Woman goes viral for using food as make-up

Woman goes viral for using food as make-up

From pantry to glam...

Woman trying out a food make-up trend
Woman trying out a food make-up trend/ ECR

Finally... some make-up that won’t cost an arm and a leg! 

TikTok has become a hub for creativity and make-up trends. Artists all around the world flock to the app to share their latest and greatest designs that will be seen on screens (and faces). 

One woman became an internet enigma after she opted to hit the supermarket instead of her local luxury make-up store. 

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From the beginning of time, food has been a traditional make-up product. We have all heard the tale of 'Snow White' whose lip combo is a strawberry! 

Check out this TikToker who nailed an effortless look thanks to cocoa powder, berries, broccoli, and more:

@karodall_ Rating food makeup trends: cacao powder bronzer, beetroot blush, broccoli freckles…. And more #makeuphacks #lipstick #ratingmakeup #foodmakeup #broccoli #rasberry ♬ 오리지널 사운드 - minlee 민리

As captured in the video above, this unique trend resulted in a 10/10 rating. How bizarre!

Karoline Dall is not the first to complete this trend but she definitely put her own spin on it. Many users have taken to the comments to remark how stunning this natural DIY make-up is.

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So there you have it! This is what the TikTok food face trend is all about. 

Who knows what will be next? One thing's for sure, as long as there's food in the pantry, you can serve up some stunning looks. 

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