Make up gurus are huge on YouTube, and Michelle Phan is one of the top in the field. As a fun gag, three men of Mashable attempted to follow Phan’s instructions for smokey eye shadow. Already, the video has garnered over 400,000 hits over the weekend.
How-to make up videos have grown from a couple make up gurus to one of the largest, and most popular genres on YouTube.
YouTuber Tadele Smith went viral last week with this hilarious feminist make up tutorial parody. Using the same style and flow of most gurus, she explains to her viewers how to put on the perfect make up to ‘give you the upper hand in defeating your male enemies.’
Even she admits she never expected her parody to become so popular, and never intended to offend anyone.
“It’s honestly not supposed to be serious or be taken seriously. It’s meant to play on some common misconceptions about feminism.”
In less than a week, she has accumulated over a quarter million views.
Even as a man, Johnny Depp is known for wearing outrageous amounts of makeup to create his unique, one-of-a-kind characters.
Makeup guru Tamang Phan is famous for her near perfect transformations online, and for her latest project, she took on Johnny Depp. Somehow, with some serious time and effort, she turned herself into Edward Scissor Hands, Captain Jack Sparrow, and Willy Wonka.
Using 1,200 bottles of nail polish, Kia took 25 days creating stop animation slides on finger nails. After drawing on each 900 nail for two hours each, they had created the very first car commercial animation all drawn on nails for their new Kia Picanto car. The commercial is featured on YouTubeTrends.