evil, Chucky and Tiffany from the Chucky horror movies, an illusion look she titled "My Anxiety" and her most recent was the Colossal Titan from famed anime and manga series, Attack on Titan.
Take a look at her cosplays and some reactions from Saffa tweeps below:
"I honestly still cannot believe how TALENTED you are. You get better and greater every time. Bless your hands and your craft!"
"I don't know man, I can't get over how incredible your work is. Every video just has me feeling like WOW! I hope all doors will open for you cause this is mad skill!!"
"No way, you are absolutely sick, wow. This is amazing."
"All this hard work in just 15 seconds. Content creation must be hard hey. This is too fire."
"Your work >>>>>>>>"
In other news about local make-up artists, Briefly.co.za recently reported on a student and beauty YouTuber that was featured on Maybelline USA's website. A Durban-based Master's Degree student has been featured on the USA Maybelline website.
27-year-old Sheinna Mungroo is a Beauty YouTuber and Human Resources Consultant. Mungroo was approached by the brand after she used their products. In one of many videos on her YouTube channel, Beauty by Sheinna Mungroo, the young student used Maybelline products to do an easy yellow eyeshadow look.
This is what caught the eye of Maybelline New York as they commented on her post. Mungroo is currently featured on the Maybelline New York website under the "Beauty Influencer Shop This look" section. This section explores makeup looks, tutorials, and videos with an array of Maybelline products.
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