It’s not every day that we do a double-take while scrolling through Instagram, but we couldn’t help it when we came across Cătălina Hotin’s makeup looks on our feed, as they’re truly next-level works of art. What makes her creations so unique is the fact that most of them have an undeniable 3D quality to them, almost like they’re jumping out of the screen at you. Turns out, Hotin uses a combination of face paint and eyeliner to achieve this mesmerizing effect. And as far as where she sources her inspiration from, the answer is everywhere.
“Most of the time, I don’t have a particular idea in mind and I’ll just do the first thing that pops into my head and build on top of that. But other times, I’ll scroll through Instagram and Pinterest because I get really inspired by different artwork,” Hotin tells Allure. “I also get really excited by colors, shapes, and other makeup looks — the internet is such an amazing resource, and I think it’s so important to surround yourself with genuine creators that you admire.”
Speaking of which, one of her most recent graphic makeup looks (pictur Read More