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This Illusion Makeup Artist Is Tripping Us Out


As someone who can barely draw a stick figure, visual artists that can create realistic images with ink, paint, or pencil endlessly impress me. But Korean artist Dain Yoon's talent is next level — and the coolest part is her face is her preferred canvas to showcase her surreal illusion art.

Whether recreating iconic works by masters or totally tripping us out with optical illusions, no one could blame you if you thought her selfies were the work of a clever Photoshop artist instead of a makeup artist with a very steady hand.

Source: Instagram @designdain

On her website, the 24-year-old from Seoul, South Korea, says, "People live in illusions. People see everything in their own subjective way," and it's this philosophy that drives her work.

"Since childhood, Dain had a knack for painting," her bio says. I'll say!